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SPINX OPENS NEW STORE IN MONCKS CORNER SOUTH CAROLINA

Greenville, S.C. – December 22, 2017 –  The Greenville, S.C. based convenience store, SPINX recently opened its newest store located in the Charleston, South Carolina, region. The new store is located at 2801 Highway 52 in Moncks Corner and is the chain’s largest location to date. It is equipped with 18 fuel pumps, a truck diesel island, over 40 parking spaces, and a 6,188-square foot convenience store with a full-service kitchen. It also is the site for the company’s first express tunnel car wash, which is expected to open in early 2018.

SPINX opened its newest gas and convenience retail store located at 2801 Highway 52 in Moncks Corner, S.C.

As the second SPINX to open in Moncks Corner and the tenth in the Charleston area, the new location provides another opportunity for the community to fill their gas tanks as well as enjoy SPINX’s legendary fried chicken, chicken biscuits and chicken tenders served fresh all day. The full-service kitchen also provides made-to-order fruit, yogurt and coffee smoothies, and prepares fresh fruit, yogurt and vegetable cups and sandwiches as part of SPINX’s Fresh On The Go offering. Customers can also enjoy ice cold fountain drinks, lemonade, iced tea with SPINX’s popular “chewy ice,” in addition to soft serve ice cream and hand-spun milkshakes. Hot beverages, including bean-to-cup fresh coffee and Nitro Cold Brew, will also be available for purchase.

“We’ve heard from so many customers in Moncks Corner and surrounding areas that they wanted another SPINX, and we’re excited to open this newest store in such a great location to serve our customers as they travel to and from work, school and other activities,” said Stewart Spinks, founder and chairman of The SPINX Company.

The new Moncks Corner location is part of SPINX’s growth strategy to expand its footprint in the Low Country and bring its fresh, fast and friendly service to on-the-go customers in the Charleston region. Two additional locations are planned to open in the region in 2018. As always, SPINX Xtras card members can save on gas just by shopping inside any SPINX store, including the new location.

Joined by SPINX associates, Stewart Spinks, SPINX founder and chairman, cuts the ribbon to officially mark the grand opening of the newest SPINX location in Moncks Corner.

 

ABOUT SPINX

Founded in 1972 in Greenville, S.C., SPINX aims to always be the friendly company that makes people’s lives easier. Driven by a passion for fulfilling people’s everyday needs, Spinx provides quality fresh food and products in a clean, safe, and convenient environment. As an employee owned company, SPINX always strives to operate in a respectful manner that balances profit, community involvement and environmental awareness, all while valuing on-the-go customers, partners, and team members. SPINX operates over 80 convenience retail stores in South Carolina and is the largest privately-held retailer headquartered in the state.

For more information visit, www.myspinx.com

 

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SPINX HIRES NEW VICE PRESIDENT OF TECHNOLOGY

Luis Ackerman brings 13 years of experience to head retailer’s technology department

 Greenville, S.C.Dec. 21, 2017– The Spinx Company, a Greenville, S.C.-based operator of 81 convenience stores, recently announced that it has hired Luis Ackerman as Vice President of Technology. In this role, Ackerman will apply his extensive IT and software industry knowledge and expertise to support Spinx’s growth and enhance the customer experience through advanced technology.

“Luis has been working with us through one of our outside technology partners provider for more than 10 years, and he has a deep understanding of our technology challenges and opportunities,” said Stan Storti, president of Spinx. “We’re certain that Luis’ leadership and strategic approach will support our growth plans and further Spinx’s mission of making life easier for our teammates and customers.”

With more than 13 years in the technology industry, Ackerman most recently served as the technical director for Acumen IT, where he provided technical guidance and solution consulting for more than 40 businesses. In addition, he helped lead the business unit to its most profitable year in company history. Ackerman is a graduate of ITT-Technical Institute, where he earned a degree in Computer Networking Systems.

 

 

About The Spinx Company:

Founded in 1972 in Greenville, S.C., The Spinx Company operates nearly 80 convenience retail stores throughout South Carolina, and with more than 1,400 employees, it is the largest privately-held retailer headquartered in the state. Spinx is committed to making life easier by fulfilling people’s everyday needs with fresh, on-the-go food, beverages and other convenience products delivered in a safe, clean and friendly environment. Through the Spinx Xtras Loyalty program and the Spinx mobile app, the company offers its loyal customers savings on fuel and special promotions. For more information about Spinx or the Spinx Xtras program, visit the company’s website at www.myspinx.com.

 

 

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SPINX DONATES OVER $168,000 TO THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY

Greenville, S.C. – December 12, 2017 – During the month of October, Spinx stores and Stewart Spinks, Founder and Chairmen of the board of The Spinx Company, collectively raised $168,863.54 for the American Cancer Society. Stewart Spinks presented the check to Kelly Jamerson, Corporate Relations Manager for the American Cancer Society, on Monday, November 27th.

All 80 of Spinx convenience stores in South Carolina contributed to the donation. Stewart Spinks, a cancer survivor himself, matched the donations raised in the top five Spinx stores that had the highest percentage of customers donate.

“As a cancer survivor myself, I know the impactful work the American Cancer Society accomplishes each day,” Stewart Spinks said, “I am incredibly thankful to our generous customers and their donations, as well as the American Cancer Society and their fight against cancer.”

Spinx is excited to support the mission of the American Cancer Society. The money raised will contribute to the American Cancer Society’s efforts in education, treatment, and research to discover more successful treatments, and ultimately a cure for cancer.

“All of us at the American Cancer Society, are grateful for this generous donation,” Kelly Jamerson said, “this money will help us provide treatment and support for cancer patients throughout South Carolina, and, benefit critical cancer research!”

ABOUT SPINX

Founded in 1972 in Greenville, SC, Spinx aims to always be the friendly company that makes people’s lives easier. Driven by a passion for fulfilling people’s everyday needs, Spinx provides quality fresh food and products in a clean, safe, and convenient environment. As an employee owned company, Spinx always strives to operate in a respectful manner that balances profit, community involvement and environmental awareness, all while valuing on-the-go customers, partners, and team members. Spinx operates 80 convenience retail stores in South Carolina and is the largest privately held retailed headquartered in the state.

For more information visit, www.myspinx.com

About the American Cancer Society:

The American Cancer Society is a global grassroots force of 2 million volunteers saving lives in every community. As the largest voluntary health organization, the Society’s efforts have contributed to a 25 percent decline in the cancer death rate in the U.S. since 1991, driven by less smoking, better treatments, and earlier detection. We’re finding cures as the nation’s largest private, not-for-profit investor in cancer research, ensuring people facing cancer have the help they need and continuing the fight for access to quality health care, lifesaving screenings and more. For more information, to get help, or to join the fight, call us anytime, day or night, at (800) 227-2345 or visit cancer.org.