C&I NZ Expo

C&I NZ 2019 is a trade only event and admission to the expo is free.

Retailers and suppliers from all banners and brands are welcome to attend any or all of the functions over these two days when the focus will be on convenience and impulse industry innovation and best practice.

Convenience & impulse operators from the broader convenience market should attend, including:

  • Management teams from the major convenience chains
  • Petroleum retailers
  • Independent chains
  • Stand-alone independents
  • Mini marts, dairies, newsagents and local community stores
  • Industry suppliers and wholesalers


What’s in it for visitors?

  • A single convenience-focused national event compressed into two days, showcasing best industry practice and cutting-edge innovation.
  • Industry education through two Symposium sessions which would cost hundreds of dollars to attend if staged commercially.
  • A unique chance to see, hear, touch, taste and smell the latest in convenience & impulse products, services and trends first hand.
  • C&I NZ 2019 is the only convenience industry-based event that is open to retailers and suppliers across all banners and brands. The general public is not admitted
  • A chance to network with major retailers and suppliers at the Convenience Cocktails event.
  • Convenient hours, mid-week timing at a central location, close to public transport and accommodation.


C&I Industry Symposium

From 10am to 12pm each day, retailers and suppliers are invited to attend the C&I Industry Symposium at The Cloud. The Symposium is hosted by the New Zealand Association of Convenience Stores (NZACS) and Dave Hooker, Executive Director of NZACS, will MC the event. An impressive line-up of local and international speakers will discuss innovation, and the importance of this within their businesses.

Venue: The Cloud
Date: Wednesday 18 and Thursday 19 September 2019
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
One Day:
Two Days: $40


The Convenience Cocktail Party

Venue: The Cloud Upstairs
Date: Wednesday 18 September 2019
Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Cost: $80 including drinks and canapes

Tickets for the Convenience Cocktail Party must be booked in advance. Delegates are able to pre-register and book via the link below.

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