Company Snapshot: Thorntons Inc.
10101 Linn Station Rd Ste 200
Louisville, KY 40223
Total Current Stores:
IL, IN, KY, OH, TN, FL (Opening in November)
Matthew Thornton – CEO, President
Tony Harris – COO
Thorntons Inc. is an independent gasoline/convenience-chain retailer, marketing throughout the Midwest under the brand name THORNTONS. It has ranked in the top 250 among Forbes magazine’s 500 largest privately held companies. The company recently announced its first expansion into the Florida regional metro market. Thorntons plans to add 15 to 20 stores in the Tampa, St. Petersburg and Clearwater area during the next three years.
Each store will be open 24 hours a day and the company plans to staff up with several hundred new people in the coming months. Inside stores, customers will be able to pick up an extensive variety of products including groceries and beverages, fresh food, baked goods as well as money order, gift card and lottery ticket services.