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Retailer seeking deals for more than 30 corporate stores

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Don Hennessy, who has managed company-owned 7-Eleven stores in the Daytona Beach, Fla., area for more than six years, is working on a deal for a franchise in Port Orange, Fla., reported The Daytona Beach News. Hennessy, 61, would pay about $250,000 in cash for the business,...

Legislation aims to reduce interchange fees through transparency

WASHINGTON -- House Judiciary Committee Chairman John Conyers (D-Mich.) and Rep. Chris Cannon (R-Utah) have introduced the Credit Card Fair Fee Act, legislation that for the first time deals with the interchange fee, which grew to $36 billion in 2006. "We welcome this effort to stop the price-...

Transitions 84 Ore. sites to PacWest Energy/Jacksons Food Stores JV

HOUSTON -- Shell Oil Products US (SOPUS) said that it has transitioned ownership or supply of 84 branded sites in Oregon to PacWest Energy LLC, a joint venture formed between Shell and Shell-branded wholesaler Jacksons Food Stores Inc. The sites will continue to sell Shell-branded gasoline,...

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