WEX Fleet One Selected By Sunoco as Over-The-Road Fleet Fueling Card Partner
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine – (BUSINESS WIRE) – (October 14, 2014) – WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX), a leading provider of corporate payment solutions, today announced WEX Fleet One was selected to provide co-branded over-the-road (“OTR”) fuel card services for Sunoco Inc. (“Sunoco”). This partnership will allow heavy truck operators access to the WEX Fleet One network, including Sunoco’s participating high speed diesel fueling locations.
Sunoco’s selection of WEX Fleet One as its OTR fuel card service provider enhances the long standing relationship between WEX and Sunoco and complements Sunoco’s major investment in a turnpike strategy to deliver a commercial OTR fleet card program that will offer fleet solutions and deliver savings on fuel to heavy truck operators utilizing the north east turnpikes. The newly co-branded Sunoco OTR cards offer benefits including industry-leading controls, fraud reduction and fuel savings throughout the Sunoco and WEX Fleet One network.
“By partnering with WEX, Sunoco will leverage its significant high speed diesel site coverage to reach heavy truck operators, specifically in the north east on the turnpikes and thruways in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Delaware and Maryland with the proven WEX Fleet One OTR fleet card program” said Bill Cooper, general manager of fleet OTR and partner channels at WEX. “We are excited to work together with Sunoco to bring to market this high value fleet solution coupled with convenient locations and quality Sunoco brand.”
About WEX Inc.
WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX) is a leading provider of corporate payment solutions. From its roots in fleet card payments beginning in 1983, WEX has expanded the scope of its business into a multi-channel provider of corporate payment solutions representing more than 7.9 million cardholders and offering exceptional payment security and control across a wide spectrum of business sectors. The Company’s operations include WEX Bank, Fleet One, rapid! PayCard, Evolution1, WEX Australia, WEX New Zealand and WEX Europe, as well as a majority equity position in UNIK S.A., Brazil. WEX and its subsidiaries employ more than 1,700 associates. For more information about WEX, please visit www.wexinc.com.
About WEX Fleet One
WEX Fleet One provides fuel cards and fleet management solutions to businesses and government agencies, as well as the merchants that serve them. Our customers use Fleet One fuel cards at convenience stores, truck stops and maintenance merchants across the country to capture purchasing data and pay for fuel and fleet maintenance on cars, vans and trucks of all classes and sizes. WEX Fleet One solutions offer these additional services: private label fuel card programs, real-time reporting, tax-exempt billing, vehicle tracking tools, electronic payment authorizations, billing and financial settlement. WEX Fleet One is an operation of WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX).