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Refuel C-Stores Set for Aggressive Growth

Following acquisition Refuel Convenience Stores to grow from five to 31 locations. First Reserve, a Texas-based private equity firm has acquired Charleston, S.C., based Refuel...

7-Eleven Introduces New Chai Latte

Chai and products flavored with similar spice blends have seen almost 40% growth over the past four years. 7-Eleven Inc. is introducing a new tea-based...

Marlboro Prices Going Up 11 Cents Per Pack

Cigarette price increases bigger and sooner than anticipated, Wells Fargo reports. Altria/ Philip Morris (PM USA) announced a wholesale price increase larger and earlier than...

Mountain Express Oil Partners with DFS

After purchasing DFS’ ClearView solution wetstock monitoring services in July 2015, MEO signs a new, three-year agreement with DFS. Mountain Express Oil Co. (MEO) has...

Major Credit Card Networks To Up Processing Fees

Merchant bank fees are expected to hit first and could be passed along to c-stores. Visa Inc., Mastercard Inc. and Discover plan to increase a...

Gas Prices Trend Upward

Majority of states post gas price increases. The past week has marked one of the biggest increases to the national gas price average so far...

Illinois Ups Minimum Wage to $15 by 2025

Illinois becomes one of the first states to pass legislation to increase its minimum wage to $15. Illinois is following in the footsteps of other...

Beck Branded Fuels Rolls Out New Identity

Corporate wide rebranding initiative creates a more cohesive brand tying the company’s five strategic business units together. Beck Branded Fuels, a division of Beck Suppliers,...

New Skimming Technique Threatens C-Store Retailers

Cellular relay skimmers bring new threat to data security for c-stores. The National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) warns that thieves are using a new...

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