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Petro Stopping Centers Now Accept Wright Express Card
SOUTH PORTLAND, MAINE (November 30, 2004) -Wright Express has announced an acceptance agreement that will enable Wright Express customers to use their Wright Express Fleet Card at all 60 Petro Stopping Center locations nationwide. The agreement provides Wright Express, the nation's top provider of fleet cards and fleet management services, with even broader acceptance at key locations used by heavy truck fleets.
“We are pleased to welcome Wright Express customers to Petro,” said Petro Stopping Centers Chief Operating Officer Jim Cardwell. “Our full service facilities are uniquely suited for the needs of professional drivers, no matter the type of vehicle or the size of the fleet they drive for.”
Petro joins the more than 45,000 diesel retail locations nationwide currently in the WEX network, including more than 7,000 truck stops that already accept the Wright Express Fleet card. “This agreement represents another step in our plan to expand our heavy truck market presence," said Michael Dubyak, president of Wright Express. Petro is one of the most popular truck stop chains in the country. Drivers and fleets want options of where they can fuel, and Petro has the quality, locations and amenities that drivers want."
About Wright Express
Wright Express is a leading provider of payment processing and information management services to the U.S. commercial and government vehicle fleet industry. Wright Express provides these services for over 270,000 commercial and government fleets containing more than 3.8 million vehicles. Wright Express markets these services directly as well as through its over 85 strategic relationships, and offers a MasterCard-branded corporate card. The company employs more than 610 people and maintains its headquarters in South Portland, Maine. For more information about Wright Express, please visit www.wrightexpress.com.
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