TSfloor 800x5302015 NYACS Trade Show

Thursday, May 14, 2015

The Oncenter, Syracuse NY


Exhibitor registration now available!

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Latest C-Store Industry News
minwageNY minimum wage rising to $8.75 January 1st; higher minimum salary, uniform allowance too
sparklerSparklers legalized in most of New York, but with lots of strings attached
firesupOnce again, gas station fire suppression issue punted by New York State Codes Council
wnysnowradarParts of Western NY buried under 3 to 6 ft. of snow; Attorney General only concerned about 'price gouging'
UnionSpringsLet's ban the sale of tobacco altogether, says Mayor of Finger Lakes village of Union Springs
plasticbagTo keep up with Rwanda, New Paltz bans retailers from giving shoppers plastic carryout bags
gaspumpNew York State Petroleum Business Tax rates to drop slightly January 1, 2015
FDAlogoSmoking cessation products can now be sold in convenience stores, wherever cigarettes are sold
dutchesssealDutchess County government-run gas station idea soundly defeated by legislative committee 
lottery2'Monopoly Millionaires Club' game launched by New York Lottery
XtramartLogoGlobal Partners to acquire Warren Equities, parent company of XtraMart Convenience Stores
manvapingNYC Councilman introduces bill to ban sale of flavored e-cigarettes, nicotine liquids
ClintonFoundationSoda companies supporting major initiative to cut beverage calorie consumption by 25% by 2020 
schneiderman picFDA's proposed e-cigarette regulations not tough enough, Schneiderman and 28 other Attorneys General say 
NiceNEasy logoNice N Easy Grocery Shoppes to be acquired by CST Brands of Texas
McCoy picAlbany County Executive vetoes bill banning tobacco sales in pharmacies
StateCapitolphotoAbout Convenience PAC, the vehicle through which NYACS supports candidates for state office
sla logoSLA to Oneida Tribe: No Sales Tax Certificate? No problem, here's your beer licenses!
lottery logo
Convenience stores help New York Lottery post record year, generating $3.2 billion for education 

Higher prepaid portion of sales tax on gasoline and diesel now in effect

StateCapitolphotoNYACS blocks new prepaid wireless tax, upstate gas station backup power mandate in new state budget
tobacco book graphNYS tobacco compliance rate reaches 95% -- highest ever -- according to Health Department
SNAP logoLearn about SNAP program changes impacting retailers under new Farm Bill       
Visit 'Fuel NY' Initiative Web Site to learn more about the State's gas station backup power program
CalendarCalendar of upcoming trade shows, golf tournaments and other C-store industry events 
weDownload 2015 WeCard catalog of tobacco training and reference materials
 Retailer Training 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