The remaining Esso gas stations are being sold.
497 stations out of about 1700 not operated by a whole-saler in Canada will have new owners by the end of the year.
Imperial Oil announced the sale this week saying five distributors will taking over the sale of gas, including Wilson Fuel Co. Limited and Parkland Fuel Corp.
Esso says it will continue its marketing and loyalty programs.
It will also continue with On the Run/Marche Express convenience stores in select retail locations under the ownership and management of Parkland Fuel.