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Kwik Trip achieves nearly $300,000 in savings, receives state "green" award

LA CROSSE, Wis. -- Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSC) commissioner Mark Meyer presented Kwik Trip Inc. on Friday with the state's Excellence in Energy Efficiency Award. This award is in recognition of Kwik Trip's efforts to implement energy efficiency and environmentally friendly projects...

Real-estate service says convenience more recession resistant than other property types

BETHESDA, Md. -- The convenience store/gas station category has been an "unsung hero" in the current retail real-estate landscape, proving to be more recession-resistant than most other retail property types, even continuing to expand and account for a significant amount of sale and lease...

NRC, court set July 9 deadline to submit bids for "one, some or all" 52 sites

BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. -- Following the approval in bankruptcy court for the sale of Appalachian Oil Co.'s remaining stores, the selling agent, NRC Realty Advisors LLC, have established Thursday, July 9, as the bid deadline for the 52 sites in Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia. The sites include 47...

FDA control over tobacco brings mixed reactions from convenience retailers
President Obama signs bill giving Food & Drug Administration control over tobacco
Fast feeder set to sell allQuick Stuff convenience stores by end of September
Reynolds American, others ready to challenge restrictions in pending tobacco bill
Card lenders poised for escalating opposition from merchants, Congress
Casey's sees opportunities for store-count,foodservice expansion.
New test has tobacco manufacturer entering yet another new OTP category