Stewart’s Shops opened new c-stores in Schenectady, N.Y., on Nov. 3 (replacing the previous shop), Schuylerville, N.Y., on Nov. 3 (replacing a nearby shop), Queensbury, N.Y., on Nov. 9 (replacing the previous shop), and in Hudson Falls/Kingsbury, N.Y., on Nov. 17 (replacing a nearby shop).
NOCO Energy Corp. acquired the former Bailly’s Sunoco station in Sanborn, N.Y., in November. The Tonawanda, N.Y.-based company will renovate the 4,250-square-foot c-store this winter to provide it with an overall update, including expanded fresh grab-and-go offerings from its signature Nickel City Foods. Dunkin Donuts will remain within the store and undergo a minor remodel before the end of the year. The store and fuel pumps will remain open during the renovations. “This marks our fourth store in Niagara County, and we are excited to introduce the Sanborn community to the NOCO Express brand,” said Jim DeFilippis, vice president and general manager. “Once completed, these renovations and new offerings will provide a fresh new look and more of the products that today’s on-the-go customers expect from their local convenience store.” The company operates 39 NOCO Express c-stores throughout the region.
The Reid Group opened new Crosby’s c-stores in Clarence, N.Y., on Nov. 16 and Scio, N.Y., on Nov. 17.
Net new stores: 2