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¡Aye, Aye, Aye! Laredo Taco Company® Launches Its New Limited Time Only “EL GRITO” Taco and Will Offer Customers a Chance to Win a $500 Stripes® Stores Card

Show us your best Grito!

(Corpus Christi, Texas) September 15, 2014 – Laredo Taco Company® has launched a new limited time only spicy chicken fajita taco called “EL GRITO!” and to celebrate, customers will have the chance to win a $500 Stripes® Stores card by entering its “Grito” Contest. 

Beginning today until September 28, participating customers will be able to upload a video of themselves “Throwing Their Best Grito” on the Stripes Facebook page. The “Grito” contest is located under the “Grito” contest tab at

Facebook fans will have the opportunity to choose their favorite contestant by voting for the best “Grito” on the Stripes Facebook page (Grito contest tab) on September 29 through October 3, 2014. The video with the most votes will win a Stripes® $500 gift card and free Laredo Taco Company lunch tacos for a month. The winner will be announced on the Stripes Facebook page on October 4, 2014, which is National Taco Day. 

A grito is a traditional shout that originated from the Mexican cultural on Mexican Independence Day.

About Stripes Convenience Stores
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.  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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