Circle K, Ireland’s largest forecourt and convenience retailer, has officially opened the newly developed Circle K Autopower service station, located on the Clonmel Road, Carrick on Suir, Co. Tipperary. The franchise offering sees Circle K partner with independent retailers across the country who then retail the Circle K fuel and convenience product range.
A wide variety of Circle K’s renowned product offering will be available at the newly developed location both on the forecourt and in the new store – including miles fuel, Simply Great Coffee, the hugely popular frozen soft drink Froster and Circle K’s brand-new ‘Grab and Go’ food range.
Circle K’s new food offering represents the tastiest and highest quality food range it has ever produced. The range includes a huge choice of convenient ready-made sandwich, baguette and salad options, as well as new hot dog and breakfast products. With the launch of Circle K’s new ‘Grab and Go’ offering, breakfast, lunch and dinner for people on the move has reached new heights. The full food range will be available for the local community to purchase as takeaway food options while Level Five COVID-19 restrictions remain in place.
Derek Nolan, Senior Director of Retail Operations for Dealer and Franchise, Circle K Ireland commented: “We are absolutely delighted to be launching another Circle K franchise location in Ireland and would like to welcome the entire team at Autopower to the Circle K family. We are privileged to work with outstanding independent retail partners across the country and we are really looking forward to working closely with Robert, Frances and their team and supporting them in serving the local community in Carrick on Suir.”
“It is a difficult period for the country at present as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and one of our key priorities at Circle K is supporting communities across Ireland during these challenging times. With a network of over 410 service stations nationwide, we are uniquely positioned to provide communities with essential goods and services and help keep the country moving.”
“In the years’ ahead, we plan on growing our footprint in Ireland further by developing our franchise network and expanding our dealer partner network allowing us to support even more communities and demonstrating our commitment to investment and job creation in the Irish market.”
Robert Power and Frances Power, Owners, Circle K Autopower said; “We are thrilled to relaunch our Autopower store today and we want to extend our sincere thanks to all our staff for their hard work and dedication in making today a reality. We are really excited to partner with Circle K and are really impressed by the depth and quality of its product range and expect it to be hugely popular with locals here in Carrick on Suir.
We can’t wait to get started but of course are conscious of the COVID-19 situation and have worked extremely hard to implement a range of safety measures and procedures to ensure a comfortable and safe environment for our customers. We look forward to welcoming our customers to the store and I would like to thank them for their continued support.”
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