Corporate News

Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Guion was with Duke & Long, E-Z Serve, 7-Eleven

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. -- Dollar General Corp. said that Kathleen Guion has been promoted to division president of store operations and store development. Guion, who joined the company in 2003 as executive vice president of store operations, reports to CEO David Perdue. She is now responsible for...

Versatile vet of industry joins recruiting firm

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. -- Brian Wright, managing partner of Executive Leadership Solutions Inc., said that David A. St. Clair has joined the company as a senior executive recruiter. St. Clair has been in the convenience store industry for more than 30 years, including stints with the Majik Market Co...

Acquisition would give Canadian chain more than 5,000 c-stores

LAVAL, Quebec -- It's at it again. Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., North America's fastest growing chain with a voracious appetite for acquisition, is vying for a venerable Midwestern chain with large store formats. The Laval, Quebec-based chain, which ranks only behind 7-Eleven in store count among...

Sinclair Oil Corp. has sold its last company-owned gasoline stations in Oklahoma, according to a report in The Oklahoman.
All Seasons Services Inc. unveiled its first Shop24 automated convenience store unit in the United States at a ceremony held last week.
Dougherty returns to grocery/c-store company after current CFO resigns over strategic direction
The Pantry buys its founding company, real estate to go on
A new travel plaza will soon stand in place of an abandoned truckstop in Roland, Okla., said Cherokee Nation Enterprises (CNE).
Supermarket, c-store company enters into $100 million deal
Globes Man of the Year Wiessman signals U.S. expansion