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 Chain Name No. of Stores Avg. Store Size sort descending
#87 Nouria Energy Corp. (Lil' Mart) 83 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#23 GPM Investments LLC (Fas Mart) and GPM Southeast LLC 472 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#86 Family Fare Inc. 84 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#83 Nice N Easy Grocery Shoppes 86 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#19 Cumberland Farms 574 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#82 E&C Enterprises Inc. (Petroleum Mktg. Group) 87 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#80 Flash Market Inc. 91 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#48 United Dairy Farmers Inc. 184 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#16 Wawa Inc. 630 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#79 Mountain Empire Oil Co. (Roadrunner) 92 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#47 Tedeschi Food Shops 188 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#45 Jacksons Food Stores (Jackson Oil) 203 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#13 Pilot Flying J 690 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#75 Little General Stores Inc. 98 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#43 Hasty Market Corp. 210 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#43 Convenient Food Mart 210 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#75 Blarney Castle Oil Co./EZ Mart 98 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#74 ARS West LLC (American Retail Services) 102 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#41 Landmark Industries/Timewise 226 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#40 My Goods Market 230 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.