Industry Events

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Retail Leader of the Year

October 5, 2021

Palmer House, Chicago

Join the festivities in Chicago as we honor CSP's 2021 Retail Leader of the Year. Seat reservations are available for the reception and recognition dinner. Last year's RLOY celebration honored Brian Hannasch, President and CEO of Alimentation Couche-Tard (Circle K).

For more information, contact Mike Marino, Senior Director, Trade Relations.


C-Store Foodservice Forum

November 1-3, 2021

Loews Hotel, Chicago O'Hare

Focused on the total foodservice and food-to-go needs of c-store retailers across the U.S., C-Store Foodservice Forum offers the latest research from key industry thought-leaders. Topics range from shaping a successful foodservice experience to recovery in a post-pandemic world. C-Store Foodservice Forum also features live cooking demonstrations, 1-1 networking meetings, innovative new research from Technomic and much more.

For more information, visit the Registration Site. or contact Mike Marino, Senior Director, Trade Relations.


Tobacco/OTP + CBD Forum

November 17-18, 2021

Hyatt Regency, Miami

Discussing the total economic and environmental state of the Tobacco/OTP and CBD industries to help retailers understand what these categories mean for future sales and profits. This meeting is for retailers across convenience, mass, drug and grocery. Come to network and learn from from experts sharing the latest sales data, consumer usage rates, the changing legal landscape and compliance issues.

For more information, contact Mike Marino, Senior Director, Trade Relations.


Convenience Retailing University

February 23-25, 2022

Rosen Centre, Orlando, FL

CRU returns in-person featuring designated category education for 8 different tracks, customer-centric data, industry expert insights, solutions and opportunities to forge relationships between buyers and sellers.

For more information, contact Mike Marino, Senior Director, Trade Relations.


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Outlook Leadership

August 8-10, 2022

Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville, NC

The Outlook Leadership conference is the convenience industry’s premier, invitation-only event assembling key decision makers and financial partners in an environment designed for and dedicated to networking. Hear from unique industry thought leaders and experts who've captured and capitalized on our diversified industry landscape.

For more information, visit the Outlook Leadership event site.


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