Atlanta — RaceTrac, one of America’s leading retail, fuel and convenience store destinations, has launched its new franchise program. RT Franchising, Inc. currently has franchise opportunities in the Central Florida cities of Clermont, Mt. Dora and DeLand. RaceTrac has more than 170 locations in Florida.
Minneapolis — Restaurant Technologies, the leading provider of cooking oil management and exhaust cleaning solutions, is providing its Total Oil Management solution to more than 1,500 new grocery and convenience store (c-store) units since the start of 2018, bringing the company’s total customer roster of foodservice providers across a range of segments to more than 27,000 locations nationwide.
Cincinnati — The Kroger Co. has completed the sale of its convenience store business unit (totaling 762 c-stores) to EG Group for $2.15 billion. Kroger’s supermarket fuel centers and its Turkey Hill Dairy were not included in the sale.
Irving, Texas — The Alliance to Save Energy has awarded 7-Eleven® with the Alliance to Save Energy “Built Environment” award for its commitment to reducing energy consumption and improving efficiency in its stores.
Cape Coral, Fla. — Creighton Commercial Development and Construction has commenced the construction of six new 7-Eleven convenience stores with gas stations throughout Florida and Texas. They will open later this year.