Corporate News

Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Sheetz gains ground in Top Five Best Places to Work ranking

ALTOONA, Pa. -- Sheetz Inc. has made the jump to No. 5 on the list of Best Large Employers in Ohio. This honor was given to Sheetz and a handful of other top companies at the Ohio Chamber of Commerce annual meeting in Columbus. Ohio Lieutenant Governor Lee Fisher presented Sheetz with this award...

Giant Eagle Express, designed to fill a retail gap while competing with the rush of pharmacy and convenience store competitors, opened on Friday.

HARMAR, Pa. -- Giant Eagle Express, Giant Eagle Inc.'s newest store concept, designed to fill a retail gap while competing with the rush of pharmacy and convenience store competitors, opened on Friday, reported The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. The first Giant Eagle Express is located in Harmar, Pa.,...

Circle K's Parker expected to take top spot at Midwest c-store chain

TAMPA, Fla. -- CSP Daily News has confirmed that Charles Mick Parker will leave his position as vice president of the Florida/Gulf Coast region of Circle K effective Tuesday, May 15, and, according to several sources, will take over as the new head of a soon-to-be reorganized Village Pantry...

Western Refining Co.'s planned purchase of a Giant Industries moved forward this week, reported The East Valley Tribune.
Allegations about personal life, misuse of resources send BP leader out the door three months early
Joan Douglass recognized for charity work
A new generation gap means challenges for retailers in coming years
Upscale Florida station/store/foodservice combo concept offering franchise opportunities
Sodini disappointed with bottom line
Having passed its 2007 acquisition goal, Southeast chain plans to slow its pace

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