Outstanding retail programs, a people-focused culture, a connection with its guests, an elegant new store design and a growing presence in the foodservice business earn RaceTrac Petroleum Chain of the Year honors for 2014.
Exceptional leadership, great stores and unsurpassed customer service are the hallmarks of the convenience store industry’s extraordinary chains. Following these guiding principles, Convenience Store Decisions is proud to honor RaceTrac Petroleum as the 2014 Convenience Store Chain of the Year.
The Chain of the Year award is now in its 25th year making RaceTrac the Silver Anniversary winner of the oldest and most prestigious award for convenience retailing in the industry. The company supplants Maverik Inc. as Chain of the Year, considered the gold standard in convenience retailing.
A Chain on the Move
Headquartered in Atlanta, RaceTrac has been serving customers since 1934.The chain operates more than 365 convenience store locations in Georgia, Florida, Louisiana and Texas.
In January 2012, RaceTrac introduced its new 6,000 square foot store design, featuring 24-hour Swirl World frozen yogurt, fresh salads and sandwiches, up to 24 fueling stations and more than 4,000 items to satisfy the needs of its guests. While operating under the mission of making people’s lives simpler and more enjoyable, the company has been named a top workplace by virtually major newspapers in its markets of operation.