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Chain also opens its largest station in N.J.

POHATCONG TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- A Pennsylvania gas station is helping its township police department reach out to the community. A Quick Chek station in Pohatcong Township and the Pohatcong police department recently partnered to provide an information center for customers, said The Express-Times. The...

Hen gets Silver Microphone nod

LOMBARD, Ill. -- White Hen has been named a 2005 Silver Microphone Awards National Finalist for its Living in the Hen radio campaign. These awarded spots, including "Internet Install," "Painters" and "Meet the In-Laws," promote the one-stop-shop feature of the revamped stores with characters who...

Commission approves contracts for potential retailers

RALEIGH, N.C. -- The North Carolina Lottery Commission is closer to putting together a network of ticket retailers after approving a proposed contract with about 30 guidelines for stores, reported the Associated Press. A statewide database already has provided a list of 10,000 potential retailers,...

Additional scholarships to be awarded in 2006
Customers rank c-stores, fast feeders, other channels
Foundation provides $1,000 grant
Warehouse-club retailer entering car wash market in Seattle
In September, Tedeschi Food Shops made a pledge to the Toys For Tots Foundation, setting a goal to raise $20,000.
7-Eleven launches out-of-the-box, proprietary prepaid cellular program in Canada
BP c-stores to install Telequip change dispensers