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Reduces off-invoice promotional discount on Marlboro, more

RICHMOND, Va. -- Philip Morris USA on Friday effectively raised the price on Marlboro, Basic, L&M and most of its other cigarette brands by 9 cents a pack, according to Reuters. The company raised the price on Marlboro, Basic and L&M by reducing the off-invoice promotional discount given to...

Kum & Go selling 21 sites; part of growth plan emphasizing selling small, building larger units

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- With a focus on building larger-format stores while divesting smaller units, Kum & Go LLC said Thursday it plans to sell 21 Kum & Go convenience stores at auction. As reported in a CSP Daily News Flash yesterday, Kum & Go said it will sell 12 of its Iowa-based...

Details on Couche-Tard's acquisition of83 c-stores in Missouri, Illinois

LAVAL, Quebec -- Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. said late yesterday—as reported in a CSP Daily News Flash—that it has signed, through its subsidiary Mac's Convenience Stores LLC, an agreement to acquire 83 stores in the St. Louis, Mo., area and nearby central Illinois area from Spirit Energy LLC,...

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