TITLE

News Analysis: News Briefs

PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;8/29/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 11, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news related to the field of convenience stores in the U.S. Sanford, North Carolina-based Pantry Inc., which operates nearly 1,400 stores in the Southeast, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 13 convenience stores in Alabama from Chatham Oil Co. Inc., which has been operating the stores under the Speedmart Food Stores banner. China's government-owned CNOOC Ltd. withdrew its $18.4 billion bid for Unocal Corp., clearing the way for Chevron Corp. to complete its acquisition of Unocal and ending a politically charged takeover battle that highlighted the United States' growing apprehension about China's economic rise.
ACCESSION #
18159033

 

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