Circle K opens new service station on N25 in Dungarvan
29 May 2020 | 0
Circle K opened the newest station in its nationwide company-owned network today; Circle K Dungarvan. A total of €2.5 million was invested in the redevelopment of the new site, which is located on the N25 road at Gallows Hill, Kilrush Roundabout, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford.
The new site is a full redevelopment of the local service station and a significant addition to Circle K’s network of service stations in the south east of Ireland. The opening brings the total of Circle K’s company-owned stores to 159 nationwide. Circle K has retained employment from all staff who worked at the service station prior to the redevelopment, resulting in the creation of 13 jobs in the locality.
Located on the N25 Cork/Waterford road, it is expected that the new station will serve over 18,000 consumers daily. Like all service stations in Circle K Ireland’s network, a range of protective measures have been implemented at the new site in Dungarvan to ensure appropriate levels of hygiene, social distancing as well as staff and customer health and safety at this time.
Circle K Dungarvan will boast a wide range of offerings, including Circle K’s fresh deli food range, signature Real Hot Dog offering, Circle K’s own Simply Great Coffee,a wide selection of pastries, as well as its signature flavour range of Froster frozen soft drinks, and soft serve ice-cream. Also available to consumers at the new site is Circle K’s Miles and MilesPlus advanced premium fuels.
Paul Dixon, senior director of retail sales and operations, Circle K Ireland, said the group is delighted to be opening the new Dungarvan site. “At this time, it is important that we do all we can to support local communities in Ireland more than ever, so I am delighted that this new site is opening as we continue to journey through the crisis together,” he said.
He said that as further phases in the government’s roadmap begin in the coming weeks, Circle K “will be looking for ways to enhance [safety] measures even further, adhering to HSE and government guidelines.
“I’d like to thank everyone involved in the redevelopment of the new site and wish our colleagues and store manager, Colm, all the best as they continue to deliver top quality customer service to the local community and road users travelling the area,” Dixon added.