Rumors

The latest scuttlebutt, rumors & fun in the convenience store industry

All-nighter resets are on the agenda for a chain in the West that’s been rebranding acquired stores.


You know space is at a premium in Northern California when new c-stores are built with basements for storage.


BR hears a new brand will soon pop up in Tennessee.


BR hears a certain high-profile auction has resulted in some great parties coming up in the spring.


Could a Gulf Coast HQ be moving north to Houston? BR hears as much.


Long before she was VP of HR for Casey’s, Cindi Summers used to visit the Casey’s site where her grandmother worked, setting the stage for a beautiful relationship.


Though it takes a few reports, tracking employee fraud within its loyalty program has been a focus for one Southeast retailer.


Back Rumor recently witnessed a bus full of food writers descend on a new RaceTrac RT6K store in Dallas. The oohs and ahhs were resounding—especially around the frozen-yogurt bar. 


It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s …: Trenton Jenney got his head in the Superman mindset during a visit to Metropolis, Ill. (See photo.)


BR hears a familiar chain in the West is courting offers.


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It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s …: Trenton Jenney got his head in the Superman mindset during a visit to Metropolis, Ill.

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