SHADYSIDE, OH – Selling Ohio Lottery for one year now, the owners of Convenient Food Mart, Anthony and Mary Ann Benedetta, have worked closely with their sales representative, learning the best practices in order to be successful Lottery retailers. Located at 4115 Central Avenue in Shadyside, the Ohio Lottery is pleased to recognize Convenient Food Mart # 3887 as Retailer-of-the-Week for the week of October 31, 2016.
The Benedettas say three words describe their business: react, relax and repeat. They react by always asking for the sale. They provide a pleasant atmosphere for scratching instants with their dedicated lottery play area. They strive to make all of their customers repeat ones. Recently, they had a belated grand opening to the business, which they say was very successful.
“We strive to accommodate every customer no matter how big or small the sale. We have worked closely with our sales representative, Bill Boston, to learn the best practices to pertaining to lottery. Everyone at our location can operate the lottery terminal,” says Mary Ann. “We cash every ticket when possible and activate and rotate our instant games to give everyone a chance to play their favorite instants. We use all signage and most importantly, listen to our sale representative.”
Bill says they have grown their sales in just a year with the designation of a dedicated lottery play area, to activating new games promptly. Convenient Food Mart carries 20 instant games, with a weekly sales average of $4,892 for instant and on-line games.
Convenient Food Mart will be recognized on Cash Explosion®, the Ohio Lottery’s TV game show, on November 5, 2016. Belmont County residents can tune into Cash Explosion® on their local cable TV station. The Cash Explosion show is carried on 13 stations across the state every Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
Congratulations Convenient Food Mart #3887!