Supervalu Sues Sunoco Over Gas Card Exclusivity Deal

Law360, Philadelphia (May 23, 2013, 6:49 PM EDT) -- Wholesale grocery supplier Supervalu Holdings LLC sued Sunoco Inc. in Pennsylvania state court Wednesday, accusing the gas station owner of breaching an agreement to give Pittsburgh-area Shop ‘n Save customers discounts on gasoline when they swiped their card at the pump.

Supervalu, which supplies individual Shop ‘n Save stores, maintains that the agreement governing the Pump Perks program has an exclusivity clause preventing Sunoco from entering into a similar agreement with any other grocery store entities. Sunoco violated the agreement by entering into a similar deal...
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