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With Hess sites fully integrated, single retail network ‘running on all cylinders’

FINDLAY, Ohio -- With the Hess gas stations and convenience stores already rebranded and on their way to being fully integrated into the Speedway retail network, executives at Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) aren’t looking back. The integration of the 1,245 Hess locations MPC acquired in September...

Closes $82 million transaction spanning three states

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- Hurd Real Estate Services Inc. has announced that it has acquired seven Hy-Vee grocery stores and five convenience stores located in three states for $82.35 million in its largest sale-leaseback transaction to date. The deal increases Hurd Real Estate’s Hy-Vee portfolio to...

C-store retailer offers details on hiring full-time employees

ALTOONA. Pa. -- At a time when many chains are shifting workers to part time, Sheetz Inc. is betting on full-time hires, reported The Wall Street Journal . Full-time hires now comprise 53% of the company’s 17,000-person workforce. Executives at the convenience-store chain say having full-time...

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