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Stripes® Convenience Stores Announce Stripes Store #2446

Grand Opening Fiesta and Ribbon Cutting

12 p.m., Friday, July 25, 2014, at 1800 N. IH-37 George West, TX 78022

  •     Over 30 New Jobs Added to the George West Community
  •     $1,000 Donation to George West Storyfest Association
  •     FREE Stripes Refillable Mugs to the First 200 Customers during Grand Opening Fiesta

(Corpus Christi, TX) July 17, 2014 - Stripes® Convenience Stores has announced the grand opening of the new Stripes Convenience Store in George West, Texas. Stripes Stores will host a grand opening fiesta and ribbon cutting ceremony beginning at noon on Friday, July 25, 2014, at 1800 N. IH-37. The grand opening celebration will be held in honor of Stripes customers and will showcase the many convenient and delicious foods available from the Laredo Taco Company® located in the new Stripes store. The event will recognize George West Mayor Sylvia Steele, George West Chamber of Commerce members and Stripes stores mascots as part of the grand opening celebration. Stripes Stores will present a $1,000 donation check to George West Storyfest Association. The new Stripes store has added over 30 new jobs to the George West community.

The entire community is invited to the grand opening celebration to sample delicious and fresh foods from Laredo Taco Company and Stripes Convenience Stores. The first 200 customers at grand opening celebration will receive a FREE Stripes refillable mug after the ribbon cutting and will have the opportunity to win prizes from Stripes Stores and participating vendors. The new Stripes Store features Laredo Taco Company, 24 Stripes Branded Fuel dispenser options which include unleaded, unleaded plus and diesel with a truck diesel stop and showers, dining area which seats 40, “the beer super cooler” – a designated cooler for beer/adult beverages set to cool below 32 Degrees Fahrenheit, as well as 8,000 square feet of fast, fun and friendly customer conveniences.

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

Contact information: Jessica Davila-Burnett, Stripes® Convenience Stores, Public Relations Director O: 361.654.4882 M: 361.290-3257 Email:

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