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Mergers & acquisitions news affecting the convenience store industry
Insider’s View: 2013 Convenience Store M&A Year in Review, Part 1 of 3

A recap of an active, surprising year from a capital markets perspective

PHOENIX -- The year 2013 proved to be a very active, surprising one in terms of merger-and-acquisition activity. Although it was not as active as 2012 was in terms of blockbuster transactions, there were a number of significant, notable transactions during the year. Also, a few large transactions...

SDI Petroleum

Offering without convenience store brand; will retain Shell fuel brand

HOUSTON -- SDI Petroleum LLC is selling 12 operating convenience stores, all in the state of Texas, with Shell gasoline, but without convenience store brand. Located in Alamo, Brownsville (2), Donna, Edinburg, Laredo (6) and Pharr, Texas, on high-traffic corners, the stores all opened in the late...

Fuel Distributor Flyers Energy Anxious to Grow in the West

Allied Washoe acquisition "a natural next step" for fuel distributor

AUBURN, Calif. -- With it eyes on growing in six states in the West, Flyers Energy LLC took a step in that growth with its acquisition of the assets of Allied Washoe Petroleum, a fuel distributor based in Reno, Nev., as reported in a 21st Century Smoke/ CSP Daily News Flash. Privately-owned Flyers...

Kwik Trip Negotiating for New Truck-Stop Location
Will build “the nicest facility on Interstate 90 going across Minnesota”
Lehigh Gas Partners Seibert's Wholesale Fuels
Seibert's Family of Cos. to focus on its 'Berts convenience stores, towing business.
TravelCenters of America to maintain Minit Mart convenience store brand
Travel-center retailer to maintain Minit Mart convenience store brand
Little General's six-store purchase follows three previous acquisitions, one new-build site
Six-store purchase follows three previous acquisitions, one new-build site
BJ's Hess
Wholesale club owners making overtures for stations in play as part of divestment strategy
Arizona convenience store retailer Barney's closes doors after 36 years
Western Refining Inc. has taken over the operation of seven convenience stores previously under the purview of Barnicle Enterprises, Yuma, Ariz.
CST Brands buys four Sobeys stores, rebrands five others to Shell
The addition of four stores in the Quebec market signals CST Brands Inc.’s plans to expand in Eastern Canada.