Tag: C-Store Sector

Mergers Re-Align Convenience-Store Rankings

M&As dominate the headlines for the convenience-store (C-Store) sector. For instance, 7-Eleven, offering everything from Big Gulps to gas (that is not a comment on their food offerings) now tops the list of stores by number since it bought some 1,000 units from Sunoco last year. With a AA-minus credit rating, 7-Eleven now operates 9200 shops.

Speedway comes in at #3, with 3900 stores, more than 1000 of which were picked up from Andeavor, and it boasts a BBB credit rating. (Interestingly, the transaction knocked Andeavor off the list entirely. It was #7 last year.) EG Group secured this year’s …

Amanda WillisMergers Re-Align Convenience-Store Rankings