Mergers & Acquisitions News

Mergers & acquisitions news affecting the convenience store industry

Alimentation Couche-Tard approached CST Brands with the idea of acquiring the c-store chain even before CST investors prompted the strategic review that led to the deal....

Analyst says COPEC deal provides momentum for full acquisition

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., and Dallas -- A full merger between Delek U.S. Holdings Inc. and Alon USA Energy Inc. is “increasingly likely,” one stock analyst is predicting. Possibilities of a merger between Delek U.S. and Alon USA have resulted in an “overhang”—a decline in stock price driven by expectations...

Drug chain narrows store range for Rite Aid deal as potential suitors emerge

DEERFIELD, Ill. -- To alleviate antitrust concerns over the pending $17. 2 billion acquisition of Rite Aid Corp., Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. said it is “exploring potential divestiture remedies” for the drug chain’s stores. At the same time, media reports indicate that Kroger may be interested...

This edition of New Convenience-Store Roundup features convenience-store openings, closings and stores under new ownership for the month of August 2016

Purchaser First Coast Energy plans to rebuild locations, incorporate Daily’s concept

‘We’re still in learning mode,’ CEO says, with 10-store East Coast test

Canadian Competition Bureau requires company to divest only two sites
Retailer entering Ohio; new distribution center opens doors for expansion
Jiffi Stop will join retailer's collection of former Road Ranger and Gas-Mart sites.
Will new company rethink U.S. market?