Corporate News

Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Ninth Fabulous Freddy's to offer full-serve gas, as well as c-store, coffee, car wash, quick lube

SANDY, Utah -- A new Fabulous Freddy's location will break ground this summer and is scheduled to open in first-quarter 2008. The facility is intended to be a one-stop shop with a full-serve gas station and a convenience store, coffee franchise, car wash and quick lube. A full auto-body shop is...

An occasional digest of recent station and store openings, closings, new owners, more

OAK BROOK, Ill. -- While high-profile retailers and large acquisitions always garner the most attention, new-store activity on the part of small retailers continues, with many convenience stores and gas stations openingas well as closing and changing handsaround the country. CSP Daily News offers...

New investor promises capital infusion for Mid-Atlantic operator

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. -- David McComas is feeling pretty giddy about the newest infusion of capital flowing into his growing retail network. We're very excited about the change, McComas, president of the Fas Mart/Shore Stop network of nearly 270 company- and dealer-run stores, told CSP Daily News...

Company acquires four c-stores, management company
Billionaire buys into Fas Mart/Shore Stop owner
Redner's Markets Inc. recently announced the promotions of Ryan Redner to COO and Frank Fiore to vice president of grocery operations.
Departures raise questions about prospects, succession; Jean Coutu deal rumored
Retailer will convert Time Saver locations to 1st Stop banner
Stake had lessening strategic importance
Specialized Services getting into c-stores with 11-site negotiation