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Focusing on site-level profitability, internal growth, but still eyeing acquisitions

WESTLAKE, Ohio -- TravelCenters of America LLC , which has been gobbling up convenience stores to expand its own Minit Mart stand-alone c-store network, is taking a break from acquisitions to focus on internal growth, said Thomas O'Brien, TA's CEO, during the company’s second-quarter 2016 earnings...

Aug. 8 cutoff date means no new e-cig, vapor products sold without FDA approval

WASHINGTON —The “freeze date” of Aug. 8 for new products over much of the emerging OTP category—with special focus on electronic cigarettes and vapor—came and went with little ramifications for retailers, at least in the near term. The so-called “deeming” rules, in which the U.S. Food and Drug...

Trucking firms seek to question Pilot Flying J CEO

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Judge David Young of Franklin County Common Pleas Court has rejected Pilot Flying J’s attempt to have a lawsuit dismissed that is connected to the truckstop chain’s ongoing diesel rebate fraud case, reported Cleveland.com . The lawsuit alleged that Pilot Flying J breached its...

Updates for 7-Eleven, Circle K, Dash In, Global Partners, Lambo’s, more
Strategic review ‘top of mind,’ company ‘working even harder to show we can do this’
‘Third-party acquisition activity has added significant scale’ to retail network
Prominent convenience-channel executive shares his opinion on presidential race
Second-quarter record shows why MPC likes to keep its convenience stores close
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.

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