Corporate News

Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Company will leverage additional crude capacity for growth

DALLAS -- Alon USA Energy Inc. said late last week that it has completed the acquisition of Edgington Oil Co., Long Beach, Calif. With the completion of this acquisition, our crude throughput capacity rises to approximately 170,000 barrels per day [bpd], said Jeff Morris, Alon's president and CEO...

Sullivan, Mathiasmeier named as marketing, sales directors

AUSTIN, Texas -- Sell-Thru Services Inc. (STS) has announced the following additions to its executive team. Vince Sullivan has been named marketing and business development director. He will be focused on targeting business opportunities with current and new clients, new product sales and...

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