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

December 13, 2018 NEW
Cutting Edge Retail at Convenience Summit Asia
Learn firsthand how Chinese retailers stay ahead of the competition March 5-7, 2019.
December 12, 2018 NEW
Interest in Cooking Robots Accelerates
Japanese and U.S. retailers experiment with robotic foodservice equipment.
December 11, 2018 NEW
Amazon Go Planned for London
Flagship U.K. store—and first cashierless Amazon Go store outside the U.S.—will launch in London.
December 5, 2018
South Korean C-stores Work Together
The retailers have agreed “not to engage in cut-throat competition.”

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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