News & Work Shops help c-store operators stay on top of new technologies to manage their stores. BandyWorks uses data analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) to create innovate, simple-to-use services. These services  improve scan data rebates, promotions, shrink and age verification.  In order to explain the new stuff, we provide C-store operators with quick and impactful updates to explore new ways to grow and control their operations.

C-Store owners, operators and managers are overloaded. For example, they address hiring shortages, shrink, sales, age compliance and so many different technologies. In order to keep their time focused on growing sales and loss prevention, it is helpful to know the latest tools. BandyWorks offers c-store news & work shops from the convenience of your favorite phone or desktop. These short blogs and sessions allow busy people to learn new things is less time. The best operators take time to stay sharp.

Growing Your Business Through Successful Dealers – Southern New England Energy Conference Monday, Sept 24 10:00 AM

September 17, 2018 — 

Growing Your Business Through Successful Dealers – Southern New England Energy Conference Monday, Sept 24 10:00 AM Breakout Session C-Store Performance for Jobbers – Growing Your Business Through Successful Dealers  “C-Store Performance – The proven way to increase sales, simplify work and make time to grow.” Presented by BandyWorks CEO, Tom Bandy If the dealers to

Growing Your Business Through Successful Dealers - Southern New England Energy Conference Monday, Sept 24 10:00 AM

M-PACT Free Tickets – Store Performance Boot Camp

March 7, 2018 — 

Store Performance Boot Camp Opportunities, examples and action lists M-Pact Get Free Tickets – Store Performance Boot Camp Topic – “Five Store Performance Webinars – All in One Day”, presented by BandyWorks CEO, Tom Bandy Take one, or take them all. Four days available. Sign-up and bring your store managers. March 20, 2018 – Tuesday

Growing Your Business Through Successful Dealers - Southern New England Energy Conference Monday, Sept 24 10:00 AM

SE Petro Store Performance Workshop – Wednesday, March 7, 8:30 AM

February 27, 2018 — 

SE Petro Store Performance Workshop – Wednesday, March 7, 8:30 AM Opportunities, examples and action lists Spend 45 minutes to hear how top C-Store Operators are achieving dramatic results using common-sense management techniques. Topic –  “Managing Store Performance – Life is Too Busy to Waste Time”, Presented by BandyWorks CEO, Tom Bandy March 7, 2018, 8:30-9:30

BandyWorks has been Awarded as Softech's 2016 "Best Retail Business Intelligence Provider USA"!

BandyWorks has been Awarded as Softech’s 2016 “Best Retail Business Intelligence Provider USA”!

January 12, 2017 — 

  BandyWorks is happy to announce that Quik Data™, our Business Intelligence software suite that was built just for C-Stores, was announced the winner of Softech Magazine’s 2016 “Best Retail Business Intelligence Provider- USA” award.  Visit Softech to read the article they wrote  about us. BandyWorks has decades of custom and product development experience. Having expertise in

Accountability - Work Place Support for Staff - How to Deal with Domestic Violence

Accountability – Work Place Support for Staff – How to Deal with Domestic Violence

May 29, 2014 — 

When Domestic Issues Affect Work No matter how well a business operates there are circumstances that can occur beyond the control of an organization. It is important to have resources available to assist. One issue that is extremely difficult to address is domestic violence. Kiffy Werkheiser, of the James House, provides this information to help

Accountability lessons from prison

Accountability lessons from prison

April 19, 2014 — 

Standing in the Sally port waiting to enter Dillwyn Correctional Institute on a clear spring afternoon, a cold reality of prison life encloses each instructor. The course they are about to lead is an experiment to prepare inmates for successful re-entry to society. Can convicted felons operate a successful business after they complete their sentence?

Social Capital - A surprising reminder for entrepreneurs

Social Capital – A surprising reminder for entrepreneurs

April 11, 2014 — 

Social Capital – A surprising reminder for entrepreneurs. Dr. John Thomas of the UVA Cooper Center presented a summary of how communities are using a new approach to address challenging socio-economic situations at the Crater Community Hospice breakfast meeting at Virginia State University on April 2, 2014. The breakfast commemorated the 20th year of service to

Healthcare Big Data Trends

Healthcare Big Data Trends

April 10, 2014 — 

Examining our health system to see how Big Data can improve results What a great summary of how Big Data analytics, ETL and Dashboards can improve outcomes: Active decision making, statistical support for treatments, performance accountability, collaboration, regulatory compliance, remote service, planning, logistical support of operations. Read more on this article with our friends at

One year old

One year old

February 5, 2014 — 

We are delighted to announce the pending birthday of our newest addition to the BandyWorks family.  Vanessa Vinodh Kumar was born March 04, 2013.  Mom and Dad are as proud as can be!

Case Study: Get to the root of problems

Case Study: Get to the root of problems

February 5, 2014 — 

The Latino’s have coached accountability for two generations. Since the 70’s the Reliability Center has guided clients to the source of problems to pro-actively eliminate errors and increase production. BandyWorks Big Data team helps to manage the software to make this happen. Read The Full Case Study Here

The – ‘Accidental’ Sheetz Brand

The – ‘Accidental’ Sheetz Brand

August 10, 2013 — 

I had the good fortune to attend a Sheetz vendor meeting at which Joe Sheetz, the next CEO shared a bit of the history regarding the company’s valuable brand. He discussed how the brand was built ‘accidently’ rather than by a marketing plan. That is, it was created without specific intent. As I listened, I

Vinodh and Tom receive the Sheetz VIP Vendor 2013

Vinodh and Tom receive the Sheetz VIP Vendor 2013

August 7, 2013 — 

BandyWorks Sheetz VIP Vendor 2013 Tom Bandy received the award at the distribution center in Altoona, Pa. Each year the IT team shares their goals for the next year and recognizes vendors who helped them in the current year. Steve Winegardner, Programming Services Manager at Sheetz stated that he appreciated the flexible work and willingness