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Real-estate, private-equity firm begins to build c-store portfolio, aiming for 400 stores

NEW YORK -- A new player in the convenience-store industry could grow to as many as 400 locations in the next three years if its acquisition pipeline holds up. The company, Corniche Capital , is under contract to acquire 12 c-stores in New Mexico before the end of the year. Although executives did...

Regional retailer opens 500th convenience store, with more on the way

CLOQUET, Minn. -- Fast-growing Kwik Trip has opened a new convenience store—the chain's 500th location—in Cloquet, Minn., reported The Duluth News Tribune . The La Crosse, Wis.-based company operates c-stores in Minnesota and Wisconsin under the Kwik Trip name and in Iowa under the Kwik Star name...

Grocer-turned-convenience retailer expands in Wisconsin

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. -- Mega Co-Op has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase five Travel Stop locations from Dan and Phyllis Acker. The five stores are located in Stanley, Abbotsford, Elk Mound, Durand and New Lisbon, Wis. The Cooperative will operate the stores as Mega Co-Op Travel Stops and...

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