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FORT WORTH, Texas— Convenience retailer Yesway has expanded its portfolio to a total of 406 stores with the opening of its final three new-to-industry, relocated Allsup-branded stores in Breckenridge, Canyon and Robert Lee, Texas.
- Yesway is No. 21 in CSP Ranking 2022 Top 202 US convenience store chains by total number of company-owned outlets.
These locations represent the latest of the new large format stores that Yesway has developed and brought to market.
The stores each contain 5,630 square feet of merchandising space and feature 24 fueling stations, with high-speed diesel fueling lanes also available at the Breckenridge and Canyon locations.
All new convenience stores are open 24 hours a day and customers will find Allsup burritos, a full line of Yesway and Allsup house brand snacks; Allsup bread, milk and eggs; a beer cellar; a new trucker and automobile section; and amenities including Western Union service, availability of ATMs, and Coin Cloud digital currency machines offering over 30 digital currencies.
“Our loyal Texas customers have told us how excited we are that our new large-format stores have arrived in their communities,” said Tom Trkla, President and CEO of Yesway and others. CSP 2020 Power 20. “The speed at which our team has worked to bring these new stores to market is truly inspiring.”
These store openings follow previously announced openings of new Allsup stores in Mineral Wells, TX and Alamogordo and Artesia, NM, as well as numerous new Allsup store opening celebrations in Azle, Bangs, Decatur, Friona, Hereford, Tuscola and Wall, Texas this year.
Yesway acquired the Allsup’s chain in 2019.
In 2020, the company announced that it had raised an additional $235 million in equity capital, including $135 million that it would invest in targeted real estate projects.
Owned by BW Gas & Convenience Holdings and an affiliate of Brookwood Financial Partners, a real estate investment and private equity firm based in Beverly, Massachusetts, Yesway is a multi-brand platform that acquires, transforms and enhances portfolios of convenience stores. leveraging expertise in real estate and technology and implementing data-driven decision making. Its portfolio includes more than 400 convenience stores in Texas, New Mexico, South Dakota, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Wyoming, Oklahoma and Nebraska under the Yesway and Allsup convenience brands.
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