NACS Online / Magazine / Past Issues / 2015 / April 2015 NACS Magazine Page ContentNote: NACS Magazine is a member-only benefit. Articles are available to non-members following the month of publication. Learn more about joining NACS, or subscribe to NACS Magazine in print. Cover Story|The Case for FreshSelling fruits and veggies in the fast lane. Subscribe NowDigital EditionDownload the Magazine AppTHIS April Ideas 2 Go | Good for You and the Bottom LineThe Philadelphia Healthy Corner Store Initiative opens up healthful possibilities in convenience stores while adding to their profit margin.Feature | A Look AheadIndustry thought leaders present a global vision for the future at the NACS Leadership Forum.Feature | Who’s Your Core Shopper?Convenience retailers benefit from thinking in a more shopper-centric way.Feature | By the BookOne small operator polled its customers and staff to discover how to best deliver on core needs.In Context | Don’t Be a NoodgeCategory Close-Up | Alt-SnacksMeat snacks and protein/health bars have gone mainstream, leading to growing sales at convenience stores.Global Trends | Super (Store) ConvenienceLeading U.K. retailers are re-engineering their supermarket formats to make them more convenient and relevant to local customers.Inside Washington | On The HillNACS members took to Capitol Hill in March to speak directly to legislators about how legislation can wreak havoc, or bring delight, to their businesses.Inside Washington | Taking the InitiativeGas Station Gourmet | Double the FunIn two Wisconsin towns, the Central Express has become part of the local routine.Fuels Institute | What Does History Tell Us?A look back at vehicle sales by powertrain-type shows where market share is growing and which vehicles are declining.Bits and Bytes | People Are the New ChannelIdeas 2 Go Snapshot | Is It Spring Yet?