The industry’s leading c-store resource, with insights, analysis, proprietary research, and business intelligence that helps c-store retailers compete and thrive in an active and evolving segment.

Our industry-leading events and award programs include:

A dynamic online database that provides high quality sales leads to the C-store industry, the Directory of Convenience Stores contains detailed company profiles with thousands of key personnel across all leading C-store chains and a vast array of criteria for precise searches. DCS brands also include Directory of Convenience Stores ADVANTAGE, the Independent Convenience Stores Database, and Custom Database Services.

The Convenience Foodservice & Beverage Exchange is an invitation-only event completely focused on foodservice and on-the-go options at the c-store. Topics include new foodservice concepts, best practices in foodservice innovation and special research on consumer habits and how retailers’ can react to these behaviors.

Taking place during the annual NACS Show®, The Top Women in Convenience reception honors women in the c-store industry who have achieved excellence during the prior year.

Each year CSNews selects one honoree each from the retailer and supplier communities for induction into its Convenience Store Hall of Fame. This intimate awards gala reception, dinner and award ceremony celebrates outstanding men and women who have exhibited exemplary leadership and provided significant contributions to the convenience store industry.