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RaceTrac Locations Now Accept Wright Express Card
Agreement Adds to Extensive North American Acceptance Network
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine, Apr 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Wright Express, a leading provider of payment processing and information management solutions to the U.S. commercial and government vehicle fleet industry (NYSE: WXS), has expanded its accepting network to include RaceTrac locations. RaceTrac is a privately held chain of gas-convenience stores located across the southeast.
The agreement with RaceTrac adds over 300 locations to the Wright Express network of accepting locations. That's 90 percent of fueling stations in the U.S. -180,000 fueling sites, including 54,000 diesel fuel locations - and 45,000 service stations, saving drivers time and money on vehicle costs, at the pump or under the hood.
"We look forward to welcoming Wright Express customers to our RaceTrac locations," said Eric Williams, Vice President of Marketing, RaceTrac. "We always strive to provide the best and most convenient payment options to satisfy our guest's needs. Accepting Wright Express cards is just one more way we make fueling up at RaceTrac easy and convenient."
RaceTrac operates over 300 gasoline convenience stores in five southern states: Florida, Georgia, Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi. A standard RaceTrac is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and includes more than 20 fueling positions and 4,000 items inside the convenience store.
"This is great news for Wright Express customers," said David D. Maxsimic, Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing. "This agreement will make it easier and more convenient for our customers located in the southeast and our fleets that drive in the southeast to find fueling locations open 24 hours a day."
About Wright Express
Wright Express is a leading provider of value-based, business payment processing and information management solutions. The Company's fleet, corporate, and prepaid payment solutions provide its more than 350,000 customers with unparalleled security and control across a wide spectrum of business sectors. The Company's subsidiaries include Wright Express Financial Services, TelaPoint, Pacific Pride and Wright Express International, including Wright Express Prepaid Cards Australia and Wright Express Fuel Cards Australia. Wright Express and its subsidiaries employ more than 850 associates in six countries. For more information about Wright Express, please visit wrightexpress.com.
SOURCE: Wright Express