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ON THE ROAD We Fuel America
The NACS Retail
Fuels Report was
developed to inspire
more open discussion about the
better understanding of the retail
fuels markets, and
help ease frustrations that consumers often experience
when gasoline prices increase. Now in its 15th year, the
report explains market conditions that affect gas prices—
and what to watch for in 2016. To read the report, visit
With about 39 million Americans
filling up every day, fuel dispensers have become one of several
targets for the theft of credit and
debit card numbers. Stay up to
date on the dangers of skimming
and how you can protect your
stores. Bookmark nacsonline.
Jeff Lenard, NACS vice president of strategic industry initiatives, recently spoke on a panel hosted by
the Hudson Institute, a Washington, D.C.-based think
tank. Lenard (far right) discussed “Expanding the Role
of Convenience Stores: An Industry and Public Health
Opportunity” (see photo below).
In March, Lenard presented a session at the Gulf Coast
Food & Fuel Expo titled, “What Gas Customers Tell Us—
And What It Means to You,” and shared findings from
our annual consumer fuel survey. Lenard speaks often
at events to help spread the word about reFresh, a NACS
initiative dedicated to providing insights about the contributions c-stores make to the communities they serve.
For more, visit nacsonline.com/refresh.
Scare Away Skimming
WeCare Decals are tamper-evident labels that help
retailers identify potential security breaches. Visit the
Resources tab at nacsonline.com/skimming to obtain
WeCare Decals for your fuel dispensers.
Jeff Lenard (far right) talks about the importance of our industry’s image.
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In February, NACS debuted a new podcast series, “
Convenience Matters.” The first episode, titled “New Cars and New
Fuels,” tackled new vehicles and technologies that will shape
the future automotive landscape, including a report from the
2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
Every Monday since then, NACS has released a new episode
covering another aspect of the convenience industry. Catch up
on episodes you may have missed by downloading “
Convenience Matters” at nacsonline.com/podcasts or via i Tunes.
• New Cars and New Fuels (Feb. 1)
• Making the Healthy Choice the Convenient Choice (Feb. 8)
• Is Hydrogen the Next Big Fuel? (Feb. 15)
• Convenience Stores in the Movies (Feb. 22)
• Congress Goes to Work (Feb. 29)
• Gas Prices: The Questions You Want Answered (March 7)
• Convenient by Design (March 14)
• And more…
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