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Hannasch, Lubel reflect on deal, brands, integration of Corner Stores

SAN ANTONIO -- “We’re in the business to sell stuff and be the best, and joining our platform with the Couche-Tard global platform is really helping CST join a journey to be the world’s preferred stop for convenience and fuel,” Kim Lubel said during a conference call to offer details on...

New player reveals image, design for its new and renovated convenience stores

DURHAM, N.C. -- Upstart convenience-store retailer The Guess Corp. has released the renderings (see below) for its planned convenience stores with gasoline. The design is representative of the locations it says its petroleum division will build across the United States through new construction and...

Analysts, shareholders parse transaction, weigh in on price

SAN ANTONIO -- With a price tag of more than $4.4 billion representing $48.53 per share, Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. ’s deal to acquire CST Brands Inc. was one of the most anticipated sales in the convenience-store industry in recent years. How do industry analysts view the company’s biggest...

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