The Shifting Culture of Convenience

Lisanti, Linda
October 2006
Convenience Store News;10/8/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p77
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the opportunities for immigrants or New Americans in the convenience store industry in the U.S. People from Asia and Middle East are the recent immigrants to the U.S. Convenience store ownership is appealing to New Americans because it's an easy and affordable entry point into a growing business. Commercial banks are willing to help the New Americans because they have proven that their business models work and they are capable of paying off their debts.


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