Stripes Convenience Stores has opened its second c-store in the Port Arthur, Texas area.
Stripes Stores celebrated the new store with a grand opening fiesta ribbon cutting celebration on Friday, May 20 at 3600 Jimmy Johnson Blvd.
The ribbon cutting included a $1,000 donation check presentation to Lamar State College Port Arthur with special appearance by the Lamar State College Port Arthur Seahawk Mascot. The new Stripes store has added over 30 new jobs to the Port Arthur community.
The entire community was invited to the grand opening celebration to sample delicious and fresh foods from Laredo Taco Co. and Stripes Stores. The first 200 guests at the grand opening celebration received a FREE Stripes refillable mug with purchase. The new Stripes Store features Laredo Taco Co. and features 20 Sunoco- branded fuel dispenser options, which include unleaded, super unleaded and diesel.
It also offers a dining area which seats 30, “the beer super cooler” – a designated cooler for beer/adult beverages set to cool below 32 degrees, “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.
Stripes Convenience Stores operate more than 700 convenience stores in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma. Restaurant service is available in over 440 of its stores, primarily under the proprietary Laredo Taco Co. brand.