Mathieu Dion

Business, Fuel

Circle K Owner Goes on Food Marketing Push

A Circle K convenience store A Couche-Tard gas station and convenience store in Pincourt, Quebec. (Graham Hughes/Bloomberg News)

Circle K parent Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. only gets about half of its gross profit from fuel. That has CEO Brian Hannasch thinking about how to kickstart the company’s fresh food business, which represents just 11% of sales in its 9,000 North American stores.

Mathieu Dion | Bloomberg News
September 21, 2022