Sunoco Praised For Revising Its Criminal Background Check PolicySeveral Philadelphia advocacy groups are applauding one of the area's largest employers for changing its hiring practices to give those with criminal records a better chance at a job. And they're hoping other companies take note.
Sunoco Moving Hundreds of Jobs From Phila. and Tinicum to Newtown SquareSunoco officials say they have decided to consolidate about 500 jobs into one new location in Newtown Square (Delaware County), starting in 2016.
Officials Celebrate Opening of Fuel Transport Facility in Southwest PhillyThe first trainload of crude oil arrived Wednesday from North Dakota's Bakken shale region, only about a year after PES and the Carlyle Group took over the operation of the refinery complex from Sunoco.
NJ Senate Pres. Sues West Deptford Over Alleged Tax-Avoidance DealSen. Steve Sweeney’s legislation requires oil companies that shut down facilities to hand over any tax appeal proceeds to the state for environmental cleanup.
Sunoco Being Acquired By a Texas-Based Oil Company, But HQ Will Remain HereA Texas-based energy company has offered to buy Sunoco for $5.3 billion but says it will keep a strong Philadelphia presence.
No Deal Reached To Move Sunoco Eagle Point Refinery To India, Say OfficialsAn Indian company which announced plans to buy and dismantle the Sunoco "Eagle Point" refinery in Westville, NJ and move it overseas does not appear to have lined up financing for the project.
Union Says Sunoco Wants To Close Local Refineries, Laying Off ThousandsUnion workers gathered outside Sunoco's annual shareholders' meeting in center city Philadelphia to voice fears that the company may close its two area refineries.