Top 101 Convenience Stores

CSP’s annual list of the largest chains in the convenience store industry

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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 sort descending Chain Name No. of Stores Avg. Store Size
#20 Husky Energy Inc. 500 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#22 Holiday Stationstores 493 3,000 sq. ft.
#23 GPM Investments LLC (Fas Mart) and GPM Southeast LLC 472 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#24 Sheetz Inc. 466 4,000+ sq. ft.
#25 Western Refining Inc./Northern Tier Energy 459 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#26 Kwik Trip Inc. 439 4000+ sq. ft.
#27 Kum & Go LC 422 4,000+ sq. ft.
#28 Delek U.S. Holdings Inc./Mapco 372 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#29 RaceTrac Petroleum Inc. 365 4000+ sq. ft.
#30 Stewart's Shops 330 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#31 Allsup’s Convenience Stores Inc. 319 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#32 Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores 312 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#33 Pioneer Energy LP 305 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#34 E-Z Mart Stores 300 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#35 Kwik Fill/Red Apple, Smokers Outlet 287 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#36 Alon Brands Retail 286 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#37 Maverik Inc. 264 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#38 TravelCenters of America (TA-Petro) 248 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#38 CEFCO Convenience Stores 248 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#40 My Goods Market 230 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.