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 sort descending No. of Stores Avg. Store Size
#99 Han-Dee Hugo 72 2,300 sq. ft.
#43 Hasty Market Corp. 210 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#7 Hess Corp. 1,354 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#22 Holiday Stationstores 493 3,000 sq. ft.
#65 Huck's Convenience Stores 113 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#20 Husky Energy Inc. 500 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#62 Hy-Vee Gas 120 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#45 Jacksons Food Stores (Jackson Oil) 203 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#72 Jet-Pep Inc. 104 NA
#10 Kroger Co., Convenience Division 784 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#27 Kum & Go LC 422 4,000+ sq. ft.
#35 Kwik Fill/Red Apple, Smokers Outlet 287 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#26 Kwik Trip Inc. 439 4000+ sq. ft.
#41 Landmark Industries/Timewise 226 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#50 Lehigh Gas Corp. (Topper Petroleum) 181 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#75 Little General Stores Inc. 98 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#32 Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores 312 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#37 Maverik Inc. 264 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#49 Meijer Gas Stations 182 4,000-plus sq. ft.
#95 MFA Oil Co. (Break Time) 78 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.