The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. to close its Elder-Beerman store at the Ohio Valley Mall in St. Clairsville, Ohio

MILWAUKEE, WI, 2017-Jan-18 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: BONT), today (January 17, 2017)  announced it will close its Elder-Beerman store at the Ohio Valley Mall in St. Clairsville, Ohio. The company will not renew the lease, which terminates March 31, 2017. The closing will impact approximately 46 associates at this location. The store will remain open until the end of its lease term.

“Closing a store is never an easy decision,” commented Kathryn Bufano, president and chief executive officer for The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. “We would like to thank the loyal customers who have shopped with Elder-Beerman over the years as well as our devoted store associates for their dedication and friendly customer service to this community.”

The affected associates at Elder-Beerman’s Ohio Valley Mall location will be offered the opportunity to interview for available positions at stores in the area or receive career transition benefits, including severance, according to established practices and state employment service support.

Customers are invited to shop online at the company’s website at elderbeerman.com.

About The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc.

The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc., with corporate headquarters in York, Pennsylvania and Milwaukee, Wisconsin, operates 266 stores, which includes 9 furniture galleries and four clearance centers, in 26 states in the Northeast, Midwest and upper Great Plains under the Bon-Ton, Boston Store, Bergner’s, Carson’s, ElderBeerman, Herberger’s and Younkers nameplates. The stores offer a broad assortment of national and private brand fashion apparel and accessories for women, men and children, as well as cosmetics and home furnishings. The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. is an active and positive participant in the communities it serves. For further information, please visit the investor relations section of the Company’s website at http://investors.bonton.com.

MEDIA CONTACT:

Christine Hojnacki
414-347-5329
christine.hojnacki@bonton.com

Source: Bon-Ton Stores, Inc.

Sheetz announces new store in Morgantown, WV, Morrisville, NC, St. Clairsville, OH, and Bethel, PA

ALTOONA, Pa., 2016-Jul-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sheetz, a Fortune Top 100 Best Places to Work in America, and one of America’s fastest growing family-owned and operated convenience store chains will add a new store in Morgantown, WV,Morrisville, NC, St. Clairsville, OH, and Bethel, PA. The new location in Morgantown, WV will be one of six in the surrounding area. On Wednesday, June 29, 2016, the new store opened its doors at 21 Asturias Avenue, Morgantown, WV.

On Thursday, June, 30, 2016 Sheetz opened two stores in Morrisville, NC at 1019 Morrisville Parkway, and in St. Clairsville, OH at 68500 Addie Way. In addition, Sheetz will open its eighth store in the county of Berks, on July, 7, 2016 in Bethel, PA at 8555 Lancaster Ave.

The new store celebrations will be an exciting time with free samples of specialty drinks, food, prizes, and giveaways. All attendees will have the opportunity to indulge in free self-serve Sheetz coffee for a limited time.

The doors will open to the public at 11 a.m., where a Sheetz family member will be there to speak and welcome the locals. Combined, the four stores will be offering 104 new full and part-time jobs through West Virginia, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, and Ohio.

Sheetz is deeply invested in all the communities each store serves. In return, Sheetz will be donating $2500 dollars per new store to Special Olympics of West Virginia, Ohio, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania. Sheetz has been a proud supporter of Special Olympics for over 20 years, where it aids through product, finance, and event volunteers. Sheetz is also a partner with Make-A-Wish foundation where they send over 40 families and their seriously ill children to a Walt Disney World dream vacation. The Sheetz Family Charity has also been able to help over 85,000 underprivileged kids by donating over $1.1 million dollars, since 1992, to help give the kids new clothes, toys, and necessities.

About Sheetz
Sheetz Convenience Stores strives to give customers what they want, how they want and when they want it.  They are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and offer fresh food such as Made To Order (MTO®) subs, sandwiches, burgers, premium salads, appetizers, breakfast sandwiches and more. They also feature MTGo!® ready to eat foods and Shweetz® Bakery lines of donuts and muffins, along with Sheetz Bros. Coffeez®, a full-service espresso and smoothie bar where customers can order hand-made specialty coffee drinks including lattes, cappuccinos and mochas – hot, frozen or iced. For more information, follow Sheetz on twitter (@sheetz), on facebook (www.facebook.com/sheetz) and on instagram (instagram.com/Sheetz)

Established in 1952, in Altoona, PA, Sheetz continues to be one of the fastest growing family owned and operated convenience store. Sheetz serves over $1.5 million customer’s every day, with more than $6.9 billion dollars in revenue. Sheetz was selected a Fortune Top 100 Best Places to Work in America in 2014. Sheetz has over 16,000 employees, and has opened or rebuilt 38 stores in 2015. Sheetz operates over 500 stores throughout Pennsylvania,West Virginia, North Carolina, Ohio, Maryland, and Virginia. Sheetz has donated over $16.4 million For the Kidz charity since 1992, and has donated more than $440,000 every year to Special Olympics. For more information visit www.sheetz.com, or friend us on twitter @sheetz, facebook (facebook.com/Sheetz), and Instagram (Instagram.com/Sheetz).

Contact:
Tarah Arnold
Sheetz, Inc.
814.941.5183
office

SOURCE: Sheetz, Inc.