Headquarters:Omaha, Neb.
No. of Stores:88
Rank:72
Rank Last Year:80
Website:http://www.buckysexpress.com

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; it combines 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 2018.