ATD-B.TO - Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc.

Toronto - Toronto Delayed Price. Currency in CAD

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc.

4204 Industriel Boulevard
Laval, QC H7L 0E3

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryGrocery Stores
Full Time Employees133,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Alain BouchardCo-Founder & Exec. Chairman2.24MN/A1949
Mr. Brian P. HannaschPres, CEO & Director3.74MN/AN/A
Mr. Jacques D'AmoursCo-Founder & Corp. Director110kN/AN/A
Mr. Richard FortinCo-Founder & Corp. Director185kN/A1949
Mr. Réal PlourdeCo-Founder & Corp. Director185kN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CAD.


Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. operates and licenses convenience stores. Its convenience stores sell tobacco products, grocery items, beverages, and fresh food offerings; road transportation fuel; and stationary energy, marine fuel, aviation fuel, and chemicals. The company operates its convenience stores chain under various banners, including Circle K, Corner Stone, Couche-Tard, Holiday, Ingo, Mac's, Re.Store, and Topaz. It is also involved in the sale of lottery tickets, calling cards, gift cards, postage stamps, and bus tickets; issuance of money orders; and provision of automatic teller machines and car wash services. As of April 28, 2019, it operated and licensed 12,575 convenience stores, which include 9,794 company-operated stores in North America, Ireland, Scandinavia, Poland, the Baltics, and Russia, as well as 2,150 stores, which are operated under the Circle K banner in Cambodia, China, Costa Rica, Egypt, Guam, Honduras, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Macau, Mexico, Mongalia, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Vietnam. The company was formerly known as Actidev Inc. and changed its name to Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. in December 1994. Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Laval, Canada.

Corporate Governance

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 9; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.