TITLE

Walking the Path

AUTHOR(S)
Lisanti, Linda
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;12/10/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 15, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the career of Alain Bouchard, chief executive officer, president and chairman of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. Bouchard has been honored as Hall of Fame by the journal "Convenience Store News." His convenience store career began as an interim store manager with Perrette Dairy Ltd. It is stated that under Bouchard's leadership, Couche-Tard has grown through a dazzling series of acquisitions.
ACCESSION #
28031606

 

Related Articles

  • Couche-Tard Foresees Slower U.S. Expansion in 2008. Longo, Don // Convenience Store News;10/22/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 13, p22 

    The article reports on the statement made by Alain Bouchard, president and CEO of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., that the company, operating more than 5,600 convenience stores in North America, will slow its acquisition pace in the U.S. next year by acquiring only 200 to 300 stores. Bouchard,...

  • Alain Bouchard.  // Convenience Store News;7/13/2009, Vol. 45 Issue 9, Special Page pAN-16 

    The article presents an interview with Alain Bouchard, founder of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. When asked why and when he first joined the convenience (c) industry, he said it was at the end of the 1960s. For him, the most important event to happen in his career was his acquisition of an...

  • A Talent for Business. Pamplin, Claire // Convenience Store News;3/27/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p37 

    The article presents information on the life and career of Alain Bouchard, president and CEO of Alimentation Couche-Tard. Bouchard launched his celebrated convenience store career before he was out of his teens, at a Perrette Dairy store, where he rose through the ranks to district manager....

  • Couche-Tard continues with Foodservice Focus.  // Convenience Store News;4/20/2009, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p14 

    The article reports that Laval, Quebec-based Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. is making headway on its goal to increase foodservice sales. Alimentation is Canada's largest convenience store operator. The retailer is still far from reaching its stated mark of having foodservice comprise 15% of...

  • The Consolidators. L. L. // Convenience Store News;1/15/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p48 

    The article focuses on issues related to acquisitions in the convenience store industry in the U.S. While major chains like Pantry Inc., Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. and 7-Eleven Inc. made acquisition headlines in 2006, these companies and others are on the hunt for even bigger store counts in...

  • Alimentation Couche-Tard buys Johnson Oil Co. assets.  // National Petroleum News;Jul2001, Vol. 93 Issue 7, p10 

    Focuses on Laval, Quebec-based Alimentation Couche-Tard's plan to acquire the assets of North America-based Johnson Oil Co. Acquisition of convenience stores and gasoline retailer sites; Value of the transaction; Popularity of the Bigfoot banner.

  • Couche-Tard Scores High Marks in the industry. Covino, RenĂ©e M. // Convenience Store News;Feb2012, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p18 

    The article presents information on the factors which make Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. a unique entity in the convenience-store sector. GMP Securities research analyst Martin Landry says that probably, it is one of the only Canadian retailers to truly succeed in the U.S. It is stated that the...

  • Couche-Tard makes bid to acquire Dairy Mart.  // National Petroleum News;Jul2002, Vol. 94 Issue 7, p7 

    Reports that Dairy Mart Convenience Stores Inc. has executed an asset purchase agreement through which Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. would acquire a substantial majority of the former's stores. Worth of the deal; Terms of the agreement.

  • Alimentation Couche-Tard completes Circle K acquisition.  // National Petroleum News;Feb2004, Vol. 96 Issue 2, p7 

    Reports on the acquisition of Circle K Corp. from ConocoPhillips Co. by Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. in North America. Number of convenience stores owned by the Alimentation; Impression of the company with the level of competence and dedication of the Circle K senior management and employees;...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics