CSP Business Media is the leading business-to-business media and information company serving the convenience retailing, restaurant and on-the-go food industries.


The No. 1 business publication for convenience and petroleum retailing. From exclusive coverage of people, issues and events to its unmatched leadership role in bringing together decision-makers shaping the industry, CSP has earned the reputation of being the publication most intimately tied to the industry.
FoodService Director
The premier magazine for informing noncommercial foodservice operators about innovations and innovators through trends, news and insights. FoodService Director delivers solutions to colleges, business & industry, contract management, schools, healthcare, correctional facilities and military.
Restaurant Business
The magazine for restaurant entrepreneurs, showing growth-minded restaurateurs how to capitalize on trends, new concepts, changes in consumer tastes, new purchasing strategies, and peers’ best practices. Its editors track developments among high-volume independents, multi-unit operators, emerging chains, the top 100 chains plus their top franchisees.


Convenience Retailing University
Dedicated to senior and middle marketing/operations management within the convenience and petroleum retailing industry, CRU incorporates an academic program with topics that are readily applicable and highly relevant.

MenuDirections Conference
MenuDirections provides non-commercial foodservice operators two and a half days of educational workshops, culinary demos, tastings and the renowned Dine-Around. Workshops focus on world cuisines and health and wellness.

Restaurant Leadership Conference
Viewed as the premier event in the restaurant industry, Restaurant Leadership Conference strives to supply the elite leaders of the restaurant industry a unique forum where they can gather to share new ideas and solutions.

Foodservice at Retail Exchange
FARE is the only event of its kind that brings together the dynamic, fast-growing foodservice-at-retail industry. Attendees include foodservice operators in convenience, grocery, drug, mass, recreation, college & university and healthcare channels.

Outlook Leadership Conference
Outlook brings together executive-level retailers and suppliers in the convenience and petroleum retailing industry to share new ideas and solutions while participating in networking activities that promote and build camaraderie.


CSPNET.com is the best source for information on the convenience and petroleum retailing industry, with user-friendly navigation and category-focused topics.

Complementing CSPNET.com, CSP Daily News is an award-winning daily e-newsletter with breaking news, commentary and insights and the exclusive CSPTV. The Tobacco Digest offers weekly in-depth analysis from the tobacco category.

MonkeyDish.com features the latest great ideas from the restaurant industry and exclusive content through partnerships with The Culinary Institute of America, Technomic and AC Nielsen.

Complementing MonkeyDish are two newsletters. MonkeyDish Outbound delivers tips and tools from MonkeyDish’s most recent postings twice weekly. Recipedia is a monthly showcase of supplier-based recipes designed to stimulate menu ideas.

Designed to make it easier than ever for non-commercial foodservice operators to steal ideas, develop menus and learn about the people who make up the foodservice industry.

Its collection of newsletters includes the twice-weekly FSD Update, K-12 Spotlight, C&U Spotlight, Recipedia, FSD Wellness Watch, Healthcare Spotlight and Menu Strategies.

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