Mergers & Acquisitions News

Mergers & acquisitions news affecting the convenience store industry

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-...

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Chain reaches 100-store milestone with latest deal

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- Yesway has achieved a major milestone with the acquisition of its 100th convenience store as part of an 11-store Pick-A-Dilly portfolio transaction in northeast Missouri from Quincy, Ill.-based Niemann Foods, which owned the business, while Big River Oil owned the real...

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
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Ongoing M&A activity puts spotlight on why retailers go on the block