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Second-quarter record shows why MPC likes to keep its convenience stores close

FINDLAY, Ohio -- Speedway LLC ’s convenience stores “will be a continuing source of value” to Marathon Petroleum Corp ., said Gary Heminger, chairman, president and CEO of MPC, during the company’s latest earnings call. He reiterated that the company has no intention of spinning off Speedway , as...

Marathon Petroleum reports increased margins

FINDLAY, Ohio -- All segments of Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) “performed well,” said Gary R. Heminger, Marathon Petroleum Corp. chairman, president and CEO, in reporting MPC’s second-quarter 2016 earnings. But Speedway was the standout. MPC saw earnings of $801 million for the period, a decrease...

Jeff Bush Parker's

Jeff Bush

Will manage all c-stores, help chain expand into new markets

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Convenience-store chain Parker’s has promoted Jeff Bush to director of operations. In his new position, Bush is responsible for overseeing daily operations of all retail stores, including fuels, pricing and logistics. Bush joined Parker’s in 2012 as director of fuel management and...

Chain suing two more c-stores for trademark infringement

The when, who and how much of CST Brands' self-assessment

Alleges Choke Canyon’s logo, merchandise, stores too similar to its own

Despite ‘tough year’ for revenues, convenience makes strong showing on annual Forbes list

CSP's Category Management Handbook, Foodservice Handbook take top honors in national awards

Industry icon bringing decades of experience to BW’s new chain
C-store chain looking to hire more than 100 new employees