Event information

The NACS Insight Convenience Summit – Europe is the European and international conference and exhibition for the convenience and fuel retailing industry. For more than 16 years, this event has brought retailers and suppliers from over 23 countries in Europe and around the world together.

The goal of the Summit is to provide retailers with innovative ideas and strategies to grow sales, attract new customers, build their brands and improve their bottom lines.  With a unique view into the advanced European convenience market, the event offers a range of views on current and future thought leadership and best practices. The hallmark of this event has always been a warm, open environment with a wonderful sense of community –  making it one of the most enjoyable and productive events of its kind. It’s what you would expect from an event for the industry hosted by the industry; it’s built around the core values of the NACS organisation – knowledge and connections.

In 2017 the NACS Insight Convenience Summit – Europe will be held in Zurich and London, 11–16 June.

The event program features:

  • Presentations from industry leaders
  • Educational sessions: retailer hosted case studies focused on relevant issues
  • Exhibition: a chance to discover new products and services, including the Cool New Products display
  • The International Retailer of the Year awards dinner and ceremony
  • Retail Study Tours: discover innovative retail formats and see new ideas for your business
  • Networking: connect with industry peers

The Venues

In 2017, the London portion of the Summit returns to the St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel, a luxury London icon & a model of modern hospitality. Behind the fairytale façade that Sir George Gilbert Scott fashioned for the Midland Grand is a 5-star London hotel like no other – one that mingles Victorian splendor with contemporary style and service. Step inside the spectacular glazed entrance hall where Victorian high society once alighted from horse-drawn cabs, and later, glide down the famous grand staircase to dinner in the Gilbert Scott Restaurant, the brilliant,fresh brasserie cuisine of Marcus Wareing awaits.

In Zurich, the Summit will take place at (to be forthcoming soon).