HOUSTON, Feb. 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cardtronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:CATM) has renewed its ATM services agreement with The Pantry, one of the nation's largest convenience store chains and the leading independently operated chain in the southeastern United States. Cardtronics is the world's largest retail ATM owner / operator.
The latest agreement extends a relationship between the two companies that began in 2011. Cardtronics currently manages and operates more than 1,400 ATMs for The Pantry, which has stores in thirteen states under select banners, including its primary operating banner, Kangaroo Express.
As part of the agreement, Cardtronics has expansion rights to operate ATMs for The Pantry in its future store locations. The company also participates in the Allpoint Network, Cardtronics' surcharge-free ATM network.
Robin Vaughn, category manager, The Pantry, said:
"Renewing our agreement with Cardtronics enables us to continue providing a valuable service – convenient cash access – to our customers. Beyond that, we can enable our guests to obtain cash surcharge-free through our participation in Allpoint and the relationships with ATM branding partner financial institutions that Cardtronics has brought to the table. No matter who our customers bank with, we're working with Cardtronics to help make their lives easier."
David Dove, president, North American Business Group, Cardtronics, said:
"The Pantry's early renewal is a testament to the continued positive relationship we share. The Pantry has chosen to continue working with us to meet their customers' needs and, in turn, drive traffic to their stores."
About Cardtronics (NASDAQ: CATM)
Making ATM cash access convenient where people shop, work and live, Cardtronics is at the convergence of retailers, financial institutions, prepaid card programs and the customers they share. Cardtronics owns/operates more than 111,150 retail ATMs in U.S. and international locales. Whether Cardtronics is driving foot traffic for America's most relevant retailers, enhancing ATM brand presence for card issuers or expanding card holders' surcharge-free cash access on the local, national or global scene, Cardtronics is convenient access to cash, when and where consumers need it. Cardtronics is where cash meets commerce.
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