Mergers & Acquisitions News

Mergers & acquisitions news affecting the convenience store industry

What does CEO Hannasch see as the “real prize”?

DUBLIN, Ireland -- Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc.’s acquisition of Topaz Energy Ltd. in Ireland offers insights into the Canada-based retail giant’s goals on a global scale. “We’re on a journey as a company to become the world’s preferred destination for convenience and fuel,” Brian Hannasch, CEO of...

Mexico's oil company opens first in five-station trial in Houston market (slideshow)

HOUSTON -- The social media rumors are true. In what could be called "Pemex-Tex," Pemex has come to Houston. Petróleos Mexicanos, the national oil company of Mexico, opened the first of five planned gas stations in the Houston market--its first in the United States--on Dec. 3. Tweets in late...

Will continue to operate stores under current brands for now

HONOLULU -- Aloha Petroleum Ltd., a subsidiary of Sunoco LP , said that it has completed its purchase of MFM Inc.’s Hawaii assets, announced in early October. The acquisition includes the following fuel stations and retail outlets, all on the island of Kauai: Shell fuel station and Shell Food Mart...

TravelCenters of America picks up 10 more c-stores for growing Minit Mart network
Premium Oil acquisition, other recent deals prompt doubling of office space
Topaz had just completed its own acquisition of Ireland’s Esso stations
Deal includes marketing and logistics businesses in Alaska
Deal bridges retailer's mid-Atlantic and southern c-store presence.
Retailer has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Flash Foods network of convenience stores in Georgia and Florida
Multiple offers on table, sources say