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Latest design includes full-service Starbucks, twice the gas pumps, more

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Retailer shifting focus to small-format truckstops following sale of Minit Mart chain

WESTLAKE, Ohio -- TravelCenters of America LLC is stepping away from the stand-alone convenience-store business with its sale of 225 Minit Mart stores and other related assets to EG Group . “The transaction will mean more time and expertise devoted to our travel-center operations,” said TA CEO Andy...

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Former GE CEO Immelt shares what defines a leader in an era of disruption

RANCHO PALOS VERDES, Calif. -- In March 2011, a massive earthquake and tsunami knocked out the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan. Jeff Immelt, then-CEO of General Electric (GE), learned that four of the seven nuclear reactors at the power plant, all made by GE, had failed. On a nearby...

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NFL quarterback Dan Fouts on motivating a team and building respect
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First of chain’s sites to include a full-service Starbucks
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Second location with new design is already under construction

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U.K.-based retailer conducting search for successor to lead former Kroger c-store network

Intriguing thoughts on innovation, motivation and choosing the right place to build a new c-store

Should c-stores stick to a few areas of expertise or roll with the changes?
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Mathewes will continue to help c-store chain expand footprint in South Carolina