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Food dealers, petroleum retailers join forces

DEARBORN, Mich. -- The boards of directors of the Associated Food Dealers of Michigan (AFD) and the Great Lakes Petroleum Retailers & Allied Trades Association have both voted to merge the two trade groups into a single association representing more than 3,900 small business locations in...

Nebraska meat plant co-workers share record jackpot

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Eight workers at a Nebraska meat processing plant claimed the record $365 million Powerball jackpotthe largest in U.S. historyon Wednesday, giving each about $15.5 million after taxes, reported the Associated Press. The seven men and one woman, introduced by Governor Dave Heineman...

Valero Energy Corp. has partnered with Incomm to introduce Leap's Jump Mobile prepaid wireless service in 188 of its Valero and Diamond Shamrock Corner Stores.

SAN ANTONIO -- A first for the convenience-store industry, Valero Energy Corp. has partnered with Incomm to introduce Leap's Jump Mobile prepaid wireless service in 188 of its Valero and Diamond Shamrock Corner Stores, the company said. The Jump Mobile program, which was test marketed in stores...

Petition calls for return of iconic brand symbol
U-Stop sells $365 million Powerball ticket in Nebraska
WFMS, GasAmerica raise more than $350,000 for children's hospital.
Coalition welcomes hearing; NACS's Armour testifies.
Customers' fond memories mined for anniversary contest.
Coinciding with Costco Wholesale Corp.'s intentions to enter into car-washing, the nation's No. 2 wholesale club said it too is looking at growing car washes.
Consumers can cash refund anticipation loan checks at Vcom kiosks

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