Name: Parkland Fuels
Headquartered in: Calgary, Alberta
Where to buy: From over 4,000 global locations
Canadian Owned: Publicly traded on the TSX
Parkland is a global fuel distributor and retailer. The company’s first retail location was in rural Alberta. Since the early days, the company has expanded not just across Canada, but also the United States and the Caribbean region. It now has operations in 25 countries and over 4,000 global locations.
In addition, Parkland has a refinery in British Columbia, which provides approximately one-third of the province’s fuel. The company is looking to continue serving their customers in the future by investing in, for example, low carbon fuels, solar power, and electric vehicle charging. Parkland operates one of the fastest growing EV charging networks in Canada.