Corporate News

Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Purchases two more stores in Naples market

SANFORD, N.C. -- The Pantry Inc. said it has completed the previously disclosed acquisitions of 33 convenience stores. The largest of the transactions was the acquisition of 24 Sun Stop c-stores in Florida, Georgia and Alabama from Southwest Georgia Oil Co. Inc. These stores, which generated...

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
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.