TITLE

News Briefs

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;3/26/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news briefs related to convenience stores in the U.S. The company, 7-Eleven Inc. has announced that it is turning 188 of its company-run stores in Texas into a franchisee, which began its franchise conversion program in Utah, Colorado in 2005. The company Alon USA will purchase 102 FINA-branded convenience stores from Abilene, Texas-based Skinny's to build on the company's base strategy of integration.
ACCESSION #
24531439

 

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