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Rutter’s Opens 2nd New Store in 2019 with New Altoona Location

The New 6th Avenue store marks the company’s third store in the Altoona market.

YORK, PA.  March 6, 2019:  Today, Rutter’s opened their 74th convenience store, the third in Blair County, Pennsylvania. The New Rutter’s is located at 3000 6th Avenue, a main thoroughfare into the city of Altoona.

“We are very proud to be a part of the Altoona community and look forward to our continued planned growth in the area.” said Scott Hartman, President and CEO of Rutter’s.

The new Rutter’s is 8,223 square feet and provides 10 fueling positions. This Altoona location offers new auto fueling options, including flex fuel, unleaded 15, and ethanol-free gasoline, along with the standard choices of regular, mid-grade, and premium gasoline, and auto diesel. Rutter’s is a full-service convenience store, offering a quick service restaurant with seating for 30, a wide variety of fresh and packaged foods, and general merchandise. Additionally, this new location will offer an assortment of beverage options, including local and national wine, and feature Rutter’s 29-degree Beer Cave, with a vast selection of: domestic, premium, craft, and imported beer and cider. This beverage assortment will also include fresh milk and teas from the Rutter’s dairy business that opened nearly 100 years ago.

The award-winning food and beverage menu offered at Rutter’s is designed around quality, freshness and local ingredients. Breakfast is served 24/7 and highlighted by items such as waffles, french toast sticks and build your own breakfast sandwiches with over 30 free toppings. Rutter’s Menu has been recognized as number one in menu variety with around the clock lunch and dinner offerings, such as Rutter’s signature specialties: chicken pot pie, BBQ beef short ribs, battered cod sandwiches and the famous Route 30 burger.  Coffee lovers can order specialty latte’s and cappuccino’s, or create their own coffee masterpiece at the extensive coffee bar.

Guests can also enjoy free WiFi, large restrooms and beverage coolers, which provide access to over 600 selections of cold drinks. This location will employ 50 team members and will operate 24 hours a day.

The Grand Opening event will take place on Thursday, March 21st, 2019 from 1:30 PM until 3:30 PM. Rutter’s CEO will cut the ribbon, after presenting donations to serve local charities. The Kunzler truck will be there on hand to give out free hot dogs to customers. Attendees can also enjoy food samples from Rutter’s extensive menu, promotional giveaways and more, including a visit from local Altoona country star Ricky Lee!

For more information about the company, visit www.rutters.com.

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About Rutter’s

Rutter’s is a privately-held chain of convenience stores headquartered in Central Pennsylvania.  Widely recognized as an industry leader in food service, innovative technology, and customer service, receiving awards for International Convenience Retailer of the Year, 1st Nationally in Brand Loyalty and Customer Fit, and Food Service Retailer of the Year, Rutter’s operates 74 locations in Pennsylvania, Maryland and West Virginia.  Part of a family managed group of companies, Rutter’s includes convenience stores, a dairy and beverage company, and a real estate company. With roots dating back to 1747, Rutter’s 272-year history makes it the oldest vertically-integrated food company in the United States.

Press Inquiry Contact:

Kristopher Brown
717-771-5904
Kristopher.brown@rutters.com

Rutter’s Honors Local Walkersville Community During Grand Opening of Newest Location

Walkersville, MD.  February 22, 2019:  Rutter’s, the award-winning regional chain of convenience stores, is pleased to announce that on Friday, February 22nd Rutter’s CEO Scott Hartman cut the ribbon and presented four local charities with donation checks during the grand opening.  Located on Maryland Route 194 at 9210 Woodsboro Pike, their newest store and only store located in the state of Maryland is now open and serving as a comfortable, convenient rest stop for both local guests and travelers alike, 24/7.

As a family organization, Rutter’s is committed to becoming part of each community they serve with their convenience stores.  During the Walkersville, MD ribbon cutting ceremony Rutter’s continued that tradition by donating $4,000 to those that serve their community. Recipients at the ceremony were Walkersville Volunteer Rescue Company, Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company, Glade Valley Athletic Association and the Glade Valley Food Bank.

Local guests, dignitaries, three generations of the Rutter’s family and customers enjoyed an afternoon of food sampling, prize drawings and more during the event.  Also, in attendance at the Walkersville Rutter’s grand opening was John Zimmerman, a Walkersville Town Commissioner.

“We are delighted to support so many worthy organizations with strong charitable giving,” said Scott Hartman, President and CEO of Rutter’s. “and we look forward to building a relationship within this community.”

The Walkersville Rutter’s is the 73rd store in their award-winning chain of convenience stores.  Rutter’s singular focus on quality at a fair price is evident in their restaurant quality food, huge selection of beverages and grab-and-go food offerings, and their high-quality fuels offered at 10 auto fueling stations and 3 high-speed truck diesel bays.  Customers have access to an award-winning food and beverage menu, indoor seating for up to 30 guests, free WiFi, and large restrooms.

For more information about the company, visit www.rutters.com.

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About Rutter’s

Rutter’s is a privately-held chain of convenience stores headquartered in Central Pennsylvania.  Widely recognized as an industry leader in food service, innovative technology, and customer service, receiving awards for International Convenience Retailer of the Year, 1st Nationally in Brand Loyalty and Customer Fit, and Food Service Retailer of the Year, Rutter’s operates 73 locations in Pennsylvania, Maryland and West Virginia.  Part of a family managed group of companies, Rutter’s includes convenience stores, a dairy and beverage company, and a real estate company. With roots dating back to 1747, Rutter’s 272-year history makes it the oldest vertically-integrated food company in the United States.

 

Press Inquiry Contact:

Kristopher Brown
717-771-5904
Kristopher.brown@rutters.com

Rutter’s Re-launches Hellam Location

New 7,900 square foot store replaces the former 2,300 square foot store built in 1979.

YORK, PA. February 20, 2019:  Today, Rutter’s announced the re-opening of the company’s Hellam, Pennsylvania store. The original store, located at 700 West Market Street, served the Hellam community for decades. The new building located behind the old store, will allow Rutter’s to better serve its customers in every category, including: more fuel pumps, a quick service restaurant, beer and wine, and seating for up to 30 patrons inside the store.

“As Rutter’s grows, we will continue to enhance our brand and stay true to the communities we serve.” states Scott Hartman, President and CEO of Rutter’s. “We are excited to bring a fresh look to our store in Hellam, meeting the needs of our local customers which is a standard we strive to uphold.”

The new Rutter’s building is 7,900 square feet and features 14 fueling positions. Rutter’s Hellam location also offers new auto fueling options including flex fuel, unleaded 15, and ethanol-free fuel, in addition to the standard regular, mid-grade, premium, and auto diesel.

The new quick service restaurant offers Rutter’s award-winning food and beverage menu that is designed around quality, freshness and local ingredients. Breakfast is served 24/7, and highlighted by items such as French toast sticks and build your own breakfast sandwiches, with over 30 free toppings. Rutter’s Menu has been recognized as number one in menu variety, with around the clock lunch and dinner offerings, like Rutter’s signature chicken pot pie, BBQ beef short ribs, battered cod sandwiches and the famous Route 30 burger.  Coffee lovers can order specialty latte’s and cappuccino’s or create their own coffee masterpiece at the extensive coffee bar.

Guests can also enjoy free WiFi, large restrooms and beverage coolers, which provide access to over 600 selections of cold drinks. This location will employ 50 team members and operate 24 hours a day.

For more information about the company, visit www.rutters.com.

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About Rutter’s

Rutter’s is a privately-held chain of convenience stores headquartered in Central Pennsylvania.  Widely recognized as an industry leader in food service, innovative technology, and customer service, receiving awards for International Convenience Retailer of the Year, 1st Nationally in Brand Loyalty and Customer Fit, and Food Service Retailer of the Year, Rutter’s operates 73 locations in Pennsylvania, Maryland and West Virginia.  Part of a family managed group of companies, Rutter’s includes convenience stores, a dairy and beverage company, and a real estate company. With roots dating back to 1747, Rutter’s 272-year history makes it the oldest vertically-integrated food company in the United States.

 

Press Inquiry Contact:

Kristopher Brown
717-771-5904
Kristopher.brown@rutters.com

Rutter’s Opens Largest Location in Duncannon, Pennsylvania

On Wednesday, August 8, we opened our largest convenience store in Duncannon, Dauphin County Pennsylvania! The new Rutter’s is located at 77 Benvenue Road on 22/322, north of Harrisburg and is our 71st location.

The Duncannon Rutter’s is 10,540 square feet and situated on 10.5 acres of land. This location provides 14 auto fueling stations, 6 dedicated high-speed truck diesel bays, 47 vehicle parking spots, and 42 truck parking spots. For auto vehicles, our new store offers standard fuels of regular, mid-grade, and premium, along with auto diesel. We also have expanded fuel offerings, including unleaded 15, flex fuel, conventional (non-ethanol), and kerosene. For trucks and commercial vehicles, we provided high-speed truck diesel and Def, in addition to the convenience of a CAT scale.

This location features our largest restaurant, which provides an award-winning food and beverage menu with items like 100% Angus beef burgers, chicken pot pie, pizza, ribs, turkey burgers, Red Bull smoothies, frozen lemonade, and various handcrafted beverages. You can enjoy indoor and outdoor seating and large restrooms! This location will employ 50 team members and will operate 24 hours a day.

We even added a Rutter’s 29-degree cold Beer Cave with a vast selection of domestic, premium, craft and imported beer brands, along with local and national wines! You will also be able to enjoy fresh and local grab-and-go items from local farms, including blueberries, watermelon, and squash.

There will be a Grand Opening event on Wednesday, August 15 from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM. Delicious food samples, promotional giveaways, and much more will be available for attendees.

Rutter’s Opens New Store in Lebanon County

We kicked off our 2017 store growth by planting our first roots in Lebanon County. The new Rutter’s opened Friday, May 5th and is located at 798 West Main Street in South Annville Township. This is our 67th location.

The 7,500 square foot store has 16 auto fueling stations and 4 dedicated high speed truck diesel bays. This location features our award winning food and world class convenience. Hand-crafted beverages, such as tea smoothies, gourmet frappes, and lattes will be served in the espresso bar and beverage station. It will employ 50 team members, and be open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year.

There will be a Grand Opening event on Thursday, May 11th from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm. Delicious food samples, promotional giveaways, and much more will be available for attendees.

Rutter’s Donates to 2 Local Food Organizations to Feed Over 150 Families at Christmas

On December 14th, we hosted the Grand Opening of our newest store in Strasburg, PA! During the ribbon cutting ceremony, we donated $4,000 to local charities.  Each organization received $1,000.  Recipients were the Food Pantry in the First Presbyterian Church of Strasburg, which will use the contribution to provide 80 families food for Christmas, the Solanco Food Bank, which will use the donation for 75 Christmas meal boxes, Strasburg Borough Police Department, and the Strasburg Fire Company #1.

This is our fourth location in Lancaster County and our 66th store. State Representative Keith Greiner, Strasburg Borough Mayor Henry Miller, and many Strasburg Borough Council Officials attended this Grand Opening.  The Strasburg location is currently in the process to feature one of our Beer Caves. The 29 degree Beer Cave will be stocked with a variety of craft, import, and domestic beers and ciders available in singles, 6 and 12 packs inside.

Thank you to everyone who stopped by and supported our Grand Opening of our 66th store! We can’t wait to see what 2017 has to offer!

    

   

Rutter’s Donates to Local Food Pantry to Feed 100 Families at Christmas

On November 1st, 2016, we hosted the Grand Opening of our newest store in Hamburg, PA. During the ribbon cutting ceremony, we donated $3,000 to local charities.  Each organization received $1,000.  Recipients were the Hamburg Police Department, the Union Fire Company No. 1 of Hamburg, and the Northern Berks Food Pantry, which will use the contribution to provide 100 families hams for Christmas.

This is our 65th location and is the first Rutter’s store in Berks County. Attendees at the event included Congressman Charlie Dent, State Representative Jerry Knowles and State Senator David Argall.  The Hamburg Rutter’s will be the first convenience store in Berks county to sell beer.  The 29 degree Rutter’s Beer Cave will be stocked with a variety of craft, import, and domestic beers and ciders available in singles, 6 and 12 packs inside.

We want to thank everyone that was able to make it out to our event!

           

Rutter’s to Host Grand Opening of Mercersburg Location

Rutter’s is having their Grand Opening event of their Mercersburg location on Tuesday, October 11th from 2-4pm.

The Rutter’s in Mercersburg is located at 378 North Main Street. Customers will be able to stop by and try samples from Rutter’s award-winning food menu, gourmet coffee bar, Rutter’s dairy products, and snag some giveaways. This location is also the first Rutter’s to have a Beer Cave. A variety of craft, import, and domestic beers and ciders will be available in singles and 6 packs. The Beer Cave also comes in at a low 29 degrees to already give customers chilled beer.

“With each one of our new stores, we like to have a Grand Opening event to be able to interact with our customers. This Grand Opening will also be a first for us to have a Beer Cave. We believe this is a great opportunity for customers to come out and see the convenience Rutter’s is able to provide for them,” said Derek Gaskins, Rutter’s Chief Customer Officer.

Mercersburg Beer Cave

Grand Opening Rutter’s 62nd Store

Grand Opening Rutter’s 62nd Store

Rutter’s Opens 62nd Store located at 370 West Main Street Leola, PA.

*  7,500 square feet
*  16 pumps for gas and auto diesel
*  Dedicated island with 3 high-speed truck diesel fueling pumps
*  8 spaces dedicated for horse and buggy parking
*  Spacious 35 person seating area along with free Wi-Fi for all Rutter’s customers
*  Rutter’s full menu is available day and night. Options such as first-cut pastrami, BBQ short rib, and fresh food options like fruit, salads, and wraps only scratch the surface of the menu.
*  A gourmet coffee bar featuring espressos, lattes, fruit smoothies, and more.
*  Open 24 hours a day 7 days a week