Tag: Market Research

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

The Continued Strength of the Retail Pharmacy Sector

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Think about your neighborhood retail pharmacy. Perhaps it’s a stand-alone Walgreens on a busy street corner, or a CVS on a pad site, shadow-anchored by a big-box retailer. If you’re anything like the average consumer, this pharmacy offers a handy location for prescriptions, health and beauty products, and groceries.

If investors are anything like the average net lease property owner, they might find …

Amanda WillisThe Continued Strength of the Retail Pharmacy Sector