Zenput Announces Inaugural Convenience Store AGILITY Summit

New virtual event brings together operations leaders to share strategies for navigating change and serving customers in new ways to drive growth.


San Francisco, Calif. - April 6, 2020 — Zenput, the global leader in operations execution solutions, today announced that the company’s 2021 Convenience Store AGILITY Summit will take place on April 20, 2020. This inaugural summit, a virtual gathering of multi-unit convenience store operators, will include sessions with operations leaders and industry experts who will share rapidly emerging best practices that are taking hold in a number of areas and how to turn new initiatives into the right actions on the ground, across every location.

“This past year highlighted the need for convenience store operators to be agile which meant quickly shifting strategies and then figuring out how to roll out new initiatives and processes almost overnight,” said Vladik Rikhter, CEO of Zenput.

“In such a challenging environment, it’s been so inspiring to see so many of the operators that we work with not only rising to the challenge but continuing to innovate and find new ways to grow.  We’re hosting this summit to bring together operations leaders across the industry to share ideas on how to better position every operator for success in the future.”


Keynote speakers for the event will include:

  • Melissa Wilson, Industry Analyst at Technomic, will share findings from a new research study to be released at the event, the 2021 Convenience Store Operations Report
  • Tom Hart, Convenience Store Lead at Zenput will discuss innovative approaches to operations with a panel of top operators


Additional sessions will include virtual talks with operations leaders from brands including Global, Jiffy Trip, Hutchinson Oil, High’s of Baltimore, and others who will share their perspectives and opportunities to unlock value for customers in a range of areas including: 

  • Fresh food offerings & food safety
  • Loss prevention / asset management
  • HR - Risk management
  • Regulatory & compliance
  • COVID-19 protocols
  • Technology & the store of the future

Registration to the Summit is free. Visit www.cstore-agility-summit.com/ for a more information and to register. 



About Zenput

Zenput is how top operators elevate team execution in every store. Restaurant, retail, and other multi-unit operators such as Smart & Final, Chipotle, P.F. Chang’s, Domino's, and 7-Eleven use the platform to automate how operating procedures, public health and food safety protocols, and other key initiatives are rolled out and enforced. Supporting 50,000 locations in over 40 countries, Zenput turns strategy into action faster and equips teams to deliver on it. For more information, visit zenput.com.