Events

  • OCSA Race is On Gala Networking Event
    2019 OCSA Gala
    February 4, 2019

    The OCSA is proud to bring you one of the biggest networking events in Canada for the convenience store industry. The OCSA has worked hard for all retailers, manufacturers and the industry at building a strong business relationship with the Ontario government and this is the opportunity for us to show the strength of our […]

  • Quickie and Children's Wish Cheque
    Convenience Store Day 2018 another success
    September 18, 2018

    Another summer has come and gone and with it, another successful Convenience Store Day. We would like to extend a major thank you to all the convenience stores who made our August 29 festivities possible by supporting the Children’s Wish Foundation and working together as an industry for a great cause. We’d also like to […]

  • Circle K celebrates Convenience Store Day
    C-Store Day Returns to Raise Funds for Charity
    July 16, 2018

    The OCSA was presented a plaque from Children’s Wish Foundation for its role in last summer’s C-Store Day. The event held on August 30, 2017 raised $82,000 to be donated to the organization. At this year’s event, on August 29, we hope to break the $100,000 mark throughout Canada as Ontario convenience store once again […]

  • OCSA community retailers
    The Faces of Responsible Retailing
    March 12, 2018

    We are proud of the many members we have at the OCSA and here are the faces of a few of the convenience store retailers who put in long hours to serve the 3 million people who come through our stores every day.

  • 2018 Race Is On graphic
    2018 OCSA Race is On Gala and Networking Event
    January 11, 2018

    Attend the largest industry networking event in Canada and hear what 7-Eleven has planned for 2018 and beyond. Monday, March 5, 2018 Woodbine Entertainment Centre 4:30 pm – Registration and Networking 6:00 pm – Guest Speaker and Supper 7:30 pm – Races begin ** You must purchase your tickets in advance as this event sells […]

  • Convenience U CARWACS 2018
    Peel Regional Police Crime Prevention Seminar at Convenience U 2018
    January 4, 2018

    Once again the OCSA is proud to be a supporter of the 2018 Convenience U Show being held at the Toronto Congress Centre on March 6 & 7th, 2018. Opening ceremonies will begin at 8:30 am on March 6 and you don’t want to miss the key note speaker: David Coletta (CEO Abacus Research) where […]

  • Circle K celebrates Convenience Store Day
    National Convenience Store Day – August 30, 2017
    June 29, 2017

    C-Store Day to launch nationwide on August 30th, featuring retailers, customers and politicians  Sixth annual event to recognize convenience stores, support Children’s Wish goes national               An Atlantic Canada event established in 2012 has been launched nationwide, coast to coast, and will take place on August.30th. Ontario will be the biggest growth market for the event […]

  • Convenience U Toronto
    Convenience U 2017 – A Great Success
    March 23, 2017

    This year’s Toronto edition of The Convenience U CARWACS Show really delivered the goods. More attendees and more opportunities to discover products, services and industry insight made the 2017 Convenience U CARWACS event a valuable date for Canada’s c-gas and car wash operators. Sited at the Toronto Congress Centre (March 7-8), the show’s new venue […]

  • Ontario Convenience Store Hall of Fame - Retailer of the Year
    2016 Retailers of the Year Awards
    March 23, 2017

    At this year’s Hall of Fame Awards two retailers were celebrated for their commitment to the industry. The 2017 recipients of the Retailers of the Year come from both the independent side and the chain sector. PHOTO: (L-R) Dave Bryans, CEO OCSA; Chris Wilcox, Vice-president and General Manager Quickie Convenience Stores; Gino Vecia, Manager New […]

  • SIAL 80% Discount – Special Coupon Code for OCSA Retailers
    March 23, 2017

    Register now for the SIAL Food Show get an 80% discount promo code SIALPROMOBK17 ==> Click here to register for the show SIAL in an international food and beverage trade show with more than 850 national and international exhibitors from 50 countries. SIAL Canada is the only national trade show that offers a complete range […]

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