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Stripes® Convenience Stores Announce Stripes Store #1048 and Stripes Store #1055
Double Grand Opening Fiestas and Ribbon Cuttings in La Porte,Texas
Stripes Store #1048 - 10:30 a.m. (1700 Underwood Road) and Stripes Store #1055 – 1 p.m. (8929 Fairmont Parkway)
Tuesday, February 24, 2015

• Over 60 New Jobs Added to the La Porte Community
• $1,000 Donation to Kids Count Foundation (Stripes Underwood location)
• $1,000 Donation to La Porte High School (Stripes Fairmont location)
• FREE Stripes Refillable Mugs to the First 200 Customers during  each  Grand Opening Fiesta

(Corpus Christi, TX) Friday, February 13, 2015 - Stripes® Convenience Stores have announced the double grand openings of its first two Stripes® Convenience Stores in La Porte, Texas. Stripes Stores will host double grand opening ceremonies at each location beginning at 10:30am, Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 1700 Underwood Road, then at 1 p.m. at the Stripes on 8929 Fairmont Parkway. The grand opening celebrations 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 Stores. Special appearances by an NFL Legend and NASCAR® SHOWCAR #24 from 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. (Underwood location) and noon -4 p.m. (Fairmont location). At the morning grand opening, Stripes will present a $1,000 donation check to the Kids Count Foundation and $1,000 to La Porte High School at the afternoon grand opening. Stripes Stores has added over 60 new jobs to the La Porte community.

The entire community is invited to the grand opening celebration to sample delicious and fresh foods from the Laredo Taco Company and Stripes Convenience Stores. The first 200 customers at each 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 supplier partners. The new Stripes Stores features Laredo Taco Company, Sunoco® Fuel - the official Fuel of NASCAR® - 20 Sunoco branded fuel dispenser options which include unleaded, unleaded, super unleaded and diesel. Dining area which seats 40, “the beer super cooler” – a designated cooler for beer/adult beverages set to cool below 32 Degrees Fahrenheit, “the wall” – a creative space for customers to customize their cool with over 1.2 billion possible fountain combinations, as well as 7,000 square feet of fast, fun and friendly customer conveniences.

About Stripes Convenience Stores
The Company operates over 650 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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