Mergers & Acquisitions News

Mergers & acquisitions news affecting the convenience store industry
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Enters six new states with deal for more than 500 stores

LAVAL, Quebec -- Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. has signed an agreement with Holiday Cos. to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Holiday Stationstores Inc. and certain affiliated companies. Holiday’s assets, located in the upper Midwest, include 522 company-operated and franchised...


Ripe for expansion, Irish retailer picks up 42 Pitt Stop convenience stores in South Carolina

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Will enter into an agreement with real-estate investor to lease the property assets

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Irish retailer Applegreen PLC has agreed to acquire The Brandi Group, which operates the 42-unit Pitt Stop convenience-store chain based in Columbia, S.C. Applegreen will acquire the trade and certain assets of Bob Brandi Inc. and Bob Brandi Stores Inc. for $5.4 million, including...

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Executives promise more acquisitions to come
Some products and services may migrate to the rest of the chain
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Will rebrand the Louisiana convenience-store chain to Circle K
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Closes acquisition of Alon USA on July 1
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Florida leads this month’s tally

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Lubel, Adams depart as new owner takes control of massive retail network

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Drug store chains did not expect to receive FTC approval for original deal