WESTERN REFINING, INC. (NYSE:WNR) Files An 8-K Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or Standard; Transfer of Listing

WESTERN REFINING, INC. (NYSE:WNR) Files An 8-K Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or Standard; Transfer of Listing
Item 3.01 Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or Standard; Transfer of Listing.

On June 1, 2017, to the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of November 16, 2016 (the “Merger Agreement”), by and among Western Refining, Inc., a Delaware corporation (“Western Refining” or the “Company”), Tesoro Corporation, a Delaware corporation (“Tesoro”), Tahoe Merger Sub 1, Inc., a Delaware corporation and a wholly owned subsidiary of Tesoro (“Merger Sub 1”), and Tahoe Merger Sub 2, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company and a wholly owned subsidiary of Tesoro, Merger Sub 1 was merged with and into Western Refining, with Western Refining surviving such merger as a wholly owned subsidiary of Tesoro (the “Merger”).

On June 1, 2017, the Company notified the New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”) that, effective upon the consummation of the Merger, each outstanding share of common stock of the Company was converted into the right to receive shares of Tesoro common stock and/or cash in accordance with the terms of the Merger Agreement. On June 2, 2017, the NYSE filed a notification on Form 25 with the SEC with respect to the Company’s common stock to request removal of the Company’s common stock from listing on the NYSE and from registration under Section 12(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Exchange Act”). The Company intends to file as promptly as practicable with the SEC a certification on Form 15 under the Exchange Act requesting the termination of the registration of the Company’s common stock under Section 12(g) of the Exchange Act and the suspension of the Company’s reporting obligations under Sections 13 and 15(d) of the Exchange Act.

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About WESTERN REFINING, INC. (NYSE:WNR)

Western Refining, Inc. (Western) is a crude oil refiner and marketer of refined products. The Company operates through four segments: refining, Northern Tier Energy LP (NTI), Western Refining Logistics, LP (WNRL) and retail. Its refining segment owns and operates over two refineries in the Southwest that process crude oil and other feedstocks into gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel and asphalt. Its NTI segment owns and operates refining and transportation assets and operates and supports retail convenience stores in the Upper Great Plains region of the United States. Its WNRL segment owns and operates terminal, storage, transportation and wholesale assets consisting of a fleet of crude oil and refined product truck transports and wholesale petroleum product operations in the Southwest region. WNRL’s primary customer is its refineries in the Southwest. Its retail segment operates retail convenience stores and unmanned commercial fleet fueling locations located in the Southwest.

WESTERN REFINING, INC. (NYSE:WNR) Recent Trading Information

WESTERN REFINING, INC. (NYSE:WNR) closed its last trading session at 36.18 with 17,018,870 shares trading hands.

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