Fraying Ties

Francella, Barbara Grondin
October 2007
Convenience Store News;10/22/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 13, p107
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the relationship between branded fast food restaurants and convenience stores (c-stores). The partnership was not beneficial for all the retailers and quick service restaurants (QSRs), as the c-stores started developing its own branded proprietary foodservice programs. Joe Pawlak, vice president of Technomic Inc., a consulting company based in Chicago, Illinois, many c-store operators have learned to operate foodservice through their relationships with QSRs.


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