Mergers & Acquisitions News

Mergers & acquisitions news affecting the convenience store industry

But what hurdles stand in its way?

LAVAL, Quebec – While it would not provide specifics, Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. has confirmed in a statement that “it is in discussions with third parties regarding possible business transactions.” The third parties could include CST Brands Inc. Reports indicated that Couche-Tard is the lead...

If Couche-Tard acquires CST Brands, as expected, it becomes the largest c-store chain in...

High-profile investor’s rumored move could stir the U.S. convenience-store pot

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. -- While neither company is talking, refiner CVR Energy Inc. and refiner-marketer Delek U.S. Holdings Inc. got a stock boost on Friday on rumors that high-profile investor Carl Icahn, who owns a controlling stake in CVR Energy, is looking to make a play for Delek U.S., which itself...

‘Third-party acquisition activity has added significant scale’ to retail network

Grub Mart, H&A Mini Mart, Sail In, Racing Mart, T&J’s, Turtle Market, Lucky Seven, more

Northern Tier acquisition prompting strategy to ‘move the barrel directly to the end user’
Will sell fuel at most of its newly acquired Walmart Express small-format sites
Acquisition of U-Gas, Dirt Cheap a ‘milestone’ for Wallis Cos.
Hanley Investment Group completes deals in California, Florida
Can luxury-goods holding company achieve its aggressive c-store acquisition aspirations?