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CSP Daily News' ongoing digest ofindustryactivity nationwide

OAK BROOK, Ill. -- CSP Daily News offers another installment of Open & Shut, a geographic roundup of many of the convenience store, gas station and travel center openings, closings, sales, remodels, new-builds and groundbreakings in towns large and small across America. The digest includes...

Second Wawa store closes in Philadelphia's Center City area

PHILADELPHIA-- A Wawa convenience store in Philadelphia's Center City downtown business district closed last night, reported The Philadelphia Daily News. The store, situated in the rear of the Dorchester on Rittenhouse Square condominium tower, is the fifth of 10 Wawas in Center City to shut down...

Association gasoline brand adds turnkey backoffice services

LAFAYETTE, La. -- Nearly six years after forming its Spirit Petroleum brand to give its members a gasoline-brand alternative, the Petroleum Marketers Association of America (PMAA) has licensed more than 300 sites, selling more than 150 million gallons of fuel in 2007. And the association is now...

Reimage of house label figures prominently in year-end earnings report
Femsa's c-store chain will expand beyond Mexico, executive says.
Franchisee tradeshow highlights new products, focus on foodservice, Slurpee
Deal would shift ownership of as many as 88 Shell MSO retail outlets
Franchisees pony up nearly $7 million in attempt to keep stores
Retailer alleges PMPA violations; oil co. says charges "inaccurate, out of context".
More SI stations opening ancillary profit centers to offset margin squeeze