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Nakash Enterprises to acquire 20 Shell-branded gas stations

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Nakash Enterprises LLC, an affiliate of Vintners Distributors Inc., has acquired Shell Oil Products US's interest in 20 Shell-branded gas stations in the Sacramento, Calif. area. All 20 locations will continue to sell fuel under the Shell brand. According to a confidentiality...

Newly opened Power Mart sends upscale jolt to conventional format

PALOS HEIGHTS, Ill. -- Sam Odeh is tired of selling pop and candy bars—at least to the degree sold at the average convenience store. With his new, upscale location in a Chicago suburb, he is targeting a new level of clientele, offering a vivid, upscale mix of wines, ethnic-influenced foods and a...

Expanded deal with Irving Oil opens door to New England, Atlantic Canada

SAINT JOHN, New Brunswick -- In a major expansion into two new regions, Alimentation Couche-Tard will extend its retail brands into Atlantic Canada and northern New England through an extension of a partnership with Irving Oil. In 2001, Couche-Tard took over operation of 56 Mainway stores,...

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