Georgia Association of Convenience Stores

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    2019 Convention Rewind

    ​July 11, 2019

    Thank you to everyone who joined us at the Omni Amelia Island for our “Rising Tides” Convention. Attendees were able to build camaraderie, hear from industry experts and state legislators, and participate in our tabletop show. 

    Congratulations to our Supplier of the Year Winner Laura Byrd, Georgia Lottery Corporation (pictured).

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    A Special Thank You to Our Convention Sponsors!

    Diamond:

    Altria Group Distribution Company * Coca-Cola Bottling Company United * PepsiCo * R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company

    Platinum:

    Core Mark International * Eagle Rock Distributing Company * MillerCoors * Swisher International, Inc. * Variety Amusement

    Gold:

    Eby-Brown Company * Georgia Beverage Association * The H.T. Hackney Co. * Snyders-Lance, Inc.

    Silver:

    Anheuser-Busch, Inc. * Colonial Coffee Roasters, Inc. * Georgia Lottery Corporation * Swedish Match North America

    Bronze:

    Charles L. Ruffin of Baker Donelson * CITGO Petroleum Corporation * Corona Extra * Flowers Bakeries / Mrs. Freshley’s * McLane Company * MECO of Atlanta, Inc. * Point to Point Environmental * Royal Cup Coffee & Tea * S & D Coffee & Tea * Scandinavian Tobacco Group-Lane Limited * Stewart Distribution * Turkey Creek Snacks * Utz / Golden Flake Snack Foods

    Patron:

    BIC Consumer Product * Florida Rock & Tank Lines, Inc. * Lil Drug * North American Money Order Company, Inc. * S&ME, Inc. * SRP Companies * Valero Marketing and Supply * W. L. Petrey Wholesale Co., Inc.

    Thank You to Our Silent Auction Donors:

    Atlanta Beverage * BIC Consumer Products * Campbell Snacks/Snyders-Lance * Clipper Petroleum * Colonial Coffee * CSC ServiceWorks * Eagle Rock * Eby-Brown Company * Essentia Water * GACS * Georgia Lottery Corporation * Golden Pantry Food Stores * The H.T. Hackney Co. * Kellogg’s Company * Leon Farmer & Company * MECO of Atlanta, Inc. * Monster Energy Company * National Tobacco * Omni Hotels * Patriot Capital * Peanut Patch Boiled Peanuts * Pepsi Beverages Company * Point to Point Environmental * Reed Schmeelk & Family * S & D Coffee & Tea * Scandinavian Tobacco Group * Sea Glass Fine Art Photography * Sharon Shuford * SMART Software * Valero Marketing and Supply * Variety Amusement Services, LLC

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    Small Business Day 2019 Recap

    ​May 1, 2019

    On April 25, 2019 GACS co-sponsored Small Business Day with the National Federation of Independent Business and Georgia Craft Brewers Guild at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. We were proud to welcome Senator David Perdue and Governor Brian Kemp, along with state legislators and members of the Georgia’s First Commission. It was a great opportunity for members to discuss industry issues with elected officials.

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    GACSPAC 2019 Golf Tournament Rewind

    ​April 29, 2019

    Thank you to everyone who participated in our annual golf tournament, April 16 at Jekyll Island Golf Club! We appreciate your support with the tournament and our first “booze toss” benefiting the Education Foundation!

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    Special thank you to The H.T. Hackney Co for donating food, Scott Greene, Meco of Augusta and his team for grilling, and Terry Murray, Coca-Cola for donating his grill!

    Thank You to Our Sponsors

    Aden’s Minit Market * Altria Group Distribution Company * Anheuser-Busch * Atlanta Petroleum Equipment Company * Bagwell & Spears, Inc. * BIC Consumer Product * Blue Bell * Central Industries Equipment * Circle K * Clipper Petroleum, Inc. * Coca-Cola Bottling Company United * Core Mark International * Eagle Rock Distributing Company * Eby-Brown Company * Enmark Stations, Inc. * Florida Rock & Tank Lines * Fresh Start Convenience * Friendly Express, Inc. * Friendly Gus * Frito-Lay, Inc. * General Mills * Golden Pantry Food Stores * Guardian Fueling Technologies * HFW Distributors * Hunt Brothers Pizza * Jet Food Stores of Georgia, Inc. * Jones Petroleum Company * McLane Company * MECO of Atlanta, Inc. * Moore Colson * Mrs. Freshley’s Snacks * National Tobacco Company * North American Money Order Company, Inc. * Old Clinton Gas * Parker Companies * Partners Risk Services South * Pepsi Beverages Company * PetroSouth, Inc. * Phoenix Research Industries * Pit Stop Convenience Centers * Point to Point Environmental * R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company * Royal Cup Coffee & Tea * S & D Coffee & Tea * Savannah Distributing * South Ga. Beverage * Spalding Amusement Company * SPATCO Energy Solutions * Sprint Foods, Inc. * SRP Companies * Susie Q’s Foods * Swedish Match North America * Swisher International, Inc. * Tash Communications * The H.T. Hackney Co. * Utz/Golden Flake Snack Foods * Variety Amusement Services, LLC

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    Thank You to Our 2019 Golf Sponsors

    ​April 4, 2019

    On April 16 we will hold our annual golf tournament in Jekyll Island. Special thank you to our tournament sponsors!

    Aden’s Minit Market * Altria Group Distribution Company * Atlanta Petroleum Equipment Company * Bagwell & Spears, Inc. * BIC Consumer Product * Central Industries Equipment * Clipper Petroleum, Inc. * Coca-Cola Bottling Company United * Core Mark International * Eagle Rock Distributing Company * Eby-Brown Company * Enmark Stations, Inc. * Friendly Express, Inc. * Frito-Lay, Inc. * Golden Pantry Food Stores * Guardian Fueling Technologies * HFW Distributors * Jet Food Stores of Georgia, Inc. * Jones Petroleum Company * McLane Company * MECO of Atlanta, Inc. * Moore Colson * Mrs. Freshley’s Snacks * National Tobacco Company * North American Money Order Company, Inc. * Pepsi Beverages Company * PetroSouth, Inc. * Point to Point Environmental * R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company * Royal Cup Coffee & Tea * S & D Coffee & Tea * Savannah Distributing * South Ga. Beverage * Spalding Amusement Company * SPATCO Energy Solutions * Sprint Foods, Inc. * SRP Companies * Swedish Match North America * Swisher International, Inc. * The H.T. Hackney Co. * Variety Amusement Services, LLC

    We’d also like to thank The H.T. Hackney Co. for donating food, Meco of Augusta for grilling, and Terry Murphy, Coca-Cola for providing a grill.

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    Exhibitor Early Bird Registration Ends March 31

    ​March 25, 2019

    Calling all vendor partners!

    Join us September 12 for the Southern Convenience Store and Petroleum Show to meet with key decision makers and showcase your products and services to over 500 retailers from across the state. Register by March 31 to receive discounted early bird rate!

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    New This Year: Exhibitors can gain additional exposure through our new sponsorship opportunities. Download sponsorship form..

     

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