Channel: Independents

3 Brothers E85 (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)
Fuels News
Auto repair shop partners with Protec, gets into biofuels business
CSP Magazine
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!
CSP Magazine
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!
Jones Soda Co. sparkling water
Introduces its own line of no-calories drinks in four flavors
swipe fee debit (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)
But board has no plans to revise regulations, it says
SavOn Oneida Nation (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)
Corporate News
Chain opens Chittenango, N.Y., location
Empire Petroleum Mansfield Oil (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)
Mergers & Acquisitions News
Empire Petroleum acquires Mansfield Oil's retail platform, expects to grow.
CSP Magazine
This NACS Show exhibitor listing was provided courtesy of NACS and is current as of July 28. The most complete listing, as well as news and information about the NACS Show, can be found at
Jimmy John's QSR data breach (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Foodservice)
Notifies customers of payment card security incident affecting more than 200 sites