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Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Sheetz opens four new stores, announces three promotions

ALTOONA, Pa. -- Sheetz Inc. celebrated the grand openings of four new stores over the past two months. The Altoona, Pa.-based convenience store retailer also has made some management position changes. Most recently, on January 19, the 300-plus-store retailer held a grand opening for its new 6,000-...

Lorillard Tobacco Co. has announced the promotion of Kathleen A. Sparrow to senior vice president of sales.

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Lorillard Tobacco Co. has announced the promotion of Kathleen A. Sparrow to senior vice president of sales. She joined Lorillard's Field Sales Division as a sales representative in Chicago in January 1980. She held various positions in Field Sales prior to her promotion to...

Jim W. Nokes, executive vice president of refining, marketing, supply and transportation for ConocoPhillips, has elected to retire after 36 years.

HOUSTON -- As reported yesterday in a CSP Daily News Flash, Jim W. Nokes, executive vice president of refining, marketing, supply and transportation for ConocoPhillips, has elected to retire after 36 years of service. His retirement will be effective April 30, 2006. James L. Gallogly, currently...

Southeast retailer adds 19 stores, 20-store fueling contract with completion of deal
7-Eleven Inc. has announced that Paul Rostron, executive vice president and chief people officer, is resigning from the company.
The Pinnacle Corp. hired Denise Lewis as retail solutions manager for Palm POS and payment networks and Rick Davis as territory manager for the U.S. western sales division.
Opened 177 units in c-stores, truckstops
The United Kingdom's largest supermarket chain plans c-store growth in the U.S.
Delek USA chain hopes to raise $230 million by going public
Chivington goes to Turkey Hill

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