For Immediate Release
Stripes® Convenience Stores Sells $36 Million Winning Texas Lottery Ticket
Texas Lottery Commission Presents $365,312.72 Check to Stripes Store in Cuero, Texas
(Corpus Christi, TX) July 18, 2014 –Stripes® Convenience Stores recently sold a winning Texas Lottery ticket worth an estimated $36.25 million at Stripes Store #9416 located on 111 E. Morgan in Cuero,Texas. According to the Texas Lottery Commission, the big winner has yet to claim their prize. However, Stripes received its portion of the lucky ticket through the retailer bonus pay-out.
“Congratulations to Stripes for selling another big winning ticket,” stated Robert Tirloni, Products and Drawing Manger for the Texas Lottery Commission. “We are thrilled to present Stripes with their retailer bonus check.”
The Texas Lottery Commission presented Stripes Convenience Stores with a check for $365,312.76 earlier today (July, 18, 2014).
“We are excited to learn that another Stripes customer is a lucky winner from playing The Texas Lottery. We love our customers, and knowing that one of them is becoming a millionaire is fantastic news,” stated Eduardo Pereda, Vice President of Marketing for Stripes LLC. “The Texas Lottery Commission has generated billions of dollars for our Texas public schools and veterans throughout the state – they are a great partner.”
The Texas Lottery Commission also hosted Lone Star Spin prior to the check presentation, which began at 11:30 a.m. and ended at 1:30 p.m. Stripes customers enjoyed a chance to win free prizes from Stripes and The Texas Lottery.
About Stripes Convenience Stores
Headquartered in Corpus Christi, Texas, Susser Holdings Corporation (NYSE: SUSS) is a third-generation family led business with over 1,240 company-operated or contracted locations. Susser Holdings is the parent company of Stripes® Convenience Stores and owns the general partner of Susser Petroleum Partners, LP. (NYSE: SUSP). Susser Holdings ranked No. 439 on the FORTUNE 500® in 2014. The Company operates over 630 convenience stores in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma, over 580 under the Stripes® banner and 47 under the Sac-N-Pac banner. Restaurant service is available in over 400 of its stores, primarily under the proprietary Laredo Taco Company® brand. The wholesale division distributes approximately 1.6 billion gallons of motor fuel annually to Stripes® stores, independently operated consignment locations, convenience stores and retail fuel outlets operated by independent operators and other commercial customers in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. For more information about Stripes® Convenience Stores visit www.stripesstores.com.
Contact information: Jessica Davila-Burnett, Stripes® Convenience Stores, Public Relations Director O: 361.654.4882 M: 361.290-3257 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Attachment: Photo of Check Presentation with representatives from Stripes Stores and the Texas Lottery Commission.