estate company that happened to sell hamburgers. Similarly, gas station owners need to understand that they own valuable real estate that just happens to sell gas.
How should c-store owners adjust to the new EV future?
Are gas stations just going to become electric charging stations? This is not likely at this point for two reasons: First, charging can take place at many different locations; home, retail stores, supermarkets, restaurants, lodging, parks. C-stores could lose a large part of their customer base as EV become popular.
Now is the time to start thinking about ways to add more offerings at your locations to diversify your cash flows, and also to determine whether you have good alternate uses for your site. CSI can help you review your current situation and determine your best path forward.