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As pilot program rolls out, pizza sales are surpassing cigarette sales

DALLAS -- 7-Eleven's expanded foodservice program has received positive results at the store level—particularly for its in-store prepared pizza, which is now the third-fastest moving SKU in participating stores, according to a report in Supermarket News. The pies are outselling cigarettes and some...

Plans to operate or supply the Indianapolis sites, with most remaining ampm franchised

ANDERSON, Ind. -- Ricker Oil Co. Inc. said yesterday that it has reached agreement with BP to purchase all 32 of BP's company-operated or -supplied stores in the greater Indianapolis area. As reported in a CSP Daily News Flash, Ricker Oil plans to operate or supply the Indianapolis market sites by...

Casey's details its new store format, future growth plans

ANKENY, Iowa -- Look for larger store footprints and a potential expansion from its current nine-state platform for the 1,450-site Casey's General Stores Inc. The venerable Midwest chain outlined its new store design and elaborated on its near-term growth plans, with Bill Walljasper, senior vice...

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