‘First installment of its commitment’ for more Treasure State sites
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores Inc. has entered its 41st state: Montana. The chain, which operates more than 420 locations, opened its first Montana travel stop along Interstate 90 near Hardin, Mont. It joins a recent group of convenience-store retailers expanding or...
Secretary of Labor withdraws informal guidance
WASHINGTON -- Franchisors’ fears of being held legally accountable for franchisees’ employment practices were calmed by the U.S. Department of Labor’s decision to rescind a redefinition of the joint-employer standard. On June 7, U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta withdrew the Labor Department...
Operations task force, loyalty program, third distribution center in the cards
Guess which c-store operator is changing its name?
Which of the combined company’s c-store brands will benefit from synergies?
Also, dropdown proceeds spur share repurchase
First territory rep rolling out ‘Urban Superette’ c-stores in San Diego