Western Oil operates the Petro-Mart c-store chain. The chain’s competitive advantages are its bright and clean stores and focus on attracting females and families with items such as nacho bars, salads and special pricing on fountain beverages. Stores vary in size and layout, but most are large. Almost all locations sell packaged beer and most sell wine.

Western Oil’s fuel brands include BP, ConocoPhillips and Phillips 66.

The company that also oversees a fuel transport business and two travel centers.

Source: Convenience Digital Resource Library, Technomic

Headquarters:Earth City, Missouri
No. of Stores:51
Average Store Size:2,200 sq. ft.
States of Operation: Illinois, Missouri
Family Business:Yes