Mergers & Acquisitions News

Mergers & acquisitions news affecting the convenience store industry
citgo gas station

Business review prompts sale

BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- Ocean Petroleum Inc. has divested its entire branded and unbranded dealer supply business as part of a strategic business reorganization. Included in its sale to United Fuel, Stockbridge, Ga., are both CITGO and Valero dealer supply relationships in southeastern Georgia. The sale...


Retailer reportedly exploring sale

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Independent convenience-store company Thorntons Inc. is exploring a possible sale, according to a report by The Louisville Courier Journal , citing Oil Price Information Service (OPIS). OPIS reported that Thorntons has retained investment banker Lazard to examine selling the 192-...

merger ahead

Six deals we're watching by retailers across the U.S.

yesway logo
Chain reaches 100-store milestone with latest deal
tbird mini marts
Deal expands company’s retail presence in New Hampshire
keiths super store
Will concentrate resources on upstate retail portfolio
caseys general store

Will its old nemesis be back for another try?

caseys general store
Activist investor rumored to be weighing push to sell c-store chain
jiffy mart
Deal includes 37 company-operated stations, 24 fuel sites, 70 fuel-supply agreements
hr reit
Will focus real-estate strategy on sites in six states