Heart-Shaped Promotions Focused Squarely on Valentine’s Day
Convenience stores love promotions, and what’s not to love more than a Valentine's Day promotion?
Maverik, Stewart’s Shops and others are offering something—mostly food and beverage—but even clothing.
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Maverik has a limited-time Valentine’s Day doughnut available starting Feb. 13. The fluffy, iced heart-shaped doughnut contains raspberry and is covered with sprinkles.
The special doughnut will accompany Salt Lake City-based Maverik’s standard collection of preservative-free, fresh pastries and baked goods served throughout the day across all stores in 12 western states.
In partnership with Madbrook, Maverik’s doughnut partner, the convenience-store brand regularly features a wide variety of doughnuts. Staples include cake doughnuts, bars, fritters and more. Maverik fans also enjoy exclusive baked recipes such as the selection of muffin flavors, cinnamon rolls, pink sugar cookie and peanut butter bars.
Ballston Spa, New York-based Stewart’s Shops c-stores are selling single-scoop cones all day Feb. 14 for 99 cents.
There are more than 20 flavors to choose from at the Stewart’s ice cream counter including the limited-edition flavor Cherry Loves Chocolate. This sweet, creamy cherry ice cream features dark chocolate flakes and pieces of cherries.
Stewart’s milk and ice cream are New York State certified, which is the highest standard for New York State agriculture, the company said. Stewart’s milk comes from local farms that meet specific food safety standards and demonstrate environmental stewardship.
Chef-made and serving two, Every Night is Date Night is the meal kit of the month for February at Alltown Fresh.
“Our date night meal kit is back and has everything you need to celebrate the one that you love,” the Waltham, Massachusetts-based convenience-store company said.
The $139 kit includes:
- Appetizer: Charcuterie and cheese platter with olives, pickles, jam and crostini
- Entree: Two Wagyu steaks with creamy pommes Robuchon, honey-roasted carrots and parsnips, and chicory salad with fig balsamic dressing
- Dessert: Flourless chocolate cake with rick chocolate ganache coating, whipped cream and caramel
“You can also grab wine, cheese, and other essentials in our marketplace area to enhance your entertaining experience,” the company said.
Stronger Than Cupid’s Arrow is York, Pa.-based Rutter’s Valentine’s Day Spiked Slushie.
The watermelon-flavored beverage is available in a 20-ounce cup and in 64-ounce and 128-ounce party bags. Spiked Slushies are available in 52 Rutter’s Pennsylvania locations.
“At Rutter’s, we’re always looking for new ways to bring fun and unique offerings to our customers,” said Adam Long, Rutter’s senior category manager. “We hope our customers continue to enjoy our Spiked Slushies and are excited for more new flavors in 2023. Stay tuned.”
7-Eleven has a new Valentine’s Collection, on its 7Collection website, featuring a coffee mug, card set and several T-shirts.
“If you’re single and #slaying, check out the Pizza Loves Me Tee,” the Irving, Texas-based retailer said. “And for those who love to match with bae, the Love Matching Couple’s Tees is a need, not a want. But don’t worry if your beau is far away—you can send your love with downloadable cards today.”