TITLE

News Briefs

PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;5/9/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on developments related to retail industry. Valero Energy Corp., invested $20 million in a 32,000-square-foot distribution center in the company's hometown of San Antonio. The center, with 2.6 million cubic feet of storage space, will supply more than 600 of Vatero's Diamond Shamrock Comer Stores located across Texas with retail merchandise. Another article focuses on a computerized warehouse management system and a computerized "pick-to-light" selection system. The new travel center sits on a 10-acre site, and offers convenience items, a fullservice restaurant, indoor and outdoor internet access and a business center.
ACCESSION #
16981722

 

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