NEWS RELEASE
Sunoco LP Completes Acquisition of Northeast-Based
Fuel Distributor
12/16/2015
HOUSTON, Dec. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunoco LP (NYSE: SUN) announced today that one of its wholly owned
subsidiaries has completed the purchase of a wholesale motor fuel distribution business serving the Northeastern
United States from Alta East, Inc. for approximately $57 million plus the value of inventory on hand at closing.
The business distributes approximately 55 million gallons a year of branded and unbranded gasolines, including
Sunoco-branded fuels. As part of the transaction, SUN's subsidiary also acquired a total of 32 fee and leased
properties, including 30 properties which are currently operated by third party dealers or commission agents and
two non-operating surplus locations. The transaction also included supply contracts with the dealer-owned and
operated sites.
The transaction was funded using amounts available under SUN's revolving credit facility and is expected to be
immediately accretive to SUN with respect to distributable cash flow.
This purchase complements SUN's existing wholesale fuel distribution business in the Northeastern U.S. SUN plans
to integrate the new business into its extensive fuel distribution network serving 30 states.
About Sunoco LP
Sunoco LP (NYSE: SUN) is a master limited partnership that operates more than 850 convenience stores and retail
fuel sites and distributes motor fuel to convenience stores, independent dealers, commercial customers and
distributors located in 30 states at approximately 6,800 sites, both directly as well as through its 31.58 percent
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interest in Sunoco, LLC, in partnership with an affiliate of Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE: ETP). SUN's general
partner is owned by Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (NYSE: ETE). For more information, visit the Sunoco LP website at
www.SunocoLP.com.
Forward-Looking Statements
This news release contains "forward-looking statements" which may describe SUN's objectives, expected results of
operations, targets, plans, strategies, costs, anticipated capital expenditures, potential acquisitions, new store
openings and/or new dealer locations, management's expectations, beliefs or goals regarding proposed
transactions between ETP and SUN, the expected timing of those transactions and the future financial and/or
operating impact of those transactions, including the anticipated integration process and any related benefits,
opportunities or synergies. These statements are based on current plans, expectations and projections and involve
a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results and events to vary materially, including but not
limited to: execution, integration, environmental and other risks related to acquisitions (including the Susser drop-
down, and future drop-downs) and our overall acquisition strategy; competitive pressures from convenience stores,
gasoline stations, other non-traditional retailers and other wholesale fuel distributors located in SUN's and Sunoco,
LLC's markets; dangers inherent in storing and transporting motor fuel; SUN's or Sunoco, LLC's ability to renew or
renegotiate long-term distribution contracts with customers; changes in the price of and demand for motor fuel;
changing consumer preferences for alternative fuel sources or improvement in fuel efficiency; competition in the
wholesale motor fuel distribution industry; seasonal trends; severe or unfavorable weather conditions; increased
costs; environmental laws and regulations; dangers inherent in the storage of motor fuel; reliance on suppliers to
provide trade credit terms to adequately fund ongoing operations; acts of war and terrorism; dependence on
information technology systems; SUN's and ETP's ability to consummate any proposed transactions, or to satisfy
the conditions precedent to the consummation of such transactions; successful development and execution of
integration plans; ability to realize anticipated synergies or cost-savings and the potential impact of the transactions
on employee, supplier, customer and competitor relationships; and other unforeseen factors. For a full discussion
of these and other risks and uncertainties, refer to the "Risk Factors" section of SUN's and ETP's most recently filed
annual reports on Form 10-K and quarterly report on 10-Q for the quarter ending September 30, 2015. These
forward-looking statements are based on and include our estimates as of the date hereof. Subsequent events and
market developments could cause our estimates to change. While we may elect to update these forward-looking
statements at some point in the future, we specifically disclaim any obligation to do so, even if new information
becomes available, except as may be required by applicable law.
Investor Contacts
Scott Grischow
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Director of Investor Relations and Treasury
361-884-2463, scott.grischow@sunoco.com
Anne Pearson
Dennard-Lascar Associates
210-408-6321, apearson@dennardlascar.com
Media Contact
Jeff Shields
Communications Manager
215-977-6056, jpshields@sunocoinc.com
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SOURCE Sunoco LP
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