For more than 12 years, NACUFS and PepsiCo Foodservice have teamed together to honor the Best in the Business campus convenience/retail store.
Recognizing leadership in product mix, marketing, layout, design and great new ideas, the C-Store Best in the Business competition provides an opportunity for college and university campuses to share stories of their latest improvements and highlight their retail and convenience store best practices. A DVD recording of the winning entries is made each year, providing a virtual tour of true trailblazers in collegiate neighborhood markets.
The following are the 2013 winners in these categories:
Honorable mentions were awarded to the following retail operations:
For additional information about the contest or award winners, contact Lori Mason, NACUFS director of education.
To order copies of the 2006-2013 C-Store Best in the Business DVDs, featuring the best practices of the winners in those years, download the publication order form (pdf) and return it to the NACUFS office. Copies of the 2006-2013 DVDs are available at a reduced price of $50 while supplies last. 2014 DVD's will be available beginning July 8, 2014 for $99 members/$149 non-members.