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Pending regulatory approvals, companies expect deal to close in early 2017

SAN ANTONIO -- Bringing the process another step closer to completion, CST Brands Inc. stockholders approved at a special meeting on Nov. 16 the previously announced merger agreement with a U.S. subsidiary of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. Couche-Tard announced in August its intention to acquire CST...

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
High jinks ensue when presidential candidate visits c-store for photo op
Association's president and CEO presents initiatives during 2016 NACS Show.
Friends, family, CSP recognize Bob Myers for his service to Casey’s and the community .
Adds MTO offer to Cravin’s Kitchen as it rebrands store interiors
F.L. Roberts acquisition expands footprint in Massachusetts, Connecticut
Private-equity group picks up Pester, with more deals in the works