Corporate News

Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Will serve as director of corporate identity

NEW YORK -- Corporate branding pioneer Gene Grossman has joined CBX (Colemanbrandworx) as director of corporate identity, based at the global creative agency's New York City headquarters. In his previous role as a founding partner and creative director of Anspach Grossman Portugal, Grossman led the...

Houston Astros owner offers thoughts on leadership and benchmarking

TEMPLE, Texas -- Drayton McLane Jr., chairman of the McLane Group in Temple, Texas, and former longtime president and CEO of the McLane Co., will headline the 2007 NACS State of the Industry Summit in Partnership with CSP set for April 10-12. McLane is one of the nation's most successful...

Phoenix Tesco sites target homebound traffic; no gas or tobacco on the menu

PHOENIX -- The properties for two planned Tesco stores in Phoenix are sited in the homebound traffic flow of two bedroom suburbs, positioning the retailer to offer convenient, home-meal-replacement options to commuters returning from a day's work in the city, a recent visit revealed. Tesco has up...

Food Shops, L'il Peach, Store 24 not part of sale.
Will present $2,500 to local Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club
Comparing new CSX numbers reflects volatility of 2005
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.