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Company nameSunoco Inc.
Company typePublic (Nyse - SUN)
IndustryOil & Gas operations
FoundedPittsburgh, PA, U.S. (, 1886 as Sun Company Inc.)
Founder(s)Joseph Newton Pew
Philip Pisano
Edward O. Emerson
HeadquartersPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Area servedWorldwide
Key peopleLynn Elsenhans Chairman, President, CEO
Net income(-) (US$329 million) (2009)
Total assetsUS$11.895 billion (2009)
Total equityUS$3.119 billion (2009)

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Sunoco Inc. (Nyse - SUN) is an American petroleum and petrochemical manufacturer headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, formerly known as Sun Company Inc. (1886 1920 and 1976 1998) and Sun Oil Co. (1920 1976).

Sunoco is one of the largest gasoline distribution companies in the United States, with Sunoco brand gasoline being sold in over 4,700 outlets; just over a third of these outlets are Sunoco gas stations and convenience stores, located in 26 states.

Sunoco is a Fortune 100 Company. It is also the biggest company based in Philadelphia and the 2nd biggest in Pennsylvania behind AmerisourceBergen. Its headquarters are located in the BNY Mellon Center in Center City Philadelphia.

In Canada, Sunoco was operated by Suncor Energy, a separate Canadian entity. In 2010, all Sunoco outlets were converted to Petro-Canada outlets.

In 2011, Sunoco announced that it would exit the refinery business and try to sell its last two refineries.

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