Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

CSP magazine to honor three convenience-store chains at Outlook Leadership conference

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. -- The Outlook Leadership conference—presented by CSP magazine—is recognizing three companies for extraordinary leadership in the convenience-store and retail petroleum industry. These inspiring companies are Cumberland Farms , NOCO and QuikTrip . Previously named the...

Spinx Gas Giveaway Stan Storti Eric Ashemore

Stan Storti (left), Eric Ashemore

Honors South Carolina resident for March of Babies fundraising efforts

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Upstate South Carolina resident Eric Ashemore gathered recently with leaders from The Spinx Co. and the March of Dimes to receive the grand prize for this year’s March for Babies fundraising efforts—free gas for a year from Spinx. Stan Storti, president of Greenville, S.C.-based...

Ian Johnstone Cenex Zip Trip

Ian Johnstone

Cenex Zip Trip executive passes away at 54, leaves legacy of inspiring team, helping children

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Cenex Zip Trip general manager Ian Johnstone, 54, who passed away on August 19, leaves behind a legacy of inspiring employees and working with children’s charities. Johnstone suffered a heart attack overnight in his sleep before a planned celebration of a record-breaking year for...

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Market expansion leads to more community giving
Convenience-store chain is exclusive nonmilitary retailer