C-Store Data Report

Pack Bev Insights from the Independent Convenience Market

The majority of dollar gains in Pack Bev came from Carbonated Soft Drinks in the last year, but the sub-category also contributed to 25.4% of unit losses!


Explore what is happening right now - dive deep into key packaged beverage categories and their performance in the independent c-stores.


By the end of 2020 there were over 150,000 c-stores in the US, 66% of those convenience stores were independent, whereas 22% were large chains operating more than 500 stores.

Statista 2023