Closing General SessionLocation: Grand Ballroom BC
$5-a-gallon gasoline, rising interest rates, labor challenges, political gridlock. How are retailers to grow amidst all this chaos?
This panel brings four distinct business models, all primed on growth and premiumization while recalibrating to address increasing consumer concerns and a likely recession.
Since emerging from the Covid-induced recession in the Spring of 2020, the U.S. economy has enjoyed robust growth. With this growth has come supply shortages, labor shortages, and rising inflation and interest rates. In this presentation we look at how convenience store operators have navigated these challenges and what their resulting performance has been.