Kangaroo Express, the leading independently operated convenience store chain in the southeastern United States, operated by The Pantry, Inc. (Nasdaq: PTRY), today announced it is celebrating National Coffee Day on Sept. 29 by offering a 12 oz. Bean Street Coffee for just one penny to guests at its more than 1,550 Kangaroo Express convenience stores. Guests that have a penny saved will earn a hot, fresh cup of Bean Street Coffee for just one-cent at any Kangaroo Express between 8 a.m. and 12 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 29. Paired with Kangaroo Express’ breakfast offerings including donuts, pastries and the new Jimmy Dean® Sausage and Biscuit Bun at grill-ready stores, guests can enjoy a centsible and satisfying breakfast at Kangaroo Express. Kangaroo Express is keeping the coffee deals brewing all season long with the 2013 Roo Mug, available in stores starting Monday, Sept. 30. The reusable coffee mug retails for just $6.99, plus tax, and can be refilled for 50 cents, plus tax, through the end of March. In case a penny wasn’t enough for your thoughts—guests who purchase a Roo Mug Sept. 30 through Oct. 4 will also receive a free Jimmy Dean Sausage and Biscuit Bun at grill-ready stores. “National Coffee Day is the perfect time to show our appreciation for loyal guests that start their mornings off with us here at Kangaroo Express— whether it’s to fill up and grab a hearty biscuit bun on-the-go or simply stop in for a hot, fresh cup of Bean Street Coffee,” said Joe Venezia, senior vice president of operations, Kangaroo Express. “We invite our guests to join The Roo in celebrating National Coffee Day with a one-cent cup of Bean Street Coffee and enjoy season-long savings with the Roo Mug.” Bean Street Coffee is the unique brand of coffee served only at Kangaroo Express convenience stores. It can be customized with options such as sweeteners and flavor shots, including caramel and vanilla, and additions such as extra boosts of caffeine and whipped topping. Cappuccinos, flavored coffee and tea are also available and are included in the National Coffee Day and Roo Mug offers.
A seasonal favorite of guests, pumpkin spice cappuccino is being served up hot at Kangaroo Express stores through the end of October.You can practice building your brew of choice, and share it with your Facebook friends by building a brew at www.beanstreetcoffee.com. To find a Kangaroo Express location near you, visit www.kangarooexpress.com or download the free Kangaroo Express mobile app at www.kangarooexpress.com/mobileapps. About The Pantry and Kangaroo Express The Pantry’s Kangaroo Express ® convenience stores meet the daily food and fuel shopping needs of guests. As of August 6, 2013, the Company operated 1,559 stores in thirteen states under select banners, including its primary operating banner Kangaroo Express. The Pantry is one of the nation’s largest convenience store chains and the leading independently operated chain in the southeastern United States. The Pantry is headquartered in Cary, N.C. For more information, visit www.thepantry.com. Kangaroo Express offers hot and cold beverages, snacks, fresh foods, gasoline and a wide assortment of merchandise and services for guests’ on-the-go lifestyles. It is home to more than 220 foodservice restaurants, including Subway and Dairy Queen. Kangaroo Express associates are committed to providing store guests with the fastest, friendliest and cleanest shopping experience and embracing communities with campaigns such as Salute Our Troops®, raising millions of dollars for the USO and other military support organizations. For more information, visit www.kangarooexpress.com or visit us on Twitter and Facebook.