C-store services news for the convenience store retail industry.

$2.5 million gift will endow fund within the Teagle Foundation

IRVING, Texas -- Exxon Mobil Corp. is establishing a $2.5 million endowment in the Teagle Foundation to fund scholarship awards in honor of Lee. R. Raymond, recently retired chairman of the board and CEO of Exxon Mobil Corp. The scholarships, to be named the L. R. Raymond Awards in the Teagle...

Rants: Lawmakers misled by lottery officials

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Iowa House Speaker Christopher Rants (R) said that Iowa Lottery officials misled the state legislature about the controversial TouchPlay machines, and asked Governor Tom Vilsack to put the agency under the supervision of the Iowa Racing & Gaming Commission, reported the Des...

Shell recaps 2005 credit card activity

HOUSTON -- Shell Oil Products US (SOPUS) has announced the year's results for its Shell-branded credit card deck to its wholesale and retail operators. It shared accomplishments including increases in the number of Shell-branded cardholders, brand loyalty values and four new pilot programs. The...

Rutter's aids anti-domestic violence group.
Krause withdraws support over gubernatorial candidate's gaming stance.
Loyalty firm names Benson VP c-store sales, marketing
Retailer, nonprofit sending Valentine's boxes to troops from area.
Adds 150 ATMs in Texas at Murphy USA stations, Minyard Food Stores
Acosta Sales & Marketing Co. has signed a letter of intent to acquire Team Northwest, a sales and marketing agency serving the Pacific Northwest region.
Catalina Marketing Corp. signed an agreement with Murphy Oil USA Inc. to pilot the Catalina Marketing Network.