Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. (Couche-Tard) is a convenience store operator in the United States, Europe and Canada. The Company operates its convenience store and road transportation fuel retailing chain under several banners, including Circle K, Statoil, Couche-Tard and Mac�s. As of October 13, 2013, Couche-Tard�s network comprised 6,207 convenience stores throughout North America, including 4,698 stores with road transportation fuel dispensing. In Europe, Couche-Tard operates a broad retail network across Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Poland, the Baltics (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania) and Russia with 2,276 stores as at October 13, 2013, the majority of which offer road transportation fuel and convenience products. The Company generates income primarily from the sales of tobacco products, grocery items, beverages, fresh food offerings, other retail products and services, road transportation fuel, stationary energy, marine and aviation fuel, lubricants and chemicals.