What happened Diamond Shamrock?
In 1979, Diamond Shamrock moved its corporate headquarters to Dallas, where the company’s name was changed to Maxus Energy Corp. in 1987 and its refining and marketing business became a separate entity called the Diamond Shamrock Refining and Marketing Company (later shortened to Diamond Shamrock in 1990).
Did Circle K buy Diamond Shamrock?
Diamond Shamrock Inc. agreed yesterday to acquire National Convenience Stores Inc. for $27 a share, or $260 million. The agreement, which has been approved by both companies’ boards, would thwart the Circle K Corporation’s tender offer to buy National Convenience for $20 a share.
Where can I use my Valero gas card?
The Valero gas card can be used for fuel purchases at Valero, Beacon, Diamond Shamrock Shamrock gas stations and Circle K stores. Unfortunately, it is a store card (not on a network like Visa or MasterCard). So you can only use it at those specific gas stations.
Who bought Diamond Shamrock?
Is Valero an American owned company?
In 2005, Valero became the largest independent North American refiner with the acquisition of Premcor Inc. and its four refineries. Valero spun off Valero L.P. and its general partner, Valero GP Holdings in 2006, creating the independent company NuStar. Today, Valero is the world’s second-largest corn ethanol producer.
When did Valero buy Diamond Shamrock?
December 31, 2001
Are Shell and Circle K the same?
Shell Oil Products US and its affiliate Motiva Enterprises LLC are selling 236 stations to Circle K Stores Inc. Under this arrangement, the convenience stores will remain Circle K branded while the fuels offering will become Shell branded.
Are Valero and Circle K the same?
A $4.4 billion buyout involving a convenience store giant in Canada means the local Valero Corner Store locations will become Circle K outlets in the near future, with a color scheme of red, white and orange.
Does Circle K own flash foods?
CST Brands owns Flash Foods. The global gas-station operator that controls Circle K outlets reached a deal to acquire San Antonio, Texas-based gas station and convenience store chain CST Brands for about $4.4 billion. CST’s retail brands include Corner Stores, Nice N Easy Grocery Shoppes and Flash Foods.
Is Valero good quality gas?
Valero is a great gas, and one of the largest refinery’s around. Made money on them over the years with puts and calls. Good Long Term holder also. Most gas brands are fine, just do not fill up if the delivery trucks are filling up the tanks, or if it gets no business.
How hard is it to get a Valero gas card?
The lowest scores reported for the Valero credit card are between 551 and 600, but the bulk of approved applicants have at least fair credit.
What bank does Valero use?
DSRM National Bank