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Stewart's Shops opened its 324th convenience store/gas station with a grand opening event last Saturday.

ROUSES POINT, N.Y. -- Stewart's Shops opened its 324th convenience store/gas station with a grand opening event last Saturday. The shop is located in Rouses Point, New York. The event featured a variety of specials for customers, including 50-cent coffee, deli dogs, ice cream cones, and Stewart's...

Company also sponsoring parks youth program in Des Moines

GREAT FALLS, Mont. -- A Great Falls, Mont., M&H Gas & Groceries convenience store will change owners, reported The Great Falls Tribune. The store and gas station is owned by Cenex, but operated by Kum & Go LLC, said the report. The location was owned by Hudson, Wis.-based Miller &...

Picketing planned if Tesco's Fresh & Easy stores go non-union route

LAS VEGAS -- In its home country, U.K.-based Tesco is very familiar with the power of trade unions. As it moves into the Western U.S., however, it has apparently decided to run a non-union shop, a representative of United Food & Commercial Workers Union Local 711 said, according to a report by...

Schnucks Markets Inc. is preparing to test standalone convenience stores with gasoline pumps outside its grocery stores.
Hess, Quick Chek hit with identity-protection charges, face thousands in fines
Net results improve; merchandise sales increased 8.8%
Susser Holdings plans methodical growth with larger store sizes
7-Eleven opens new store with concert, CD benefiting USO
Drive-through store moves next door to traditional competitor
Chain opens temporary c-store, will rebuild in tornado-ravaged Greensburg, Kansas

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