ExtraMile Convenience Stores LLC (EMCS), a joint venture between Chevron U.S.A. Inc. and Jacksons Food Stores, is celebrating the opening in West Covina, Calif.—its 800th ExtraMile convenience store.
As it continues to expand across more of the western U.S., the company plans to grow to 1,400 ExtraMile sites nationwide by 2027. "This is a significant milestone in the ExtraMile growth story,” said Paul Casadont, president of EMCS.
“With our network now comprising more than 800 c-stores in California, Oregon and Washington, more consumers can experience our world-class c-store experience and enjoy our product offerings and fantastic customer service.”
The West Covina store is operated by G&M Oil Co. LLC, which has grown to become one of EMCS’ largest franchisees. G&M currently owns and operates 153 Chevron- and Texaco-branded sites, including 118 ExtraMile locations, across California and employs more than 1,100 individuals.
“We’ve been working with Chevron, their quality fuels and the ExtraMile brand for years,” said. George Pearson, general manager and vice president of G&M Oil Co. LLC. “We are looking forward to building out every Chevron-branded location in our network to the ExtraMile format over the next decade.”