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Convenience Retailing Conference 2006 salves, solves industry challenges

TAMPA, Fla. -- From integrating new technologies to managing the cold vault, operational challenges persist in the convenience channel. In just a few weeks, retailers will be arming themselves with migraine-inspired challenges, seeking a solution at the annual Convenience Retailing Conference,...

Duskiewicz, Tamburro, Rowland promoted at Nice N Easy

CANASTOTA, N.Y. -- Nice N Easy Grocery Shoppes President John MacDougall has announced several promotions of key staff members. Fran Duskiewicz has been named senior executive vice president and will be in charge of the company's day-to-day business operations. I'm not retiring, said MacDougall,...

Krause expects to have 700 c-stores by 2009

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Des Moines Register has published a Q&A with Kum & Go's Kyle Krause. Two years ago, said the report, he slipped into the top job at the West Des Moines-based Kum & Go convenience store chain. No fanfare. No big announcements. Krause grew up in the gas...

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President and CEO purchases 20-store chain in Nebraska, Colorado
Kyle Krause, CEO of Kum & Go, said the company has promoted Dennis Folden to chief operating officer.
Florida retailer, distributor files for bankruptcy protection
Marsh Supermarkets Inc. said that on January 6, it received the proceeds of a $25 million two-year term loan.
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