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Chain to focus on Fort Wayne market

FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- Larger stores, higher volumes and fewer rural sites: That's the route Fort Wayne, Ind.-based Lassus Oil is looking to take as it prepares to sell off about half of its Handy Dandy convenience stores this summer. We built a new prototype store a couple years ago, and that...

Also, Chevron launches motor oil upgrade promo

HOUSTON -- For the second year in a row, ConocoPhillips will partner with Hasbro to launch The Game of Life Giveaway promotion. The promotion is scheduled to run from August 1 through September 30, in West Texas, New Mexico, Iowa and Nebraska. ConocoPhillips is giving consumers there a chance to...

For now, street price stability and margin recovery, Lundberg says

CAMARILLO, Calif. -- Retail gasoline prices shed half a cent in the past two weeks, retreating from their all-time record high of July 8 (unadjusted for inflation). Self-serve regular now averages $2.3022, down 0.46 cents, according to the most recent Lundberg Survey of approximately 7,000 U.S. gas...

Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota fuel activity
Lawmakers abandon liability shield to help clear way for passing energy bill
House GOP proposes industry pay $11.4 billion for MTBE cleanup; would nullify most suits
Experts dispute officials' allegations in Florida.
Mo. AG asks Ag Dept. to order station owner to meet standards
Several problems alleged
Borough council looking at full-serve issue again