Corporate News

Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

Executive Leadership Solutions joins recruiter group

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Bob Zahra, chairman of the National Association of Executive Recruiters (NAER), has announced that Executive Leadership Solutions has been accorded membership. NAER serves independent search firms, bound by a set of ethical practices, providing education, resources and support...

Announces record first-quarter 2005 net earnings

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Giant Industries Inc. has reported net earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2005 of $10.1 million or 80 cents per diluted share. This compares to net earnings for first-quarter 2004 of $4.5 million or 50 cents per diluted share. Fred Holliger, Giant's CEO, said, We...

Sunoco reports first-quarter results

PHILADELPHIA -- Sunoco Inc. has reported net income of $116 million ($1.67 per share diluted) for first-quarter 2005 versus $89 million ($1.17 per share diluted) for the 2004 first quarter. Retail Marketing had a loss of $8 million in first-quarter 2005 versus a loss of $4 million in first-quarter...

FTC scrutiny not expect to derail purchase of 18 stations
Gov. has pledged to sign what opponents call feel-good bill
Study shows dollar-store consumers want much of what c-stores got
Southeastern convenience retailer Gate Petroleum and McLane Grocery Distribution have entered into a service agreement that extends through 2010.
Nominates magazine for editorial awards in three categories
The new leaders of Wilson Farms Neighborhood Food Stores plan to upgrade stores and expand the chain's number of locations.
Net income up, but R&M loss