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Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Baked goods maker files for IPO

SAN LEANDRO, Calif. -- Otis Spunkmeyer Holdings Inc. registered Tuesday for an initial public offering (IPO) of up to $230 million in common stock, according to the Associated Press, citing a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC). The company makes cookies, muffins, brownies,...

Patterson's experience includes owning five washes featuring PDQ equipment

DE PERE, Wis. -- PDQ Manufacturing Inc., has named Rob Patterson as its new business development manager for the southwestern United States. Based in Houston, Patterson is responsible for helping PDQ distributors serve customers throughout Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico and Arizona. He joined PDQ in...

Will present seminars, participate in demos, provide startup training for new installations

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. -- Alto-Shaam Inc. has announced the addition of the newest member of its culinary team. John LaSalle has been named corporate executive chef for the foodservice equipment maker, the company said. LaSalle offers a broad background of culinary experience with the last 12 years...

Will replace the retiring Pillari
Former 7-Eleven exec Wilkie joins Kum & Go
Marsh Supermarkets Inc. iled a complaint naming MSH Supermarkets Holding Corp., MS Operations Inc., Cardinal Paragon Inc. and Drawbridge Special Opportunities Advisors LLC as defendants.
Will assess markets, evaluate sites, help select equipment for washes
Tennessee retailer buys Fast stores, promises more acquisitions to come
American Society of Business Publication Editors recognizes Katrina coverage
Plans to acquire, build more stores