LAVAL, Quebec — Alimentation Couche-Tard has selected Cardtronics to own and operate ATMs in the company’s stores throughout the continental United States. The agreement extends and expands the long-term partnership between Cardtronics and Couche-Tard, and it covers store banners Circle K, Corner Store, Flash Foods and The Pantry.
“Cardtronics has been a trusted and valued partner for many years, and we are excited to both extend and expand our partnership,” said Al Wilkinson, global procurement director for Couche-Tard. “We are confident that they will continue to deliver reliable cash access to our customers across our national footprint.”
“Couche-Tard is an important partner for Cardtronics, and we are thrilled to continue our long-standing relationship,” said Brian Bailey, Cardtronics’ managing director for North America. “We are committed to providing a superior ATM experience for Couche-Tard and its customers, building on our legacy of operational excellence and proven leadership in the ATM industry.”
Houston-based Cardtronics provides services to more than 295,000 ATMs in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Africa. Cardtronics’ surcharge-free Allpoint Network includes more than 55,000 locations.
Laval, Quebec-based Couche-Tard’s network consists of about 9,900 mostly Circle K convenience stores in North America. It is No. 2 in CSP’s 2019 Top 202 ranking of c-store chains by number of U.S. retail outlets.