Mergers & Acquisitions News

Mergers & acquisitions news affecting the convenience store industry
Ford cars

Casey’s making good on promise to bulk up in the Badger State with acquisition

BELLEVILLE, Wis. -- With the sale of five convenience stores to Casey’s General Stores Inc. , Ed Francois, president of Francois Oil, is making a move to leave the convenience-store industry to spend more time on his Ford automobile dealership, one of the oldest in the state. Casey's has purchased...

Casey's General Store

Francois Oil exiting convenience-retailing industry

ANKENY, Iowa -- Casey’s General Stores Inc. has purchased and acquired five convenience stores of Francois Oil, Belleville, Wis. Casey’s said it expects to rebrand these convenience stores, formerly known as The Station, to Casey’s. They will undergo improvements in the coming months following the...

BP gas station

Major oil companies reportedly lining up to make play for oft-cited target

LONDON -- Rumors have resurfaced yet again of a BP takeover, this time focusing on Exxon Mobil Corp. as the aggressor, according to a report by the Evening Standard . A successful deal would be the biggest oil takeover of all time, but one that would most likely face opposition from the government...

Global Partners sale
Jettisons nonstrategic assets to speed growth trajectory
Shell gas station
Agreements dismantle joint venture in favor of separate geographic ownership
Shell gas station
Shell signs agreements with SOPC Holdings East, Saudi Refining Inc.
Corner Store Market's Kim Lubel

Lubel points to year of ‘significant growth and change’

Handshake on a business deal

Will retailer’s long string of deals continue in 2017 and beyond?

Acquisition of 41 Bradley, Sav-O-Mat stores offers 'good chance to get into a brand new market'.
Stinker Stores
Deal includes Bradley Petroleum, Sav-O-Mat stores in two states