By : Steven O'Toole
October 22, 2018 08:00 AM
I spent most of last week in Las Vegas, attending the annual National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) Show with more than 25,000 of my industry colleagues. I look forward to this event every year for unparalleled learning and networking opportunities.
This is a particularly exciting time to be in the business, and although there are challenges that come with the changes in consumer behavior, regulatory environments, and technology, there is also incredible opportunity for those who are willing to seize it. I was fortunate to participate as a panelist in several educational sessions, as well as attend the networking events, exhibits, and conversations with industry leaders. Four key common threads emerged:
Whether you’re a c-store brand large or small, and no matter what’s on the runway for your near- and long-term future, I think these themes are universally applicable across the industry. To learn more about what NCR is doing to help retailers address some of these areas or to talk about issues important to your business that I may have missed, please visit us at www.ncr.com/futureproof-forecourt or contact our team at +1 404-649-0769.