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But what hurdles stand in its way?

LAVAL, Quebec – While it would not provide specifics, Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. has confirmed in a statement that “it is in discussions with third parties regarding possible business transactions.” The third parties could include CST Brands Inc. Reports indicated that Couche-Tard is the lead...

High-profile investor’s rumored move could stir the U.S. convenience-store pot

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. -- While neither company is talking, refiner CVR Energy Inc. and refiner-marketer Delek U.S. Holdings Inc. got a stock boost on Friday on rumors that high-profile investor Carl Icahn, who owns a controlling stake in CVR Energy, is looking to make a play for Delek U.S., which itself...

Income grows as distributor converts company-operated locations

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -- As it converts acquired company-operated stores to lessee-dealer locations, CrossAmerica Partners LP has seen gross rental income grow to a “sizable portion” of its revenues and is “on track to recognize over $80 million this year,” president Jeremy Bergeron said during the...

Retailer-in-the-making says it is developing ‘upscale’ convenience stores
Focusing on site-level profitability, internal growth, but still eyeing acquisitions
Aug. 8 cutoff date means no new e-cig, vapor products sold without FDA approval
Trucking firms seek to question Pilot Flying J CEO
Updates for 7-Eleven, Circle K, Dash In, Global Partners, Lambo’s, more
Strategic review ‘top of mind,’ company ‘working even harder to show we can do this’
‘Third-party acquisition activity has added significant scale’ to retail network