sparklersSparklers Now on Sale
In 'legalized' counties,
stores with permits can
sell them until July 5
NYACS Wins Fire
Suppression Battle
Legislature rejects bill,
allows Code Council
ruling to stand

Why NYACS Opposed the Bill


JournalCoverNYACS 30th
Anniversary Journal
Chronicling the people,
products, issues &
events that made
NYACS a success!
Doug Galli
Re-Elected NYACS
Retail Board
CalendarCalendar of upcoming C-store industry events 
Regulatory calendar for New York convenience stores
Education Programs
Train your employees under New York Lottery's new underage sale prevention program
Access Online Certified Food Safety Training to meet 20-C food service licensing requirements
training graphic sqOnline Tobacco Sales Training to protect your tobacco and lottery licenses



Latest C-Store Industry News
NacsCapitolLogoAction Alert: Let Congress know you oppose move to repeal Durbin swipe fee reforms
minwageAppellate court upholds constitutionality of Cuomo's Fast Food Minimum Wage
FuelNYlogoCuomo: $12 million in state funding available for gas station backup generators downstate
sla logoGovernor Cuomo, State Liquor Authority to target use of fake IDs for underage drinking this summer
AmypicNYACS Vice President Amy Baldovin inducted into NY Convenience Store Hall of Fame
SNAPsqSpeak up! Tell Congress not to let USDA disqualify convenience stores from accepting SNAP
firesupNYS to partially lift fire suppression mandate for gas stations effective 10/3/16
minwageDramatic increases in NYS minimum wage approved by Governor Cuomo, Legislature
calorieBoard2FDA menu labeling mandate compliance date extended into 2017
gaspumpSeneca Indian gas station would cost >$1.6 million per year in lost taxes: NYACS
gaspumpSeneca Indian gas station in Niagara Falls a 'poke in the eye' to local retailers: NYACS
Common Sense Menu Labeling legislation passes House; Senate is next
Smokeless'Banning' flavored tobacco products would just shift sales to unregulated sources
minwageGov. Cuomo's schedule for increasing New York's minimum wage is unsustainable
Skimming deviceStatewide inspections find payment card skimming devices on 6 gas pumps
lottery logoNYACS to New York State: Shut down 'Jackpocket' mobile sales of lottery tickets
dec logo1-Year phase-in of UST Operator Training requirement begins; know your responsibilities
SchneidermanAGpicnewKingpin of huge cigarette smuggling ring nailed by A.G. Schneiderman on 198 counts
SenTimKennedysqState Senator on proposed fire suppression mandate reform: 'We're all gonna die!'
SenTimKennedysqNYACS to State Senator on fire suppression histrionics: 'You're all wet!'
License2015New DMV brochure familiarizes retailers with security features of redesigned driver's license 
Help wanted picNYACS Trading Post: Member convenience store job listings, stores and equipment for sale, and more
CO2Commercial buildings must install CO detectors; 1-year transition period permitted
leaky bucketNew York still has most severe cigarette smuggling in the nation, says Mackinac Center
StateCapitolphotoAbout Convenience PAC, the vehicle through which NYACS supports candidates for state office
Local Issues
air servTown of Hempstead wants gas stations to give away tire inflation services for free
microbeadsPersonal care products containing microbeads banned by 3 Western NY counties
K2New York City Council OKs penalties for retailers selling synthetic marijuana
Fatal shooting on Rochester street, let's blame a convenience store
plasticbagTo keep up with Rwanda, New Paltz bans retailers from giving shoppers plastic carryout bags