Convenience Corner

 

Convenience Corner showcases the dynamic convenience retail environment. Join the conversations on all things retail, NACS and convenience brought to you by industry experts and guests.

Summer Drive Is Here NEW

Costs are high, but so is the desire to hit the road and make memories.

May 24, 2022   read

By Chrissy Blasinsky





When Were Gas Prices Low?

Gas prices have surged past $4 a gallon. What caused previous peaks and valleys with prices?

March 7, 2022   read

By Jeff Lenard

Fuels 



Will We See $4 Gas?

NACS cannot predict gas prices, but we can share insights from industry experts on how much consumers could be paying at the pump.

January 17, 2022   read

By Chrissy Blasinsky



Who Makes Money Selling Gas?

There is no “average” fuel retailer, so all the costs that go into a gallon of gas vary from station to station.

November 12, 2021   read

By Jeff Lenard

Fuels 




It’s About the People

Sixty years after NACS began, one thing still rings true to today.

August 6, 2021   read

By Chrissy Blasinsky



We Heart Trade Shows

NACS staff looks back on some of their memorable trade show experiences.

May 5, 2021   read

By Chris Blasinsky


Make 4/20 a Green Day

Taking advantage of an existing event can help your sales grow like weeds.

April 14, 2021   read

By Jeff Lenard




Our Crystal Ball for 2021

Whether through weak signals or a steam roller, the convenience retail industry is experiencing unique trends and possibilities.

January 11, 2021   read

By Jeff Lenard