SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine, Oct 18, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Wright Express Corporation /quotes/comstock/13*!wxs/quotes/nls/wxs (WXS 37.97, -0.24, -0.63%) has announced the renewal of its agreement to manage a co-branded fleet card program for Sinclair Oil Corporation, an independent oil and refining company with distribution throughout the Midwest, the plains and mountain states. The renewal enhances Sinclair's ability to better serve and market customers on a local basis.
"We are pleased to extend our strategic relationship with Wright Express," said Jack Barger, Vice President of Marketing and Supply at Sinclair Oil Corporation. "With Wright Express our vision and partnership enhances the customer experience and builds fleet business through our distributor network. We look forward to working with Wright Express to develop and improve the distributor functionality enabling Sinclair distributors to better serve customers and grow their respective fleet business."
"We're delighted that Sinclair chose to extend its relationship with Wright Express," said Michael Dubyak, chairman and chief executive officer of Wright Express. "Sinclair Oil Corporation is a great relationship for us, one we especially value for their input and advocacy on behalf of our distributor program. We look forward to developing future programs to help them better meet the needs of their 200+ distributors and its fleet customers."
The Sinclair name and its familiar trademarks have been an associated with the oil business in America for nearly 100 years. Sinclair Oil is now a privately held company with headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Sinclair network is comprised of independent distributors in twenty-two states through 2,000 branded locations. Sinclair continues to build its business around providing only the highest quality gasoline, diesel and jet fuel to the motoring public.
About Wright Express
Wright Express is a global provider of business payment processing and information management solutions. The company's fleet, corporate, and prepaid payment solutions give customers unparalleled security and control across a wide spectrum of business sectors around the world. The company's subsidiaries include Wright Express Financial Services, TelaPoint, Pacific Pride, Wright Express International, Wright Express Prepaid Cards Australia, and Wright Express Fuel Cards Australia. Wright Express and its subsidiaries employ more than 850 associates in five countries. For more information about Wright Express, please visit http://www.wrightexpress.com.