Bill Kent Gauges a Changing C-Store Industry

The chief executive of The Kent Cos. dishes on topics central to today’s convenience channel, including mergers and acquisitions, foodservice and the need for more workers. By David Bennett, Senior Editor Bill Kent, president of Midland, Texas-based The Kent Cos., which operates a chain of 44 Kent Kwik Convenience Stores, recently sat down with Convenience […]

Love’s Introduces Remodeled Speedco Site

Upgraded Speedco offers tires and light mechanical services. Following a remodel, Love’s Travel Stops has re-opened a Pendleton, Ky.-based Speedco location it acquired in July. The new Speedco, located at 524 Pendleton Road, offers oil changes, a wide range of tire options and light mechanical services for professional drivers and will bring 24 new jobs […]