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Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Sheetz featured in closeup on one of the 394 largest private companies

ALTOONA, Pa. -- Convenience and grocery store companies filled a healthy 45 of the 394 slots on Forbes' latest America's Largest Private Companies list released this monthFlying J, QuikTrip and Sinclair Oil, key among them. And as the magazine highlights some of those companies on its Web site,...

Acquires Ill. truckstop; adds Pronto! Pass service

WESTLAKE, Ohio -- TravelCenters of America (TA) has announced the acquisition of an existing independent truckstop in Troy, Ill., just east of St. Louis, located on I-55/I-77 and State Route 162 at exit 18, to its growing network of travel centers. The full-service restaurant is open 24 hours,...

Sales increase driven by new marketing segment

FRANKLIN, Tenn. -- Delek US Holdings Inc. today reported net income of $26.3 million, or 52 cents per basic share and 51 cents per diluted share, for third-quarter 2006 compared to $32.5 million, or 82 cents per basic and diluted share, for third-quarter 2005. For the first nine months of 2006,...

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Company president Rick Mikesell said Cummings Oil Co., Albany, Ore., has been sold, according to The Albany Democrat-Herald.
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Acquisitions diversified single-refinery risk
C-store facing double-digit fall in pretax profits, Meyer says
Retailer provides update on recent acquisitions, store development activity