Profile: Caseys General Stores Inc (CASY.O)
30 Jul 2015
Casey's General Stores, Inc., incorporated on December 13, 1967, and its wholly owned subsidiaries, operate convenience stores under the name Casey's General Store in 14 Midwestern states, in Iowa, Missouri, and Illinois. The Company also operates one store selling primarily tobacco products. The stores carry a range of food, including freshly prepared foods such as pizza, donuts, and sandwiches, beverages, tobacco products, health and beauty aids, automotive products and other nonfood items. As of April 30, 2015, the Company operated 1,878 stores. The Company operates a central warehouse, Casey's Distribution Center in Ankeny, Iowa, through which it supplies grocery and general merchandise items to its stores.
The Company's subsidiary Casey's Retail Company (Retail Company) operates stores in Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota. The Company's subsidiary Casey's Marketing Company (Marketing Company) owns and has responsibility for the operation of stores in Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Wisconsin. The Marketing Company also has responsibility for all of the Company's wholesale operations, including the Distribution Center. The second subsidiary, Casey's Services Company (Services Company) provides a range of construction and transportation services for all stores. CGS Sales Corp. operates one store in Iowa and one in Nebraska and Tobacco City Inc. operates one store in North Dakota.
The Company's general store typically carries over 3,000 food and nonfood items. The Company's stores sell regional brands of dairy and bakery products, and approximately 87% of the stores offer beer. Its non-food items include tobacco products, health and beauty aids, school supplies, housewares, pet supplies, and automotive products. All but one Casey's General Stores offer gasoline or diesel for sale on a self-service basis. Gasoline and diesel are sold under the Casey's name. The Company's snack centers sell sandwiches, fountain drinks, and other items. As of April 30, 2015, the Company sold donuts prepared on store premises in approximately 98% of the stores in addition to cookies, brownies, and other bakery items. The Company also offers made-from-scratch pizza at its 1,836 stores, as well as ham and cheese sandwiches, pork and chicken fritters, sausage sandwiches, chicken tenders, pizza rolls, popcorn chicken, breakfast croissants and biscuits, breakfast pizza, hash browns, quarter-pound hamburgers and cheeseburgers, and potato cheese bites.
The Company competes with Quik Trip and Kwik Trip.
Caseys General Stores Inc
PO Box 3001
ANKENY IA 50021-8045