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Family will continue to operate Maine company's four other divisions

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- Core-Mark Holding Co. Inc., one of the largest marketers of fresh and broad-line supply solutions to the convenience-store industry in North America, has signed a definitive asset purchase agreement to acquire the assets of Pine State Convenience, a division of Pine...

Acquires 18 convenience stores in New York operating under a familiar banner

WATERTOWN, N.Y. -- In its second transaction in less than a week, Sunoco LP has entered into a definitive agreement with Valentine Stores Inc. to purchase its retail convenience-store business serving Upstate New York. The companies did not reveal the transaction price. Sunoco also bought 14...

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Activist investor expects new president to grow profitability in Japan, North America

TOKYO -- Following a power struggle that went public this month when the company’s longtime chairman and CEO abruptly quit, Seven & i Holdings Co., the parent of 7-Eleven Inc. , said its nomination committee has selected the preferred candidate of U.S. activist investor Daniel Loeb as its next...

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