Mergers & Acquisitions News

Mergers & acquisitions news affecting the convenience store industry
EG Group

Retail brand partnerships will be key to U.K. company's strategy

BLACKBURN, U.K. -- As England's EG Group takes ownership of 762 convenience stores in the United States, the company said it "will look to implement into the USA its successful retail brand partner commercial approach." EG Group on April 20 completed its acquisition of the c-stores from The Kroger...

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Grocer completes sale of 762 units to U.K.'s EG Group

CINCINNATI -- The Kroger Co. has completed the sale of its convenience-store business unit to the U.K.'s EG Group for $2.15 billion. "Throughout the sales process, we have been impressed with EG Group's professionalism, commitment to people and understanding of the U.S. convenience retail market,"...


Will begin rebranding of South Carolina chain

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Retailer Enmarket has assumed the operations of 34 E-Z Shop convenience stores in South Carolina. The Savannah-based company recently bought the stores from Brabham Oil Co. Inc., Bamberg, S.C. Enmarket assumed ownership and operations of the stores on April 19. It will begin...

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Leases properties in four states to GPM, which has taken ownership of 273-store chain
citgo gas station
Divests dealer supply business to United Fuel
Company says sites enhance existing New York retail network
Enters into commission-agent agreement for stores not part of 7-Eleven deal

Indiana, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Tennessee top this month’s nationwide tally

Refiner wraps up conversion of West Texas c-stores to commission-agent model
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Seeks public comment on deals intended to satisfy FTC antitrust concerns