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Consolidation will streamline corporate structure, provide geographic diversity

EL PASO, Texas -- At a special meeting June 23, Northern Tier Energy LP unit holders voted to approve the previously announced merger of Northern Tier and a subsidiary of Western Refining Inc. On the same day, the companies satisfied all closing conditions and successfully completed the merger. The...

Retailers form PFJ Southeast LLC to operate 120 travel plazas in region

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., and ENON, Ohio -- Building on a history of collaboration, Pilot Flying J and Speedway LLC have entered into a joint venture consisting of 120 travel plazas, primarily in the southeastern United States. As reported in a McLane/ CSP Daily News Flash , the new entity, PFJ Southeast...

FARE Conference 2016
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Store design, foodservice strategy and ... who let the dogs in?

GRAPEVINE, Texas -- Winsight’s FARE Conference began just outside Dallas on June 20 with a morning of educational forums and a general session that featured a psychological review of employees, “green” merchandising ideas and an introduction of the CARRE charity focus on Folds of Honor. Here are...

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