Channel: Independents

CSP Magazine
On the hunt for a good fit, acquirers send multiples soaring.
CSP Magazine
An impressive 4,200 convenience stores—almost 3% of the entire channel—traded hands last year. CSP takes a two-part look at this unprecedented climate, exploring the fault lines that spurred recent mammoth buys and what’s in store for a shell-shocked but undeniably optimistic channel.
John Hoeven R-N.D. Keystone (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)
Fuels News
Senate falls five votes short of supermajority
Target TargetExpress (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)
Corporate News
TargetExpress designed for convenience, "quick-trip" shopping.
ATMpass Cardtronics ATM (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)
Membership program enables consumers to get cash without surcharge fee
CSP Magazine
As we at CST Brands extend our retail networks, success will come from our employees staying focused on our singular, overriding mission to “Delight More Customers Every Day.” Behind that mission are our stated core values of strategic thinking; entrepreneurial spirit; innovation; and, perhaps, most important of all, servant leadership.
Holly Alfano NATSO ILMA truckstops lubricants (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores
Fuels News
Travel center group's government affairs VP will serve as ILMA's executive director.
CSP Magazine
Unconditional convenience! I truly believe that this is the future of our industry. In many ways, we have lost our way from our roots as the most convenient place to stop and shop.
CSP Magazine
C-store foodservice consultant and former 7-Eleven and Circle K executive Joe Chiovera recently took national TV by storm. He and his sons, Giuseppe and Xavier, competed on the season premiere of Guy Fieri’s “Guy’s Grocery Games,” which aired on the Food Network.