Channel: Independents

Mergers & Acquisitions News
Ohio chain halfway to goal of 100 sites with In & Out acquisition
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Forward-thinking Fillinup c-store concept evolves based on local needs (slideshow).
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It’s not scary: Simply developing actionable reports means more profit for convenience retailers.
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A cross-country trip shows an experience foodservice marketer how passion, the ‘hospitality gene’ and monstrous pancakes can help create successful coffee programs.
Fuels News
Auto repair shop partners with Protec, gets into biofuels business
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As consumers continue to gravitate toward renewable fuel sources to reduce dependence on imported oil and the resulting unstable fuel prices, the demand for alternative fuels (including E10, E15, B5, B2, HCNG, B20 and E85) is expected to grow. Get ready for the boom!
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Despite pressures on core categories and other competitive challenges, Steve Loehr, the incoming chairman of NACS, has unabashed optimism about the c-store industry, believing that the channel is staying relevant as its core demographic changes. An exclusive interview!
Beverages
Introduces its own line of no-calories drinks in four flavors
Services
But board has no plans to revise regulations, it says

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