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  1. Kangaroo Express Helps PNC Bank Expand ATM NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | CSP

    The Pantry Inc. 's Kangaroo Express convenience stores are among nearly 400 stores in four states--Alabama, Georgia and the Carolinas--to add free ATM access for PNC Bank customers. The Pantry is adding the access at 97 Kangaroo Express convenience stores--34 in Alabama, 51 in North Carolina and 12 in South Carolina.


  2. The Pantry, McLane Renew Distribution DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2014 | CSP

    The Pantry Inc. has entered into a new distribution service agreement with McLane Co. Inc., the convenience store retailer said in a filing with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission .


  3. Next Merger Wave?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | CSP

    Could an infusion of equity funds and a reawakening of some slumbering consolidators be in the offing for the convenience channel? Could this fragmented segment, whose ranks are swelled by legions of small independent operators, be bracing for a new wave of mergers and acquisitions beyond the recent divestitures from major oil? The chimes of agreement by three major retailers, whose current portfolios were largely propped by an aggressive roll-up strategy, suggests 2011 could yield a number of deals.


  4. Analysis: CST Brands' Uncertain FutureRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2016 | CSP

    It was early 2014 when a pair of investment groups with not even 2% of total shares formed Concerned Pantry Shareholders and waged a proxy battle against The Pantry Inc. , then the largest independent convenience-store chain in the Southeast. The investors charged the board of directors and leadership with mismanagement, wallowing in debt and executing an aimless retail strategy.


  5. The Pantry's 5-Year PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2012 | CSP

    A five-year plan outlined by executives of The Pantry Inc., dba Kangaroo Express convenience stores, underscores the company's desire to improve its data analytics, grow its foodservice program and balance its store count over the next few years. The plan was developed and presented in preparation for a new chief executive officer [UPDATE: The company announced on February 15 that is has named Dennis G. Hatchell as president and CEO] .


  6. 'Service Station' Philanthropy RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2012 | CSP

    Although the convenience/gasoline retailing industry has come a long way from the days of the service station, in one way, the industry's retailers still function as "service" stations. They keep a steady stream of philanthropic endeavors and support flowing into the communities they serve.


  7. Gators on IceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | CSP

    The Pantry Inc. plans to rally behind University of Florida football fans in order to "Freeze The Swamp"taking the adage of "ice the kicker" to a whole new level. This campaign introduces ICEE products to 92 Gainesville and Ocala, Fla.-area Kangaroo Express locations.


  8. Foodservice Front Burner at The PantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | CSP

    For decades, sales of fuel and cigarettes have buoyed sales and generated repeat business at convenience store retailer The Pantry Inc. But with the advent of fuel-efficient vehicles and a decline in the number of smokers, the Cary, N.C.-based chain is looking for new ways to drive customer traffic, reported The Triangle Business Journal . To make up for declining sales in those categories, the company is focusing more strongly on foodservice.


  9. Pantry Sets Date for Stockholder Couche-Tard VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | CSP

    The Pantry Inc. has announced that it has scheduled a special meeting of The Pantry stockholders for March 10, 2015, in Cary, N.C., to consider and vote on the previously announced proposed merger with a U.S. subsidiary of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. Laval, Quebec-based Couche-Tard announced in mid-December 2014 that it would acquire Cary-based The Pantry in an all-cash transaction valued at $36.75 per share, with a total enterprise value of approximately $1.7 billion including debt. The Pantry entered into a merger agreement with Couche-Tard U.S. Inc. and CT-US Acquisition Corp., with The Pantry surviving as a wholly owned subsidiary of Couche-Tard.


  10. Pantry Outlines OpportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | CSP

    The last fiscal year meant $1.66 billion in merchandise revenue and 2.08 billion retail gasoline gallons sold at the 1,658 convenience stores operated by The Pantry Inc. But that doesn't mean there isn't room for growth. Frank Paci, executive vice president and chief financial officer touched on some of the company's plans to build that growthincluding foodservice, information systems and return optimizationin a presentation at the 12th annual ICR XChange Conference.


  11. Circle K plans to build new store on Beach BoulevardRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2016 | Financial News & Daily Record

    Circle K might be joining the wave of gas stations and convenience stores expanding in the area with new properties. It already operates about 70 locations in greater Jacksonville, and there are more than 130 Circle K stores within 50 miles of the city, according to .


  12. The Pantry Adds AccuStore Site-Management ToolRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | CSP

    Convenience-store retailer The Pantry has licensed AccuStore's site-profile management platform with plans to reduce operating costs and improve execution. AccuStore enables companies to maintain a centralized online repository of site-level details accessible throughout the organization.


  13. Pantry's Food & Fuel FortunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2012 | CSP

    The Pantry Inc. saw an adjusted EBITDA of $52.8 million in fourth-quarter 2012, compared to $64.4 million a year ago. As president and CEO Dennis Hatchell noted in an earnings conference call on Tuesday, that figure "was above the midrange" of the company's expectations.


  14. Growth Gives Couche-Tard Continued MomentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | CSP

    Mainly due to the effect of acquisitions and organic growth, for its first quarter of fiscal year 2016 ended July 19, 2015, Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. has reported net earnings of $303.8 million, compared to net earnings of $269.2 million for the same period for the previous year. "The integration of The Pantry stores is well underway, with a lot of activity on all fronts.


  15. Pantry Completes Presto AcquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | CSP

    The Pantry Inc. has announced that it has completed the previously disclosed acquisition of 47 convenience stores from Andover, Kansas-based Presto Convenience Stores LLC. The stores operate under the Presto tradename and are located mostly in Kansas, with three stores in Missouri. The acquisition is expected to be accretive to the company's earnings per share in fiscal 2011, and it was funded with cash on hand.


  16. Pantry a Target?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | CSP

    The Pantry Inc., which owns more than 1,600 convenience stores in 11 states, could become an acquisition target for Couche-Tard, William Blair & Co. analyst Mark Miller wrote in a report to investors cited by The News & Observer .


  17. Roo Racing & RetailingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2013 | CSP

    The Pantry Inc. has opened a new Kangaroo Express convenience store located on the infield at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C. Grand opening celebrations will take place during the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race weekend, May 17 and 18. Kangaroo Express is the exclusive convenience retailer at Charlotte Motor Speedway and the new infield store location marks the start of a three-year partnership. It is accessible to all infield campers and speedway guests during each NASCAR event day in May and October.


  18. Pre-Registered ROO Cup Fans Score Extra Week of RefillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2014 | CSP

    Major Southeast convenience store chain Kangaroo Express, operated by The Pantry Inc. , has announced that fans of its ROO Cup, a collectible cup refillable with any fountain or frozen beverage for only 25 cents, can now pre-register to reserve the refillable cups. This summer, fans who reserve their cups on Facebook or the Kangaroo Express mobile app can start using their cups one week before the general public.


  19. Nestle Waters Extends Hipcricket Deal for Pantry CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2012 | CSP

    Nestle Waters North America Inc. has extended its relationship with Hipcricket Inc. by tapping the mobile solution provider to manage and execute its new mobile marketing campaign with The Pantry's Kangaroo Express. The campaign is designed to raise awareness and drive sales of Nestle Waters' Arrowhead, Deer Park, Ice Mountain, Ozarka and Zephyrhills regional brands.


  20. 'Give a Penny, Take a Coffee'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2012 | CSP

    The Pantry Inc. said that it is celebrating National Coffee Day on Saturday, September 29 by offering a 12-oz. Bean Street Coffee for just one penny to every customer at its more than 1,500 Kangaroo Express convenience stores.