2000 - 2009
Between 2000 and 2001 we saw an increase in sales from $50 million to $63 million.
The years spanning 2002-2004 included renovations, acquisitions and name changes. Our Millstream Gas and Convenience Centre was built in 2002, the Brentwood Bay Gas Centre had a major renovation which included a new convenience store and the addition of a Touchless Car Wash. Our Royal Oak location was renovated and the name was changed from Save-On Gas to Co-op. In 2003, the Duncan Canada Avenue property was purchased. In 2004, it was re-built to include a Touchless Car Wash and new convenience store and the name was changed from Save-On Gas to Co-op. That same year, Nanaimo Save-On Gas was sold to Mid-Island Co-op and the Keating Cardlock site was renovated and the name changed from Save-On Gas to Co-op.
In the years spanning 2005 to 2007, Pat Bay, Deep Cove, Sidney, Wilkinson and Gorge Road locations were renovated and their names were changed from Save-On Gas to Co-op. In 2006, Co-op member numbers were accepted by all Save-On Gas sites. In 2007, the Mill Bay property was purchased and sales exceeded $100 million.
With our increased growth, sales in 2008 exceeded $115 million and by 2009 our sales exceeded $137 million. In 2009, we attained the position of #1 in petroleum marketing share in the Victoria and Duncan areas and we opened the Mill Bay location in September 2009.