Suncor Energy Inc.

Suncor Energy Inc.

April 09, 2009 00:00 ET

Suncor Energy announces new branded marketing deal

Calgary Alberta (April 9, 2009) -- Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. today announced that it has signed a branded marketing agreement with Shell Oil Products U.S. The agreement will allow Suncor and its network of branded marketers to sell Shell branded fuel in Colorado.

"We're pleased to have signed this marketing agreement with Shell," said Steve Douglas, vice president, Supply and Marketing. "Suncor views our branded sales channel as key to our success in Colorado. This agreement positions Suncor well to continue to provide quality fuels to our marketers and consumers under the Shell brand, the number one selling gasoline brand in America."

Currently, Suncor has an agreement to market and sell fuel under the Phillips 66 brand in Coloradothrough July, 2013. During the transition and through the end of the Phillips 66 agreement, Suncor will be marketing and selling Phillips 66 and Shell branded fuel.

"Signing our agreement with Shell now gives Suncor ample time to transition our network of branded marketers to the Shell brand offering," said Douglas.

Suncor owns 44 Phillips 66-branded retail locations throughout Coloradoand supplies fuel to another 140 Phillips 66 sites through its branded marketer network.

Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Suncor Energy Inc., an integrated energy company based in Calgary, Canada. Suncor Energy U.S.A.'s business includes refining operations and retail sales in Colorado under the Shell® and Phillips 66® brands, and pipeline operations in Coloradoand Wyoming. Suncor's common shares (symbol: SU) are listed on the New Yorkand Torontostock exchanges. Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. is an authorized licensee of the Shell® and Phillips 66® brands and marks in connection with the sale of motor fuels in the state of Colorado.

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