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Mountain Energy

First Coast Energy acquiring 20 c-stores, other businesses

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., and ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- With the decsion to exit the petroleum industry, Mountain Energy president Thom Morgan is selling his regional chain of 20 company-operated convenience stores in North Carolina to First Coast Energy , dba. Daily’s. The transaction closed Aug. 31, Morgan...

Couche-Tard Circle K

Acquisition just part of global retailer’s playbook

LAVAL, Quebec -- “We're off to a solid start for a year that promises to be more than exciting,” said Brian Hannasch, president and CEO of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., during the retailer’s fiscal first-quarter 2017 earnings call. “It has been a busy start to the year, but amidst all the [mergers...

Cracker Barrel

Couche-Tard acquiring Louisiana retailer’s 53 locations

BATON ROUGE, La. -- Fresh off of its acquisition of CST Brands Inc. , Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. has agreed to purchase another U.S. convenience-store chain. Couche-Tard has signed, through its wholly owned indirect subsidiary Circle K Stores Inc., an agreement to purchase 53 Cracker Barrel...

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