Q8 buys third largest gas station in the world

Q8 buys third largest gas station in the world

Q8 is now the owner of the Capellen gas station in Luxembourg, the third largest gas station in the world, after it acquired the station from America-based Texaco.

Largest Q8 gas station

This gas station is Kuwait Petroleum's first alongside a Luxembourgian highway and it has instantly become the group's largest gas station. It took slightly longer than 3 days to re-brand the entire station and it also added 28 pumps for trucks. It already has 41 pumps for regular vehicles and put together, it hopes to sell more than 100 million liters of gasoline per year.

 

"We are obviously very proud to have the Q8 flag flying above the third largest gas station in the world. It is equally true that this is an important step in our development strategy in the Benelux area", Koen Vankelst (retail director Benelux) told Luxembourgian L'essentiel.

 

There is also a spot for retail alongside the gas station, with a 350 sqm Delhaize store near the station that is very well-known among Belgian motorists.

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