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Alimentation Couche-Tard Holds 1st ‘Circle K Day’

Retailer will offer discounts across much of its global footprint
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Convenience-store retailer Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. will hold its first global “Circle K Day” on Aug. 31, the company announced on Facebook. More than 5,000 Circle K stores in the United States will participate, as well as stores across much of the brand’s global footprint.

The chain will offer discounts on a variety of products and services, including:

  • Dispensed Beverages: From 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., 50% off dispensed, valid on Froster, Polar Pop cups and coffee (iced and hot).
  • Prepared Foods: From 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., 50% off hot foods, valid on pizza slices, Circle K sandwiches and roller grill items.
  • Car Washes: From 6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m., 50% off any car wash.
  • EV Charging: From 6 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., 50% off electric charging.

“Circle K Day is about thanking our loyal customers around the world by putting the spotlight on the reason we’re here—to make it easy,” said Alex Miller, chief operating officer for Circle K. “We’re proud to do that with some great deals ahead of the Labor Day holiday weekend that will help end the summer on a high note.”

Laval, Quebec-based Alimentation Couche-Tard is No. 2 on CSP’s 2023 Top 202 list of convenience-store chains by store count.

Couche-Tard’s 24-country network includes more than 7,100 in the United States, primarily under the Circle K and Holiday Stationstores banners, and approximately 2,100 in Canada under the Circle K, Mac’s and Couche-Tard banners. In Europe, under the Circle K and other banners, Couche-Tard operates a retail network in Scandinavia, Ireland, Poland, the Baltics and Russia with more than 2,700 stores and unmanned automated fuel stations. And under licensing agreements, more than 2,200 stores operate under the Circle K banner in 15 other countries and territories (Cambodia, Egypt, Guam, Guatemala, Honduras, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Jamaica, Macau, Mexico, Mongolia, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Vietnam). This brings Couche-Tard’s total worldwide network to approximately 14,300 stores.

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