Sustainability

Since the rise of the “green revolution” more than a decade ago, convenience retailers have increasingly developed and incorporated business goals and KPIs that focus on sustainability into their strategic plans. Today, managing energy costs and continued awareness of the environment drive successful sustainability programs and practices at convenience stores, and NACS resources provide retailers with information they can use to enhance their sustainability goals.

Latest News

February 14, 2020 NEW
This Week in Sustainability
New York retailers brace for plastic bag ban; BP sets net zero emissions goal; and food waste is worse than experts thought.
January 31, 2020
This Week in Sustainability
7-Eleven saves 2.7 million cups from the landfill; Del Monte adds story tags to fruit; and Coca-Cola says consumers still like plastic bottles.
January 27, 2020
This Week in Sustainability
Meijer’s app cuts food waste; Starbucks sets lofty sustainability goals; and Tyson launches a global coalition.
January 20, 2020
This Week in Sustainability
A Minneapolis bag fee takes effect; eight states raise EV fees; and PepsiCo hits a renewable energy milestone.