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Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Broker adds more c-storologists

ARLINGTON, Texas -- National convenience store broker TNT Marketing has added seven new employees to its team of c-storologists. Joining the sales team is Bethine Domino, a regional sales manager responsible for sales in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana. Domino has served as an account...

A need to grow leads White Hen to 7-Eleven transaction

DALLAS & LOMBARD, Ill. -- If it hadn't been a deal with 7-Eleven, it would have been a deal with someone elsethat's the situation the White Hen convenience store chain found itself in earlier this year when it began working with an investment banker to review its financial alternatives,...

Home-improvement retailer could follow Home Depot's lead on convenience, gas in Canada

BOUCHERVILLE, Quebec -- Canadian home-improvement retailer Rona Inc. is considering adding convenience stores and gas bars to some of its big-box outlets, reported The Globe & Mail. The move follows Home Depot's recent foray into the c-store channel in the United States, although Rona CEO...

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Alon USA Energy Inc. announced that it has closed on its previously announced acquisition of Paramount Petroleum Corp. with an effective date of July 31, 2006.
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