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Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

And Armada sinks its teeth into 10-unit Barney's buy

SAN ANGELO, Texas -- Two transactions transpired late last week that grew the respective acquiring companies' retail holdings by double digits. Principals of Town & Country Food Stores and Shelton Oil Co. on Friday finalized a confidential agreement of acquisition between the two organizations...

Named new vice president of sales for Ohio

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio -- Dave Jones has been named Ohio vice president of sales for Eby-Brown, a major consumer products distributor to convenience stores in the eastern United States. Formerly performing as Ohio key account manager, Jones accepted this new position and begins work immediately. He is a...

Safeway Inc., is building its largest fuel station in Oregon and Southwest Washington at its Kelso, Wash., location.

PLEASANTON, Calif. -- Safeway Inc., is building its largest fuel station in Oregon and Southwest Washington at its Kelso, Wash., location, and the pumps could start filling tanks by the end of the year, reported The Longview Daily News. Pleasanton, Calif.-based Safeway is tearing up asphalt and...

Opens newest travel plaza in Spokane
Alan Dikes, the owner of Dikes Chevron in Ventura, Calif., since 1968, sold the station earlier this month to Woodland Hills-based Macland Investments Inc.
Phill Oliver, category manager for Mechanicsville, Va.-based GPM Investments LLC's Fas Mart and Shore Stop convenience-store chains, left the company last week.
Go-Mart to open new store in Elkhart, W.Va.
Stewart's Shops put one site on the market.
Stability, track record balance new debt, gasoline swings, say analysts
P&G's Helayne Angelus takes the reins.

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