May 27, 2018

When Mother Nature strikes 7-Eleven

Most people consider words about the weather to fall into the small talk conversation starter category. But for convenience store operators, it’s serious business, not idle chatter.

From blizzards to heat waves and floods to wildfires, severe storms and extreme events involving the elements can threaten a c-store operator's bottom line as well as their safety. Planning for and ta;king about these Mother Nature-induced adversities can soften the blow.

Read more about this topic, which I explore in further detail, in my newest article for CSP Magazine, available here.