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Kyle Krause becomes chairman and CEO

Kyle Krause becomes chairman and CEO

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- Tanner Krause has been named president of Kum & Go LC, a fourth-generation family-owned convenience-store chain, effective June 1, 2018. His father, Kyle Krause, current CEO and president, will transition to chairman and CEO In this role, Tanner Krause will oversee...


Longtime CEO departs Martin & Bayley

CARMI, Ill. -- Murat Tokad has been promoted from executive vice president to president of Martin & Bayley Inc., which owns the Huck’s convenience-store brand, following the departure of CEO Todd Jenney, CSP Daily News has learned. “We believe Murat will bring knowledge, skill and excitement to...

With a new cafe concept, Tri Star Energy sets a new tone

NASHVILLE -- When Nashville-based Tri Star Energy opened its most recent Twice Daily convenience store in Franklin, Tenn., earlier this year, it not only hit the 50-store milestone, but it also marked the fourth store integrated with the company’s new White Bison Coffee. A complete coffee-shop...

How Tri Star Energy diversified its offerings for the future


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