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But retailer violations don't increase, say Weights & Measures inspectors

LINCOLN, Neb. -- As fuel prices rise, so do the number of consumer complaints at the gasoline pump. A recent survey of state weights and measures officials revealed that most of the respondents see a direct correlation between fuel prices and the number of complaints they receive; however, Kurt...

Will also pay $20,000 as part of settlement of mislabeled fuel

HARTFORD, Conn. -- The Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection has announced that Mir Sabbir Ahmed, licensed owner of Ruby LLC and Nazia LLC, has signed an Assurance of voluntary compliance with the department to settle allegations involving the recent sale of misbranded fuel at gas stations...

2011 growth includes expansion into three new states

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. -- Building on its plans to open 625 new stores in fiscal 2011, Dollar General Corp. has announced that it plans to create 6,000 new jobs. The new stores and jobs will be spread among Dollar General's existing 35-state operating area as well as three new states: Connecticut,...

Casey's General Stores Inc. named Catchfire Media, the region's largest niche provider of social media and technology solutions, as its social media agency.
Opens with traditional hoagie contest
When it comes to millennials, c-stores have permission to be weird
Customers who accumulate 1,000 points can save up to $1/gallon up to 35 gallons
The Wisconsin Department of Justice filed an enforcement action against Krist Oil Co., which operates gas station convenience stores in Northern Wisconsin.
Ethanol producer says motorist demand will drive E15 acceptance by retailers
Enables social gifting through both virtual, traditional plastic cards