Top 101 Convenience Stores
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About CSP's Convenience Top 101
In our effort to provide the latest cutting-edge news and data on the convenience store industry, CSP’s editors have ranked the largest convenience store chains by store count—owned/operated and franchised locations—in the United States and Canada, providing easy access to data, images and news on the leading chains.
But we didn’t stop at store counts. We also tapped CSPedia, the c-store industry’s online business intelligence database, to recognize some of the industry’s most fascinating leaders in the retail arts: foodservice, green operations, social-media marketing, employee-focused, family-operated and more. Welcome to the Convenience Top 101.
Midyear Update: Several major acquisitions in the first half of 2014 ensure an active reshuffling of the Convenience Top 101 next year. Click here to get an early glimpse at what's to come.
2014 Top Convenience Stores
The Convenience Top 101 rankings reflect combined company-operated and franchised store counts in the United States and Canada. They do not include licensed or dealer locations. All statistics accurate as of March 2014.
|Rank||Chain Name||No. of Stores||Avg. Store Size|
|#1||7-Eleven Inc.||7,790||2,500-4,000 sq. ft.|
|#66||7-Eleven Stores of Oklahoma||111||2,500-4,000 sq. ft.|
|#51||Admiral Petroleum||173||1,000-2,500 sq. ft.|
|#2||Alimentation Couche-Tard (Mac's, Circle K)||5,700||2,500-4,000 sq. ft.|
|#62||Alliance Energy LLC (Alltown)||120||1,000-2,500 sq. ft.|
|#31||Allsup’s Convenience Stores Inc.||319||1,000-2,500 sq. ft.|
|#36||Alon Brands Retail||286||1,000-2,500 sq. ft.|
|#77||Anabi Oil||93||1,000-2,500 sq. ft.|
|#74||ARS West LLC (American Retail Services)||102||2,500-4,000 sq. ft.|
|#75||Blarney Castle Oil Co./EZ Mart||98||2,500-4,000 sq. ft.|
|#9||BP America (ampm)||950||1,000-2,500 sq. ft.|
|#94||Buchanan Energy Co. (Bucky’s)||79||2,500-4,000 sq. ft.|
|#91||C.N. Brown Co.||80||1,000-2,500 sq. ft.|
|#4||Casey's General Stores Inc.||1,759||2,500-4,000 sq. ft.|
|#38||CEFCO Convenience Stores||248||2,500-4,000 sq. ft.|
|#91||Certified Oil||80||1,000-2,500 sq. ft.|
|#12||Chevron Corp. (ExtraMile)||720||1,000-2,500 sq. ft.|
|#90||Coborn’s Inc.||81||2,500-4,000 sq. ft.|
|#43||Convenient Food Mart||210||2,500-4,000 sq. ft.|
|#101||Country Fair||71||2,500-4,000 sq. ft.|