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Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Appoints Mansharamani SVP innovation & insights

PURCHASE, N.Y. -- Pepsi-Cola North America (PCNA) said that Cie Nicholson is being promoted to senior vice president and chief marketing officer, with Meena Mansharamani filling a newly created post as senior vice president of innovation and insights. Both Nicholson and Mansharamani will report to...

Retailer rolls out new c-store concept with nod to Wawa, Sheetz

The first MAPCO Mart is scheduled to open next month in Brentwood, Tenn., followed by a unit in Hendersonville, Tenn., Michele Niec, manager of public relations for Franklin, Tenn.-based MAPCO Express, told the newspaper. She said the design borrows concepts from two popular Pennsylvania c-store...

A myriad of paths can help convenience retailers reach three crucial goals

LAS VEGAS -- Reducing costs, increasing sales and focusing on employees and customers: These are three key goals on every retailers checklist, and there are several ways to make them happen. That was the lesson from the 2005 selection of Ideas 2 Go, the National Association of Convenience Stores...

Piner comes to tech firm from Southco Distributing
Edward W. Moneypenny, senior vice president and chief financial officer of 7-Eleven Inc., has retired from the company.
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Chain also introduces Shmonsters breakfast sandwiches
The Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) has requested more information from The Pantry Inc. about its earnings restatement in late July.
Industry shows respect for New Orleans, optimism for a new year
Profits up 45% on sales