Fresh food struggles in period of aggressive promotional activity
ANKENY, Iowa -- Fuel beat out food as a sales driver for Casey’s General Stores Inc. in its third-quarter fiscal 2018, the three months ending Jan. 31, 2018. Same-store fuel gallons rose 3.8% in the third quarter vs. Casey’s fiscal 2018 guidance of a 1% to 2% increase. This was Casey’s best...
New technology, operational initiatives, board changes, more part of retailer’s value-creation effort
Retailer implementing key initiatives, refreshing board
ANKENY, Iowa -- Casey's General Stores Inc. is touting several key initiatives to increase profitability, improve operational performance and enhance shareholder value, the company said in an update to shareholders coinciding with the release of its third-quarter earnings. It has also refreshed its...
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