Corporate News

Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Food Shops, L'il Peach, Store 24 not part of sale

BOSTON -- Tedeschi Realty arm of Tedeschi Corp. and convenience retailer Tedeschi Food Shopsis selling 26 nonconvenience-store retail properties in what could amount to one of the largest portfolio sales in Greater Boston with a value around $400 million, said The Boston Business Journal...

Will present $2,500 to local Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club

ALTOONA, Pa. -- Sheetz Inc. has opened a new 5,000-square-foot convenience store in Wilson, N.C. The newest addition to the 332-store chain is the 11th location in North Carolina for Sheetz. While the store opened to the public yesterday, employees will host a community grand opening celebration...

Comparing new CSX numbers reflects volatility of 2005

PHOENIX -- Retailers reviewing newly released industry statistics at the Convenience Retailing Conference in Phoenix on Tuesday noted a 20% fall in pre-tax profits for the 10-month period ending October 2006 vs. the same period 2005all due to Hurricane Katrina. The Katrina Effect, which created a...

Flying J Inc. has opened two new travel plazas located in Dodge City, Kansas, and Dothan, Ala.
Fresh & Easy "could represent one of the major structural changes to face the retail industry in some time.
Innovation expert broadens and challenges minds at CRC '07.
Famima Corp., the U.S. branch of Japan's FamilyMart Co. Ltd., has opened its 12th convenience store.
Roger Jevne of Roger Jevne Enterprises Inc. recently agreed to purchase three Handy Mart convenience stores from Bauer Built Inc., also headquartered in Durand.
Most want paper dollar to stay, cool on coin
Details on Delek's purchase of 107 Favorite Markets from Calfee Co. of Dalton.