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

July 20, 2021
Retail Secrets to Trashing Less Food
More retailers are taking a hard look at how much spoiled or outdated foods are sent to landfills. 
July 13, 2021
Maine Lawmakers Pass Tough Sustainability Law
Retailers will have additional responsibilities regarding packaging waste.
July 12, 2021
Florida’s Farm Stores Head to Arizona
Made from recycled shipping containers and painted to look like a barn, the drive-thru c-store concept is expanding to the Arizona market.
July 2, 2021
Giant Eagle Sets Net Zero Carbon Emissions Goal
The chain wants to achieve 50% carbon neutrality by 2030 and net zero carbon emissions by 2040.

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