BEVERLY, Massachusetts (May 1, 2015) — The Nexxus Group’s client Alliance Energy LLC, a division of Global Partners LP, recently acquired Xtra Mart Convenience Stores/Drake Petroleum and has selected Nexxus to implement a Scan Based Trading program for newspaper category management. The program launches May 11.
Established in 1977, Xtra Mark operates approximately 147 company convenience stores, including 88 in New England and another 59 in New York and Pennsylvania.
The company maintains strong community ties and has been a primary benefactor of the Jennifer Creed Fund for more than 20 years, raising money through in-store promotions and donations as well as the annual Jennifer Creed Golf Classic. The Fund was established in 1974 to help assist Jennifer Creed’s family with the cost of their daughter’s leukemia treatment. The mission of aiding families facing a medical crisis remains in place and this past Christmas, 150 families received $250 holiday assistance checks from the Fund.
“Xtra Mart has a history of superb service and commitment to its communities. We are very excited about the efficiencies that our program will bring to their operations,”” says Mark Landgren, CEO of Nexxus Group. “We are looking forward to the opportunity to work with them.”
The Nexxus Group has provided service for Alliance Energy since June 2012. Alliance Energy was established more than 70 years ago and owns and operates a growing network of gasoline stations and convenience stores throughout the Northeast.
About Xtra Mart
Established in 1977, Xtra Mart was operated by Warren Equities Inc. until its purchase by Alliance Energy LLC in January 2015. The Xtra Mart network consists of 147 convenience stores and gas stations throughout New England, New York and Pennsylvania. For more information, visit: Xtra Mart.
About The Nexxus Group
Established in 2003, The Nexxus Group provides the industry’s leading full-service Scan Based Trading (SBT) suite and is a trusted business solutions and services partner at more than 65,000 locations for more than 90 retailers in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. The Nexxus Group delivers an innovative and cost effective SBT solution to both retailers and suppliers by providing data exchange, sales and margin reporting, consolidated billing and world-class customer service. The Nexxus Group clients report more efficient and effective management of product categories while increasing sales and lowering costs in the supply chain. The Company’s customers include market leaders in the Convenience, Grocery, Mass Merchant, Discount and Specialty Retailer industries as well as National CPG Suppliers. The Nexxus Group supports retailers and manufacturing partners in categories such as Bakery, Propane, Books, DVDs, Snacks, Novelties, Magazines and Newspapers.
For more information visit: The Nexxus Group
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