Corporate News

Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry

And Petro Stopping going strong

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Bowlin Travel Centers Inc. has just reported net sales increased 18% to $21.745 million for the nine-months ended Oct. 31, 2006, compared to net sales of $18.432 million for the same nine-month period in the prior fiscal year. Earnings per share, net income, for the nine-month...

Quartet of Circle K c-stores sells for nearly $3.6 million

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Circle K Stores Inc. has bought four Circle K locations in Memphis, Tenn., from a New York company for nearly $3.6 million. Three of the Circle K sites were purchased from Second Convenience Store Properties Corp., while one facility was bought from Convenience Store Properties...

Intends to open 30% more stores, will dish up more meat and potatoes

DALLAS -- 7-Eleven Inc. said it plans to add 30% more North American outlets and will start selling hot meals to fend off rival chains and supermarkets encroaching on its territory. The Dallas-based company, bought by Tokyo-based Seven & I Holdings Co. last year, operates and franchises 6,100...

Gas-roulette promo set for grand openings of 7-Eleven sites in El Paso
Agency files for subpoena power
Opens store, donates funds to Y
Stewart's is reinvesting in the Troy, N.Y., area. The company recently built a new shop at its existing Stewart's location there.
Annual CSP Outlook Survey shows early optimism for the new year
Gateway Newstands said that it has acquired the assets of the Convenience Store Group.
Puerto Rican c-store operator reaches into Canadian malls