YORK, Pa., Oct. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The doors to Rutter's 65th store opened yesterday in Hamburg, Pennsylvania. Built on Grand Street, near the Hamburg Area High School, about 1 mile off Interstate 78 exit 30. This is Rutter's first store in Berks county.
The new store is over 7,800 square feet, has 12 automotive fueling positions, 4 dedicated high speed diesel bays for trucks and buses, and is staffed by 50 new employees. The Hamburg location will be open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and feature Rutter's award winning food menu and fresh dairy beverages. For customers looking for in-house seating, the dining area will have room to seat over 30 guests and offer free Wi-Fi. This location also has a walk-in Beer Cave and wine section that pending final license approval will be open in late October.
Signature quality food products such as fresh baked pizza, Bada Bing shrimp, jumbo wings, 100% Angus beef burgers, and other premium options will all be available via touchscreen food ordering kiosks. The ordering kiosks will also feature Rutter's hand-crafted beverages such as gourmet coffees, frappes, lattes, espresso drinks, fresh fruit smoothies, and Red Bull smoothies. Rutter's award winning dairy beverages featuring milk from over 30 local farms whose cows are never injected with artificial growth hormones, fresh brewed iced teas, juices, and bottled waters will also be available in the new store.
There will be a Grand Opening event on Tuesday, November 1st from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm. Attendees will enjoy delicious food samples, radio station giveaways, and much more.
"We have had many requests from customers about bringing a store to the Hamburg area. We are very excited to be able to fulfill the needs of our growing customer base with the new store. Its location right off Interstate 78 will also provide easy access for commuters," said Derek Gaskins, Rutter's Chief Customer Officer.
With roots dating back to 1747, Rutter's 269 year history makes it the oldest vertically-integrated food company in the United States. Rutter's is widely recognized as an industry leader in food service, innovative technology, and customer service, recently receiving awards for International Convenience Retailer of the Year award given by NACS and Insight, Best Milk for 12 years in a row by the York Newspaper Company, 1st Nationally in Brand Loyalty and Customer Fit in a Technomic Survey, and Food Service Retailer of the Year given by CSNews Magazine. Rutter's is currently guided by the family's 3rd generation of leadership with Scott Hartman president and CEO, Todd Rutter as president of Rutter's Dairy, and Tim Rutter as president of M&G Realty.
SOURCE Rutter's Farm Stores