Mergers & Acquisitions News

Mergers & acquisitions news affecting the convenience store industry

Acquisition extends GPM’s regional reach

PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- With current ownership exiting retail, Pittsfield, Ill.-based JiffiStop Stores has sold its convenience stores to GPM Investments LLC . GPM has closed on the acquisition of and has begun operating 17 gas stations and convenience stores in central Illinois and Missouri, the...

Plan balances 'quantity’ and ‘quality’; will add more than 1,000 c-stores in North America

Merger will position both companies for more regional growth

DALLAS and TULSA, Okla. -- In a deal that brings the Sinclair brand to Empire Petroleum Partners LLC’s list of branded fuel partners, Empire and Arkansas Valley Cos. are merging their assets, the companies have announced. This deal is the latest in a series of mergers and acquisitions for Dallas-...

Closes deal to acquire Dirt Cheap, U-Gas locations, more
Supervalu to decide soon on divestment of limited-assortment retailer
Acquires leasehold interests in 21 c-stores, fuel supply from Sunshine Fuel
Fuel distributor sells several other sites to unrelated buyers

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. Find out more in this timeline.

Analyst says COPEC deal provides momentum for full acquisition
Drug chain narrows store range for Rite Aid deal as potential suitors emerge