A Profitable Wash

Mastroberte, Tammy
October 2004
Convenience Store News;10/16/2004, Vol. 40 Issue 13, p113
Trade Publication
This article reports that Pacer Fuels owns and operates 13 convenience store locations, but the company is much more than a convenience-store operator. It is also a jobber for ChevronTexaco, Marathon, Pur and Fina, as well as a Fina lubricant distributor and diesel fuel supplier — and the company operates car-wash facilities at seven of its locations. Before Pacer entered the carwash arena, the company was running stores for Texaco under contract, and when Texaco decided not to rent locations anymore, Pacer purchased a couple of the, stores with car washes on site.


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