Channel: Independents

Gulf Racing Fuel
Fuels News
Distributor, retailer brings six varieties to North Carolina auto-racing country
QuickChek coffee
Darker roast will be chain’s signature regular joe
General Merchandise
Inspections come on heels of “imminent danger order” in Wayne County
Dollar General, Family Dollar
Corporate News
Officials probing bids from both Dollar General and Dollar Tree
National Coffee Day September 29 (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Foodservice / Beverages)
Convenience store retailers roll out their java offers
Aloha Petroleum Susser (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)
Mergers & Acquisitions News
Susser Petroleum acquires 100-store island chain
CSP Magazine
A RBC Capital Markets/CSP tobacco survey show 27% of convenience retailers feel positive about the effect the R.J. Reynolds-Lorillard tobacco merger will have on business, 31% were negative and a whopping 42% were mixed. A look at the pros, the cons and the unknowns.
Susser Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) Sunoco Mid-Atlantic Convenience Stores (MACS) (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)
Mergers & Acquisitions News
As it drops down MACS, ETP leveraging national brand equity with Sunoco name
CSP Magazine
NRA Show equipment rollouts reflect industry need for speed, quality, automation and aesthetic appeal