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Distribution center a springboard for store growth in new markets

ANKENY, Iowa -- Thanks to the rapid pace at which it was able to get its new distribution center operational and serving its retail network, Casey’s General Stores Inc. has announced definite plans to move into at least one new state, with the promise of more. The new facility, which opened in...

C-store chain reports record profits for fiscal year 2016

ANKENY, Iowa -- Casey’s General Stores Inc. increased same-store sales by more than 7% during its fiscal year 2016, achieving record earnings for the year. The convenience-store chain reported diluted earnings per share of $1.19 for the fourth quarter of the fiscal year that ended April 30,...

How many would be c-stores? Where would money be spent?

CHICAGO -- If there were only 100 food stores in the United States, 61 of them would be convenience stores. If a consumer spent $100 on groceries, $15 would be spent in c-stores. And out of 100 in-store purchases, 63% would be paid by credit card. These are just some of the conclusions from Retale'...

Seven & i coy about larger Corner Store deal; analysts weigh in
C-store chain promotes EVP, COO to president
Won or placed in all five nominated categories for Best of York 2016

CSP lays odds on who is most likely to purchase CST Brands

Lance lends a hand, bends an ear at QuickChek convenience store
CSP, Convenience Store Products finalists in eight categories
Japan’s second-largest convenience retailer could follow rival's lead.