SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX), a leading global provider of corporate payment solutions, today announced a partnership with TravelCenters of America LLC (Nasdaq: TA), the nation’s largest full-service travel center network and operator of the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® brands.
Through this partnership, WEX will provide universal fleet card services to almost 500 TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® branded-locations as well as Minit Mart convenience stores across the U.S.
“We are excited to embark on this strategic relationship with TA, which will enable us to expand the number of trusted venues where our fleet customers can use their WEX fleet cards for both gasoline and high-speed diesel tanks,” said Brian Fournier, vice president, merchant and major oils at WEX. “Fleets across the country rely on our track record of award-winning customer service and our ability to deliver convenience and choice.”
“We look forward to joining the WEX network through this agreement, which will allow us to deliver - fuel, maintenance and repair services, and other fuel-related product purchases to new and existing customers,” said Barry Richards, president and COO, Travel Centers of America.
About WEX Inc.
WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX) is a leading provider of corporate payment solutions. From its roots in fleet card payments beginning in 1983, WEX has expanded the scope of its business into a multi-channel provider of corporate payment solutions representing 11.3 million vehicles and offering exceptional payment security and control across a wide spectrum of business sectors. WEX serves a global set of customers and partners through its operations around the world, with offices in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, the United Kingdom, Italy, France, Germany, Norway, and Singapore. WEX and its subsidiaries employ more than 3,300 associates. The Company has been publicly traded since 2005, and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “WEX.” For more information, visit www.wexinc.com and follow WEX on Twitter at @WEXIncNews.
About TravelCenters of America LLC
TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, conducts business in 43 states and Canada, principally under the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® travel center brands and the Minit Mart® convenience store brand. For more information on TravelCenters, TA, and Petro Stopping Centers, please visit www.ta-petro.com. For more information on Minit Mart, please visit www.minitmart.com.