Corporate News

Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Southeast retailer adds 19 stores, 20-store fueling contract with completion of deal

SANFORD, N.C. -- The Pantry Inc. completed its acquisition of 19 convenience stores in North Carolina from Lee-Moore Oil Co. this past week. The stores have been operating under the TruBuy and On The Run banners and generated total revenue of approximately $66 million in 2004. In an interview soon...

7-Eleven Inc. has announced that Paul Rostron, executive vice president and chief people officer, is resigning from the company.

DALLAS -- 7-Eleven Inc. has announced that Paul Rostron, executive vice president and chief people officer, is resigning from the company. He had been promoted to that position in mid-December 2005. "Paul brought considerable leadership and HR experience to 7-Eleven and he and his team have made...

The Pinnacle Corp. hired Denise Lewis as retail solutions manager for Palm POS and payment networks and Rick Davis as territory manager for the U.S. western sales division.

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Pinnacle Corp. said that it has hired Denise Lewis as its new retail solutions manager for Palm POS and payment networks and Rick Davis as territory manager for the U.S. western sales division. Lewis, well-known in the point-of-sale (POS) world of the convenience store and...

Opened 177 units in c-stores, truckstops
The United Kingdom's largest supermarket chain plans c-store growth in the U.S.
Delek USA chain hopes to raise $230 million by going public
Chivington goes to Turkey Hill
Board announces several steps to cut costs following 2005 financial loss
The Petroleum Convenience Alliance for Technology Standards said Scott Wood, presently senior engineer with AutoGas Systems Inc., will be joining the alliance.
Yellow Goose Markets to lease/operate 18 stores in western New York

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