Japan’s Seven & i to sell up to 300 gas stations after buying Speedway -sources

Japan’s Seven & i Holdings Co Ltd , parent of the 7-Eleven convenience store chain, is aiming to sell as many as 300 gas stations following its deal to acquire Marathon Petroleum Corp for $21 billion, according to people familiar with the matter. TDR Capital, the private equity firm that owns British petrol station operator EG Group and lost out to Seven & i in the race for Speedway, plans to make an offer for the gas stations, according to one of the sources. Seven & i Holdings and TDR Capital did not respond to requests for comment.

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