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Will new company rethink U.S. market?

SAYAMA, Japan -- In a deal that changes the competitive playing field in Japan and globally, retailers FamilyMart Co. and Uny Group Holdings Co. have merged, creating Japan's second-largest convenience-store operator after Seven & i Holdings Co. Ltd.’s Seven-Eleven Japan Co., reported Kyodo...

First Coast Energy acquiring 20 c-stores, other businesses

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., and ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- With the decsion to exit the petroleum industry, Mountain Energy president Thom Morgan is selling his regional chain of 20 company-operated convenience stores in North Carolina to First Coast Energy , dba. Daily’s. The transaction closed Aug. 31, Morgan...

Acquisition just part of global retailer’s playbook

LAVAL, Quebec -- “We're off to a solid start for a year that promises to be more than exciting,” said Brian Hannasch, president and CEO of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., during the retailer’s fiscal first-quarter 2017 earnings call. “It has been a busy start to the year, but amidst all the [mergers...

Couche-Tard acquiring Louisiana retailer’s 53 locations
Delek U.S. strategic review of retail assets leads to sale
Also showcases ‘upscale’ interior design, hints at customer service strategy
CST’s top executive focusing on running business, making smooth transition
Emerging retailer also fills out its executive lineup
Hannasch, Lubel reflect on deal, brands, integration of Corner Stores
New player reveals image, design for its new and renovated convenience stores