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Stripes® Stores to Release Limited-Edition Selena Cups
Three Commemorative Cups Featuring the Music Legend
- Laredo Taco Company® food trailer will sell all three 2019 Selena cups at Fiesta de la Flor
IRVING, TEXAS (April 11, 2019) – Stripes® Stores has released three limited-edition, collectible cups featuring Selena. The 2019 Selena commemorative collectible cups are for sale at Stripes stores in Texas and Louisiana, while supplies last.
Stripes officials have said they expect the cups to go fast. Selena fans can purchase the 2019 Selena cup designs– limit two per person, while supplies last.
Company officials worked with Selena’s sister, Suzette Quintanilla, to create the three designs for the 2019 collection featuring the music legend.
“We are excited to work yet again with Stripes on these beautiful commemorative cups for the fans,” said Quintanilla, CEO of Q Productions. “Selena definitely continues to inspire us all, and this is just a small gesture to help celebrate her amazing Legacy that will be celebrated in her hometown of Corpus Christi, Texas, on April 12 and13 at Fiesta De La Flor.”
The first cup design is called “Queen of Cumbia” and features a nod to pop art with a retro-look around a black and white sketch of Selena. The second cup, Selena Rose, features Selena against her signature white roses, and the third cup is called Selena Forever showcasing her iconic purple tones throughout the cup. This year’s cups hold either hot or cold beverages and are double wall-insulated, dishwasher safe and BPA free.
“We are honored to collaborate again with Suzette, Selena’s sister, on the release of the 2019 Selena commemorative cup collection,” said 7-Eleven (Stripes) Senior Vice President, Brad Williams. “Selena is such an inspiration to our customers and her fans. We look forward to bringing all three of these beautifully designed, high-quality Selena cups to our customers. We encourage Selena fans to get their cups early, while supplies last.”
Stripes is a founding sponsor of the fifth annual Fiesta de la Flor (FDLF), a two-day event held in Corpus Christi, Texas, honoring the life and legacy of Selena Quintanilla. This year’s FDLF is April 12-13, the superstar’s hometown.
Selena fans will have an opportunity to purchase the entire 2019 three-cup collection, while supplies last, at the Laredo Taco Company® food trailer during the event located at Stripes La Plaza on the event grounds. Stripes will begin selling cups at FDLF beginning on Friday, April 12th at 5:30pm, Saturday, April 13th at 12:30pm, and again at 5:30pm, while supplies last. Limit 2 sets per person. 2019 Selena Cup Collection are $12.00 at the FDLF event – (Cups: 1, 2 & 3).
For updates and information on the sale of the Selena cups both at Stripes and FDLF, visit the Stripes Facebook page. The official hashtag is #SelenaStripesCup.
“We love working with Stripes and are delighted that fans have a chance to add these three beautiful cups to their Selena collections,” said Paulette Kluge, CEO of the Corpus Christi Convention and Visitors Bureau.
The 2019 Selena commemorative collectible cups are a limited-edition, limited-supply item, and Stripes officials are expecting the cups to sell out quickly. Customers are encouraged to review the Selena cup FAQs regarding the release and sale of the cups. They can be found at www.stripesstores.com/Selena.
About Stripes Convenience Stores
Stripes Convenience Stores operates more than 525 convenience stores in Texas and Louisiana. Food offerings are available in more than 450 of its stores, primarily under the proprietary Laredo Taco Company® brand. Stripes is owned by 7-Eleven, Inc., the world’s largest chain in the convenience-retailing industry. Based in Irving, Texas, 7 Eleven operates, franchises and/or licenses more than 67,000 stores in 17 countries, including 11,800 in North America. For more information about Stripes Convenience Stores, visit www.stripesstores.com.
Media Contact: Jessica Davila-Burnett, 361-290-3257