WESTLAKE, Ohio -- TravelCenters of America has partnered with Wex, a global corporate payment solution provider. The partnership will provide universal fleet-card services to nearly 500 TA and Petro Stopping Center-branded locations, as well as Minit Mart convenience stores across the United States.
“We are excited to embark on this strategic relationship with TA, which will enable us to expand the number of trusted venues where our fleet customers can use their Wex fleet cards for both gasoline and high-speed diesel tanks,” said Brian Fournier, vice president of merchant and major oils for Wex. “Fleets across the country rely on our track record of award-winning customer service and our ability to deliver convenience and choice.”
“We look forward to joining the Wex network through this agreement, which will allow us to deliver fuel, maintenance and repair services, and other fuel-related product purchases to new and existing customers,” said Barry Richards, president and COO of Travel Centers of America.
TravelCenters of America, with headquarters in Westlake, Ohio, conducts business in 43 states and Canada, principally under the TA and Petro Stopping Centers travel center brands and the Minit Mart c-store brand. The chain ranked No. 17 in a year-end update of CSP’s 2017 Top 202 list of the largest c-store chains in the United States.
Wex, South Portland, Maine, is a provider of corporate payment solutions. Since its beginning in fleet-card payments in 1983, Wex has grown into a multichannel provider of corporate payment solutions, representing 11.3 million vehicles.