Georgia Association of Convenience Stores

News & Announcements

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    GACS Members Meet at the Capitol

    ​On January 28, members of the GACS Board of Directors visited the State Capitol to meet with their respective legislators and discussed industry issues.

    Pictured left to right: Senator Burt Jones, Natalie Jones (Jones Petroleum), Jennie Nesspor (GACS), Ed Hong (Clipper Petroleum), Angela Holland (GACS), Brian Griffith (Golden Pantry Food Stores), Rob Patterson (Mini-Foods, Inc.), and  Lt. Governor Casey Cagle

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    Gas Customers Evolve in How They Shop for Price

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 2, 2014

    Contact:  Jeff Lenard (703) 518-4272 jlenard@nacsonline.com

    Gas Customers Evolve in How They Shop for Price

    ALEXANDRIA, VA – Price remains the dominant reason why consumers buy gas at a particular location, but how consumers shop for that price is shifting, according to the results of a new consumer survey released today by the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS).

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    Rep. Kingston with GACS

    Representative Jack Kingston joined GACS members at the 2013 NACS Show in Atlanta, GA. This was a great opportunity to put a face on the industry​.

     Rep. Kingston with GACS Members

    Rep. Kingston with GACS Members

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    2013 GACSPAC Sporting Clay Rewind

    ​GACS recently held it’s second annual Sporting Clay Tournament at Big Red Oak Plantation in Gay, GA.

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    Press Release: Study Shows Georgia Consumers Have Benefited From Passage of Swipe Fee Reform

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    CONTACT: Jim Tudor - Georgia Association of Convenience Stores (GACS) - 770-736-9723

    Email: jtudor@aol.com

    DEBIT CARD SWIPE FEE REFORM GIVES BIG BOOST TO GEORGIA’S ECONOMY

    Study Finds Cutting Debit Fees Saved Georgia Consumers $163.5M in Lower Prices & Created 1046 New Jobs

    DALLAS, GA —According to a new economic report released today by the Merchants Payments Coalition, debit card swipe fee reform has accomplished much of what Congress intended when it passed debit reform legislation in 2010 by pumping a significant infusion of savings and jobs into state economies across the country.

    The report, named The Costs and Benefits of Half a Loaf: The Economic Effects of Recent Regulation of Debit Card Interchange Fees, can be found at the link below, or at the MPC web site, www.UnfairCreditCardFees.com.

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