Corner Store Kicks Off 'Military Mondays'

San Antonio-area stores salute service members with free coffee, soda

CST Brands Corner Store (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)

SAN ANTONIO -- Corner Store is kicking off "Military Mondays" in San Antonio-area convenience stores by offering any size Cibolo Mountain coffee or Flavors2Go fountain drink to all active and retired military members.

Beginning Aug. 4, customers can show a military ID at the register to get a free beverage every Monday at more than 150 San Antonio-area convenience stores.

"The military is such an important part of the community and this gives our team members the opportunity to personally thank those men and women for their service to our community and country," said Kim Bowers, CEO of CST Brands, Corner Store's parent company. "Our team members have great relationships with our customers and they are excited about this offer."

Cibolo Mountain and Flavors2Go are signature brands of Corner Store. Other signature brands include Fresh Choices snacks and hot items baked in store such as puff pies, sausage kolaches, cookies, donuts and whoopie pies.

CST Brands is one of the largest independent retailers of motor fuels and convenience store merchandise in North America. Based in San Antonio, it operates approximately 1,900 locations throughout the southwestern United States and Eastern Canada offering a broad array of convenience merchandise, beverages, snacks and fresh food. In the United States, CST Corner Stores sell Valero fuels and signature products such as Fresh Choices baked and packaged goods, U Force energy and sport drinks, Cibolo Mountain coffee, FC Soda and Flavors2Go fountain drinks. In Canada, CST is the exclusive provider of Ultramar fuel and its Dépanneur du Coin and Corner Stores sell signature Transit Café coffee and pastries.

Part of CSP's 2014 Convenience Top 101 retailers