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2014-09-19 20:21:04

LAVAL, QC, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. ("Couche-Tard") (TSX: ATD.A ATD.B) is pleased to invite representatives of the media to its Shareholders' Annual Meeting to be held on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 2:00 PM at the Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3G5. Couche-Tard is pleased to hold this year's annual meeting in Toronto, which will provide the local shareholders with an opportunity to attend the meeting....

2014-09-09 08:22:24

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Economic optimism rebounded sharply in September, with 47% of gas consumers saying that they were optimistic about the economy, the highest level of optimism in 14 months. Optimism increased 8 percentage points from August's 10-month low of 39%, and also is 8 points higher than optimism a year ago (39%). A majority of consumers ages 18-34 are optimistic (56%), as are consumers in the West (51%). The 8-point increase overall...

2014-09-03 23:14:45

The strength and marketing clout of major and small restaurant chains kept total restaurant industry traffic flat instead of declining in the April/May/June quarter while visits to independent restaurants declined by 2 percent, reports The NPD Group, a leading global information company. Chicago (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 The strength and marketing clout of restaurant chains kept total restaurant industry traffic flat instead of declining in the April/May/June quarter while visits to...

2014-09-03 08:24:20

LAVAL, QC, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. (TSX: ATD.A ATD.B) announces today that it has signed, through its wholly-owned indirect subsidiary Statoil Fuel & Retail AS, an agreement to sell its aviation fuel business to Air BP. The sale is done through a share purchase agreement pursuant to which Air BP would acquire 100% of all issued and outstanding shares of Statoil Fuel & Retail Aviation AS ("SFR Aviation"). The deal, which is subject to...

2014-08-27 23:10:47

Belly, the leading loyalty provider, expands relationship with 7-Eleven to stores along the East Coast and Vancouver, B.C., Canada. By the end of 2014, 2,600 7-Eleven stores will use Belly to drive customer loyalty and marketing efforts. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Belly, the industry-leading digital loyalty platform and 7-Eleven, Inc., the world’s largest convenience store chain, today announced an expanded partnership in more than 2,000 locations. 7-Eleven customers can...

2014-08-22 08:23:24

NBC's Today Show Main Street Makeover with Martin Lindstrom and Vancouver based Juice Group Advertising breathe new life into a struggling Baltimore corner store. BALTIMORE, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Once the measure of neighborhood America's commercial success, local corner stores are feeling the squeeze. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140822/138814) Gone are the days of being a place to purchase necessities and greet your neighbor. Now big box super...

2014-08-20 12:23:13

TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - The lack of competition in Ontario's system for alcoholic beverage retailing causes higher prices for consumers and foregone government revenue, according to a report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In "Uncorking a Strange Brew: The Need for More Competition in Ontario's Alcoholic Beverage Retailing System," authors Paul R. Masson and Anindya Sen call for a more competitive system in alcoholic beverage retailing in Ontario, which would result in increased...

2014-08-19 20:21:53

LAVAL, QC, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - A number of media outlets have reported that Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. ("Couche-Tard") (TSX: ATD.A ATD.B) is among a handful of companies rumoured to be pursuing the acquisition of a minority stake in China's Sinopec. Couche-Tard has no plan to invest in the Sinopec placement at this time. Furthermore, should Couche-Tard have material information to communicate, it would be timely circulated through a press release disclosing the news...

2014-08-06 08:27:50

ChatterAds is a removable, portable message delivery system that secures to plastic bags in retail, grocery, hardware, mass merchant, QSR and convenience stores CLEVELAND, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kennedy Group, a leader in providing market-tested and innovative solutions to help customers package, promote, identify and track their products, has partnered with Hilex Poly, an industry leading manufacturer of plastic bag and film products, to introduce ChatterAds(TM) - a removable,...

2014-07-29 16:22:13

LAVAL, QC, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. (hereinafter referred to as "Couche-Tard") (TSX: ATD.A ATD.B) announces today that it has signed, through its wholly-owned indirect subsidiary, Mac's Convenience Stores LLC, an agreement to acquire 55 stores and related assets from Tri Star Marketing, Inc. and affiliates (hereinafter collectively referred to as the "Parties") of which 51 stores located in the state of Illinois and four stores located in the state...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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