Cubby's, Last Minit Mart Update Chester's Locations

Published in CSP Daily News

And Lipscomb Oil's Filling Stations add three Chester's sites

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Chester's International LLC, in partnership with Cubby's convenience stores, has recently completed renovations to three of its Cubby's locations--two in Nebraska and one in South Dakota. The Pender and Norfolk locations in Nebraska have unveiled new looks as has Chester's at Cubby's in Mitchell, S.D.

These are three of 11 Cubby's locations that serve customers Chester's chicken. A Chester's partner since 2006, Cubby's has more than 25 stores in Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota.

Cubby's customers can purchase Chester's chicken seven days a week.

"Chester's has added a great meal alternative to our deli," said Phil Morrison, owner of Cubby's convenience stores.

"Cubby's is a wonderful Chester's partner," said Brandon Hays, area developer for Chester's.

Also, all three of Last Minit Mart's Chester's locations in the greater Pittsburgh area--Jamestown, New Wilmington and New Castle--recently unveiled remodeled Chester's. A partner since 1999, Last Minit Mart serves Chester's chicken seven days a week.

Last Minit Mart's three locations all feature Chester's in addition to other on-the-go offerings.

John Hast, director of stores, said that he is enthusiastic about the updates. "We are happy to continue our relationship with Chester's and are excited about the new look," he said.

"The redesign brings new life to Last Minit Mart's already great chicken program," said Jeff Leonard, franchise business consultant with Chester's. "The community will be very excited."

And, Chester's and Lipscomb Oil Co. have announced the opening of three Chester's locations within The Filling Station convenience stores in Pickens, Webb and Tchula, Miss. Lipscomb Oil, a Chester's partner for over 14 years, now operates five Chester's locations in Arkansas and Mississippi.

"We are excited about the addition of Chester's to our Filling Station stores. Chester's has an excellent product offering that adds exceptional value to our Filling Station stores. We look forward to many years of success through our partnership with Chester's in our food service offering," said Parker Lipscomb, operation manager with Lipscomb Oil.

"I am very excited to add three locations to Lipscomb Oil's existing Chester's locations. I am proud to be a part of this expansion of Chester's," said Marc Bryan, franchise business consultant with Chester's.

Birmingham, Ala.-based Chester's International LLC is a leader of quick serve restaurant (QSR) concepts with more than 2,000 Chester Fried licensed and Chester's franchised locations. Along with its menu, it offers flexible size and store layout options, training and support. Chester's uses only fresh chicken that is specially marinated and double-breaded using a proprietary family recipe and offers bone-in, tenders and potato wedges as well as sandwiches, wraps, salads, breakfast and sides.