Meal kits, Kombucha and snacks for delivery: Convenience stores are getting a makeover

New York( CNN Business) America’s convenience store are trying to shake off their reputation as gas stations with hot dogs on rollers and Slurpees inside.

Chains such as 7-Eleven, Wawa and QuikTrip are sprucing up stores, adding online delivery and offering craft brews and meal kits to woo customers.

“It’s a huge switch from what we would have historically thought to see in[ convenience] stores. It’s more than just your salty snacks and a can of soda, ” said Catherine Lang, who coverings the industry at Kantar. “Now I can go in and get a meal on my style home from work. I can also grab private-label wine.”

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