News Release

Kum & Go to Open Newest Store in Thornton

New store at 250 East 136th Avenue features fresh food and a variety of fuel options

February 24, 2018

Thornton, CO – Kum & Go opens the doors Thursday, February 22, at 6 a.m. to its newest store in Thornton, CO, at 250 East 136th Avenue. The nThornton 320 finalearly-6,000 square foot store will focus on fresh food and features a variety of unique offerings. To help encourage customers to try those offerings, the first 200 customers will receive a coupon for a free breakfast sandwich or donut!

A key feature of the store is an expanded and open food preparation area that customers can see from the moment they enter. Other location features include:

  • Elevated food experience with Kum & Go’s “Go Fresh Market”
  • Open kitchen layout, clear aisles and easy-to-navigate zones
  • Inside seating area
  • Custom Ampersand sculpture celebrating sights and attractions of the community
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi and charging stations for customers
  • Design using energy efficient and sustainable design practices

“This footprint represents everything that Kum & Go strives to be for our associates and for our customers,” said Kum & Go president and CEO Kyle J. Krause. “This is the evolution of our brand promise and business approach. Now customers can truly experience the “more” that we provide.”

Thornton320The store will be open 24 hours a day. The phone number to the store is 303-942-1543. The phone number to the food area is 303-942-1821.

This store marks the second Kum & Go location in Thornton. Kum & Go operates 61 stores in the state of Colorado. Future locations of this food-focused layout are planned in Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Missouri, and Oklahoma.

About Kum & Go, L.C.

For nearly 60 years, Kum & Go has been dedicated to the communities it serves, sharing 10 percent of its profits with charitable causes. For four generations the family-owned convenience store chain has focused on providing exceptional service and delivering more than customers expect. Established in Hampton, Iowa, in 1959, the chain has since grown to employ more than 5,000 associates in more than 400 stores in 11 states (Iowa, Arkansas, Colorado, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Wyoming).