Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc (ATDa.TO)
March 17 - Canadian convenience store operator Alimentation Couche-Tard said on Tuesday that it would acquire the retail, commercial fuel and aviation businesses of Royal Dutch Shell in Denmark to expand its presence in Scandinavia.
- Canada's Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc will buy smaller U.S. rival Pantry Inc for about $861 million, a deal that positions it as one of the top convenience store operators in North America.
* Couche-Tard shares rise 8.6 pct to record high (Adds industry expert, analyst comments, background; updates shares)
Dec 18 - Canadian convenience store operator Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc will buy U.S. convenience store chain The Pantry Inc for $1.7 billion, including debt.