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
#81 Petroleum Wholesale Inc. (Sunmart) 88 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#82 E&C Enterprises Inc. (Petroleum Mktg. Group) 87 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#83 Gasamat Oil (Smoker Friendly) 86 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#83 Petroleum Marketers (Stop In Food Stores) 86 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#83 Nice N Easy Grocery Shoppes 86 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#86 Family Fare Inc. 84 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#87 Nouria Energy Corp. (Lil' Mart) 83 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#88 Victory Marketing LLC (Sprint Mart) 82 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#88 First Coast Energy (Daily's) 82 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#90 Coborn’s Inc. 81 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#91 MNS Ltd. (ABC Stores) 80 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#91 Certified Oil 80 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#91 C.N. Brown Co. 80 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#94 Buchanan Energy Co. (Bucky’s) 79 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#95 MFA Oil Co. (Break Time) 78 1,000-2,500 sq. ft.
#96 Gate Petroleum Co. 75 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#97 The Spinx Co. 73 4,000+ sq. ft.
#97 FKG Oil Co. (Moto Mart) 73 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.
#99 Han-Dee Hugo 72 2,300 sq. ft.
#99 Toot’n Totum Food Stores LLP 72 2,500-4,000 sq. ft.