Register for the most compelling Convenience Retailing University event yet
Convenience retailing is evolving rapidly, prompted by changing consumer demands, product innovation and competitive intensity, not only from within the channel but also from other retailers and foodservice providers. In response, convenience stores need to remain flexible to accommodate new and higher demands. Convenience Retailing University is the only event where you’ll uncover the right solutions alongside 500 of your industry peers and meet the right partners who can help you conquer convenience. You’re sure to come away with new strategies to explore and different approaches to implement.
The Renaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa offers 320 guest rooms, including 46 suites. This hotel and conference center offers “everything under the sun,” with designs in rich colors inspired by desert sunsets and contemporary accents and furnishings. Located next to Westgate City Center, Jobing.com Arena and the University of Phoenix Stadium near Glendale Avenue and Loop 101, the Renaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa is surrounded by a multitude of restaurants, shops and entertainment options.
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“I enjoy the quaint setting of select manufacturers so you get a better chance to interact and ask questions.”Bill Ripley
Director of Marketing,
Stop-N-Go of Madison
“The speakers get better every year! I want to thank you for the general-session speakers and even more for the breakout speakers.”Lundy Edwards
“This is one of the best events I have ever attended within the convenience-store industry. Great information and very strong speakers.”Madalena Morgan
Director of Convenience Store Operations,
Bobby and Steve's Auto World
“The networking is terrific! I love the small format and the varied breakout sessions.”Ruth Ann Lilly
Senior Category Manager,
Sunoco, Inc. (ETP)
“I consider CRU as one of the most well-run conferences in the c-store channel.”Casey McKenzie
Senior Principal Consultant,
Impact 21 Group
“The ideas and useful information we use and apply to our locations or the way we do business are the reasons we come back to CRU.”Ed Wazney
Director of Marketing,
“The conference was a great experience that allowed me to bring a lot of valuable information back with me.”Ashley Moser
Director of Operations,
Clinard Oil Company
“Always an interesting event, relevant speakers and topics for our business.”Fred Faulkner
Director of Sales & Marketing,
Jaco Oil Co. / Fastrip Food Stores
“I thought the entire event was well-organized. Great presentations and a good variety of people from different levels of the organization.”John Velez
Registration & Hotel Assistance
Senior Manager, Meetings and Events
Director, Trade Relations, Convenience
Manager, Sponsor Relations