Corporate News

Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Parent company FamilyMart leveraging See My L.A. promotion

TORRANCE, Calif. -- Famima Corp., the U.S. branch of Tokyo-based FamilyMart Co. Ltd., opened its eighth convenience store yesterday, in downtown Los Angeles. We are very excited about opening our new store in the high-traffic location of Figueroa at 8th street in downtown Los Angeles, the largest...

Petroleum Consolidators of America Inc. has formally entered into a letter of intent with an independent owner to acquire a BP-branded gas station.

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Petroleum Consolidators of America Inc. has announced that it has formally entered into a letter of intent with an independent owner to acquire a BP-branded gas station located in Charlotte County, Fla. David Cohen, president and CEO of Petroleum Consolidators, said, As a...

Nearly six-dozen Circle K convenience stores are being outfitted with a new name, Stripes.

McALLEN, Texas -- Nearly six-dozen Circle K convenience stores are being outfitted with a new name. "Very simply, we are rebranding from Circle K to Stripes," Otis Peaks, a spokesperson for Corpus Christi, Texas-based Susser Holdings Corp., told The Monitor. Susser is Texas' largest c-store...

Enters Canadian market with latest opening
East Coast chain aims to expand and reinvent its image as part of 5-year plan
Swiss Farms Stores opened its 11th store Wednesday in Upper Darby, Pa.
Preliminary results significantly above previous guidance
Much-anticipated spinoff still in holding pattern for now
Chevron seeking franchisees in Calif., Wash. for newest store design concept
Announces closing of IPO

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