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Oil company to sell it 90 company-operated c-stores, delays refinery improvements

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah -- Noting financial difficulties in most of its business units, Sinclair Oil Corp. shared with employees this past week it will divest its 90 company-owned and -operated convenience stores, essentially dismantling its retail division. The announcement comes on the heels of the...

Susser Holdings acquisition expands chain into Louisiana for the first time

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Susser Holdings Corp. will expand its convenience-store and wholesale networks while reaching into Louisiana for the first time via the acquisition of 25 stores in Texas and Louisiana. Susser's acquisition, as reported in a CSP Daily News Flash yesterday, includes...

Approval clears runway for landing Pilot Travel Centers merger

WILMINGTON, Del. -- Flying J Inc., which intends to merge with Knoxville, Tenn.-based Pilot Travel Centers in a bid to pull out of Chapter 11 bankruptcy, cleared a major legal hurdle Thursday when it received court approval for its premerger plan, reported The Knoxville News Sentinel. Judge Mary F...

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