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C-stores must re-evaluate gas, reposition as alternative fuel retailers gain ground

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Alternative gasoline retailers, including supercenters, supermarkets and warehouse clubs, are chipping away at the convenience store industry's gasoline shopper base, according to a TNS Retail Forward report. Recent TNS Retail Forward ShopperScape survey results indicate that one-...

Hackers break into Citibank's network of c-store cash machines

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Hackers broke into Citibank's network of ATMs inside 7-Eleven stores and stole customers' PIN codes, according to recent court filings. The scam netted the alleged identity thieves millions of dollars. Criminals were able to access PINs by attacking the backend computers...

Purchases 23 locations; some slated for ampm conversion

TAYLOR, Mich. -- As reported yesterday in a CSP Daily News Flash, BP Products North America confirmed that it has sold 23 BP-branded retail sites in Lake County in northwest Indiana to Taylor, Mich.-based Atlas Oil Co. The sale is scheduled to close in the fall and includes retail locations owned...

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After hedge fund-induced dip, Pantry shares jump on better gas margins
Acquires 15 Shell Food Marts from distributor Thomas Investments
Chain converting selected stores to prepay, rolling out card to facilitate new procedure