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C-store chain looking to hire more than 100 new employees

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Convenience-store chain Thorntons is looking to hire more than 100 employees, starting at a new minimum hourly rate of $10.25, up 12% over the current beginning rate, in the Louisville, Ky., area. In addition to the 100 “guest service representative” positions, to support the...

Par Hawaii Hele

Par Hawaii's new "Hele" brand.

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Rebranding 76 and Tesoro locations, with new c-store name still to come

KAPOLEI, Hawaii -- Par Hawaii Inc., one of the largest owners of gas stations and convenience stores in the Aloha State, is rebranding many of the stations from the 76 and Tesoro brands to the new “Hele” brand at a cost of $4 million, its top executive told Pacific Business News . Houston-based Par...

Industry pioneer not the only speaker with convenience-store connection

CLEVELAND -- The Republican National Convention began in Cleveland this week, bringing together former rivals, past presidential hopefuls, politicians, former military leaders, astronauts, entertainers and business executives—including at least one from the convenience-store and retail gasoline...

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But could offer spark interest from others?

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