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Supermarket, Dunkin cards help consumers pay less at the gas pump

NEWTON, Mass. -- Following a month-long test, Gulf Oil L.P. announced this week that it will offer consumers the ability to lower their price of gas through a powerful new retail partner program known as Override. All consumers have to do to earn gas savings is shop at such retailers as Shaw's...

Job cuts include members of company's retail marketing business unit

PHILADELPHIA -- While not prepared to offer details, a spokesperson for Sunoco Inc. said the company's workforce reduction initiative, as reported Friday in a CSP Daily News Flash, does include members of its retail marketing business unit. "Those people may have been affected," said Thomas...

Chain keeps ear to ground for quality operations; avoids cheap, distressed properties

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Open to growth opportunity, but selective in pulling the trigger--that sums up Susser Holdings Corp.'s opinion of merger and acquisitions in its markets. "There are a number of groups of stores that we think are very well-run, quality operations that we would love to have...

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