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Recent c-store, gas station openings, closings, sales, especially among independents

OAK BROOK, Ill. -- Once again, CSP Daily News is offering this update on many of the new-store groundbreakings, raze and rebuilds, openings, reopenings, rebrandings, closures and sales announced around the country by chains small, medium and large, and which have not otherwise been reported on a...

Lehigh Gas affiliate selected as stalking-horse bidder for Uni-Marts auction

BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Kwik Pik LLC, an affiliate of Lehigh Gas Corp., Bethlehem, Pa., has been selected as the stalking horse bidder in the Uni-Marts bankruptcy asset sale, Matrix Capital Markets Group Inc., Baltimore, said. A motion to approve Kwik Pik as the stalking horse has been filed in the...

Kum & Go's Krause talks recession, competition, customer service, social media

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- In an interview with The Tulsa World , Kyle J. Krause, president and CEO of Kum & Go LC, said the chain has not been hit as hard as other business by the recession. "Fortunately for Kum & Go, our stores are mainly in the Midwest, so we have not felt the recession...

Kum & Go's Krause talks recession, competition, customer service, social media.
Kansas City joins Tulsa as next of retailer's divisions offering free health services.
Analysis shows state-by-state ranking of how consumers are affected by oil prices
Issues in the tobacco industry haven't had expected impact, analyst says.
Selling a total of 87 sites, including 60 operating locations, to "optimize" network.
With Chevron's new foodservice program comes new signage, packaging, training.
Company launches $6-million foodservice efforts targeting "heavy c-store users".