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
#68 Plaid Pantries Inc. 108 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#37 Maverik Inc. 264 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#101 Country Fair 71 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#4 Casey's General Stores Inc. 1,759 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#68 Go-Mart Inc. 108 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#99 Toot’n Totum Food Stores LLP 72 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#3 CST Brands Inc. (Valero) 1,887 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#35 Kwik Fill/Red Apple, Smokers Outlet 287 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#2 Alimentation Couche-Tard (Mac's, Circle K) 5,700 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#66 7-Eleven Stores of Oklahoma 111 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#34 E-Z Mart Stores 300 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#1 7-Eleven Inc. 7,790 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#65 Huck's Convenience Stores 113 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#97 FKG Oil Co. (Moto Mart) 73 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#96 Gate Petroleum Co. 75 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#32 Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores 312 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#62 Hy-Vee Gas 120 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#94 Buchanan Energy Co. (Bucky’s) 79 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#91 MNS Ltd. (ABC Stores) 80 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#90 Coborn’s Inc. 81 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.