|No. of Stores:||84|
|Rank Last Year:||71|
Buchanan Energy is a family-owned and -operated chain of convenience stores and gas stations under the Bucky’s brand in the Midwest. The chain has identified the 18- to 35-year-old female shopper as its core target customer, combining a large foodservice selection with a customer focus at its c-stores.
The chain offers a wide variety of branded, proprietary and private-label items, including windshield-washer fluid and motor oil, as well as a line of "B-Fresh" sandwiches, salads and hot dogs. In addition to the c-stores, the company has a wholesale fuel supply and transport division.
Source: Convenience Digital Resource Library, Technomic. For benchmarking purposes, store counts are year-end 2017.
Photo courtesy of Buchanan Energy/Bucky's.