LAVAL, QC, Nov. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. ("Couche-Tard") (TSX: ATD.A ATD.B), announces today that CST Brands, Inc.'s ("CST") stockholders have approved the previously announced merger agreement with one of the Corporation's wholly owned U.S. subsidiaries at a special meeting held today, on November 16, 2016. Based on the tabulation of the stockholder vote, approximately 84% of the total shares outstanding as of the October 7, 2016 record date voted at the special meeting, and approximately 99.7% of the shares voted were voted in favor of the merger agreement at the special meeting. Under the terms of the merger agreement, CST stockholders will receive $48.53 in cash per share, without interest, as a result of the closing of the transaction. The transaction remains subject to the standard regulatory approvals and closing conditions. The transaction is expected to close in early calendar year 2017. About Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. Couche-Tard is the leader in the Canadian convenience store industry. In the United States, it is the largest independent convenience store operator in terms of number of company-operated stores. In Europe, Couche-Tard is a leader in convenience store and road transportation fuel retail in the Scandinavian countries ( Norway, Sweden and Denmark), in the Baltic States ( Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania) and in Ireland with an important presence in Poland.