News Briefs

November 2004
Convenience Store News;11/22/2004, Vol. 40 Issue 14, p12
Trade Publication
This article presents information related to news briefs. The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware entered sale orders approving the sale of ail 147 stores operated by DB Cos. The closure came more than three months after approximately 400 people fell ill after eating sandwiches with contaminated tomatoes at Sheetz stores. Trax Retail Solutions, which specializes in loss prevention and store operations control solutions, has received several commitments from new customers after officially introducing its Loss Prevention Power Suite to the convenience store industry.


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