December 30, 2021
Barney's Convenience Stores Sells to S&G Stores LLC
The sale included 12 Convenience stores located in and around the Toledo Ohio market.
Barney’s, headquartered in Perrysburg Ohio, started in 1966 as Big Barney Auto Wash and has since evolved into Barney's Convenience Stores. They have approximately 100 employees. Eleven of the twelve stores are branded BP and one is branded as an Amoco.
S&G stores, headquartered in Sylvania Ohio, started in 1999 as Stop and Go Stores. Dan Ridi, Founder and CEO has continued his growth strategy through purchasing other convenience store chains in the Toledo market; including seventeen "In and Out Marts" from the Esser family in 2014, eleven "Shaffer Oil" stores in the Dayton and surrounding area in 2019, Toledo based "Stop and Shop" stores in 2020, other one and two store purchases, and most recently twelve Barney’s locations. This takes the S&G portfolio of stores to 74.
Mr. Ridi stated that S&G is squarely positioned to continue growing throughout the Midwest! Ridi continued by stating the Barney’s employees are being retained and the sites will operate under the BP brand.