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Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

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.

OGDEN, Utah -- Flying J Inc. has opened two new travel plazas located in Dodge City, Kansas, and Dothan, Ala. Formerly know as the Hitching Post, the Dodge City travel plaza opened in January and offers drivers five diesel lanes and six gasoline lanes. It has 32 paved parking spaces, with another...

Fresh & Easy "could represent one of the major structural changes to face the retail industry in some time

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Tesco Plc faces an "ultra-competitive" market as it prepares to enter the United States and, while its initial impact on rivals is likely to be minimal, retailers and investors need to pay attention to its plans, Credit Suisse analyst Edward Kelly said on Wednesday, according...

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.
Doyle says Wisconsin families deserve refund
Business mavericks discuss swimming upstream at CRC '07.

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