June Marriages

More c-stores partner with Hot Stuff Foods

Published in CSP Daily News

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- Hot Stuff Foods has partnered with 50 more c-stores during the month of June to open new Hot Stuff units or upgrade existing ones.

According to Des Hague, president and CEO,the new units also include two additional menu items that did well during pilot testsHot Stuff XXL Chinese Rollz and Cheesy Garlic bread. Our retailer partners now have so many choices for theircustomers, said Hague, including Hot Stuff Pizza; its new 4-Bagger' line, which includes Caff a Origin coffee/LifeSavers frozen beverages, Cheesy Garlic Bread, XXL Chinese [image-nocss] Rollz and Hot Stuff Market Selects; and a full line of breakfast items; and more.

New Openings:

Skinny's, Abilene, Texas Presto, Augusta, Kansas USMC - Camp Lejeune Building 1231, Camp Lejeune, N.C. Circle K Store, Concord, N.C. Chevron Cottonwood, Cottonwood, Calif. Citgo Angler's Mini Mart, Daniel Island, S.C. Big Dipper Ice Cream Co., Deadwood, S.D. Rhodes 101 Stop, Desloge, Mo. Presto #7, Gardner, Kansas Circle K Store (Highway 80), Haughton, La. Shell Liberty Mart, Jonestown, Texas Presto (3rd Street), Lawrence, Kansas Mobil Mid Pointe, Lomira, Wis. Shell Madison Discount Liquor, Madison, S.D. Rhodes 101 Stop, Malden, Mo. Circle K Store, Mesa, Ariz. Unocal Store, Middletown, Calf. Citgo Quik Mart, Mishawaka, Ind. Conoco Airway Deli-Mart, Moses Lake, Wash. Circle K Store, Mount Pleasant, N.C. Rhodes 101 Stop (Lake Drive), Perryville, Mo. Circle K Store (Ellsworth), Queen Creek, Ariz. Eskimo Hut, San Marcos, Texas Circle K Store (Jefferson Paige), Shreveport, La. Circle K Store (8590 Youree), Shreveport, La. Gas Stop (41st & I-29), Sioux Falls, S.D. J & J Oil #7, Ulysses, Kansas. Circle K Store (Highway 95), Yuma, Ariz.

Upgrades & Expansions:

Exxon Tiger Mart #11, Aynor, S.C. Shell -- Twelve Oaks Plaza, Bradenton, Fla. Quik E Mart, Brewster, Wash. Express Pantry, Columbia, S.C. Country Store, Cook, Minn. Corydon Oil Co, Corydon, Iowa Cenex Cottonwood CoOp, Cottonwood, Minn. Cenex Farmers Union Oil Co, Devil's Lake, N.D. Exxon Tiger Mart #12, Dillon, S.C. McNeece Mart #23, El Centro, Calif. Marathon Georgetown, Jenison, Mich. Express Lane, Kindred, N.D. Exxon Tiger Mart, Lake View, S.C. Exxon Tiger Mart #10, Loris, S.C. Country Gas N Goodies, Orchard, Neb. Cenex Ampride Ag Valley Coop, Oxford, Neb. Wilsona Road Truck Stop Eagle Energy, Paso Robles, Calif. Corner Pantry - Moon Meadows Road, Rapid City, S.D. Gas Mart, Starkville, Miss. Express Lane, Stratford, Texas Bills Quik Shop, Strawberry Point, Iowa Gas Mart 55 & 82, Winona, Miss.

Hague said the timing is perfect for these June marriages. He said, We just launched our Hot Stuff Foods Market Selects sandwich concept after a very successful pilot. We are making a major push to let our retailers' customers know about this great addition. We just ran a nationwide half-page ad in USA Today exclusively to direct readers to their nearest c-store with a Hot Stuff location.

Hot Stuff Foods franchises or licenses its branded food concepts in more than 1,600 locations throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia. In addition to Hot Stuff Pizza, Hot Stuff Food On the Go and Hot Stuff Food Xpress, Hot Stuff Foods offers a number of individual and bundled brands in various categories including Smash Hit Subs, Summit Subs, C-Street Bakery, Mean Gene's Burgers, Mean Gene's Pizza, Stone Willy's Pizza, Moose Bros. Pizza, Eddie Pepper's, Asian Creations, Chix Chicken, Nap Hendrix's Southern Grill and Caff a Origins Coffee.