New Circle K at re-developed forecourt in Longford
Circle K has opened its re-developed service station on Battery Road, Lough Forbes, Co Longford.
Lough Forbes is the first ever Circle K company-owned, company-operated location in Co. Longford.A total of 22 staff will be employed across both full and part time positions at the location with five new jobs being created.
Close to the N4 Dublin/Sligo Road, the newly re-developed location is an important addition to the Circle K network and will play a key role in serving customers travelling this route as well as the local community in Longford, said the company.
To celebrate the opening, a range of promotional offers will be available to customers including a variety of coffee, food and special meal deals and half price on attended jet wash facilities.
The Circle K product offering will be available at the newly developed location – including Miles and MilesPlus fuel, attended jet wash facilities, Circle K’s range of K-Freeze drinks as well as an all new gourmet ice cream parlour, coffee and Circle K’s ‘Grab and Go’ food range which includes a huge choice of convenient ready-made sandwich, baguette and salad options, as well as hot dog and breakfast products. Washing machine facilities are also available while customer toilets are also located on site.
Paul Dixon, senior director of retail sales and operations, Circle K Ireland, said the group is delighted to open the new site. “Supporting communities across Ireland is really important to us at Circle K,” he said, “and we are hugely excited to showcase our offering to the people of Longford as well as motorists travelling on nearby routes, providing them with the products and services they need.
“While we are extremely pleased to be opening Circle K Lough Forbes, we are still conscious of the current external environment and the ongoing risk Covid-19 poses,” Forbes added. “Our teams have worked extremely hard to implement a range of safety measures to ensure a safe and comfortable experience for those visiting and working at our new location.”