Latest Stripes Convenience Stores Stories

2014-02-04 08:24:46

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Susser Holdings Corporation (NYSE: SUSS) today announced that Steve DeSutter is leaving the Company, effective February 28, 2014, to accept an opportunity to lead a significant company outside the convenience store industry. Mr. DeSutter currently serves as the President and CEO of Susser's Retail segment. That segment will now report directly to Sam L. Susser, Chairman and CEO of Susser Holdings, on an interim basis. "I want to...

2014-02-03 08:21:28

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas and HOUSTON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Susser Holdings Corporation (NYSE: SUSS) and Susser Petroleum Partners LP (NYSE: SUSP) will release their fourth quarter and full year 2013 financial and operating results before the market opens on Wednesday, February 26. In conjunction with these news releases, management will hold a combined conference call the same day at 10 a.m. Eastern Time (9 a.m. Central Time) to discuss both companies' results. The call will be...

2014-01-30 08:22:47

HOUSTON and CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Susser Holdings Corporation (NYSE: SUSS) and Susser Petroleum Partners LP (NYSE: SUSP) today announced the closing of their previously announced acquisition of the convenience store assets and fuel distribution contracts of Sac-N-Pac Stores, Inc. and 3W Warren Fuels, Ltd. The Sac-N-Pac chain includes 47 convenience stores in the rapidly growing South Central Texas corridor between San Antonio and Austin. Sac-N-Pac...

2014-01-29 16:23:38

HOUSTON, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Susser Petroleum Partners LP (NYSE: SUSP), a wholesale distributor of motor fuels, announced today that the Board of Directors of its general partner has approved a quarterly distribution for the fourth quarter of 2013 of $0.4851 per unit. This amount corresponds to $1.94 per unit on an annualized basis and represents a 3.5 percent increase compared to the distribution for the previous quarter. This distribution is 10.9 percent above the...

2014-01-14 08:22:26

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Susser Holdings Corporation (NYSE: SUSS) and Susser Petroleum Partners LP (NYSE: SUSP) today provided partial operating results for the fourth quarter and full year 2013. Susser Holdings expects to report: -- Same-store merchandise sales growth of approximately 2.4 percent for the fourth quarter and 3.0 percent for the full year, with total merchandise sales of approximately $1.1 billion for the year. -- Retail...

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