Welcome to your international convenience community

​Welcome to NACS, the U.S.-based convenience association, dedicated to advancing convenience and fuel retailing globally.

With our members doing business in more than 50 countries, this site is designed to address specific information needs of our international retailer and supplier members.

Here, you will find a wealth of information, from executive education opportunties to the NACS events calendar, to thought leadership and best practices from and for your region.

Our International Committees are comprised of retail and supplier leaders from around the world, dedicated to improving the global future of the convenience industry.

Global News

September 10, 2018
London’s LEON Crosses the Pond
Mediterranean food from the European healthy-eats chain arrives in the U.S. capital.
September 4, 2018
Coca-Cola’s Costa Acquisition Seen as ‘Wise Step’
Costa will give Coke a global coffee platform with nearly 4,000 retail outlets in more than 30 countries.  
September 4, 2018
Panasonic Moving From London to Amsterdam
The upcoming Brexit deadline has multinational firms exiting the United Kingdom.  
August 31, 2018
England Bans Sale of Energy Drinks to Kids
The government cited concerns about children drinking the sugary, high-caffeine beverages.  

What? So What? Now What?
A blog for the international NACS community.

NACS global convenience experts share information, thought leadership and best practices from the latest industry events and their firsthand experience visiting and reviewing innovative retail concepts around the globe. Come back weekly to discover insights from our NACS regional representatives as well as NACS staff. And make sure you join NACS as an international member so you can receive access to all past articles — and many other benefits!

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