News Release
 May 15, 2012
CONTACT: Katie McKenna

New Tops fueling station will give Watkins Glen shoppers access to Tops GasPoints Program

WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. – Tops Friendly Markets, a leading full-service grocery retailer in upstate New York and northern Pennsylvania, today announced the official opening of its 44th fueling station company-wide. The fueling station, located at the Tops’ store at 504 – ½ Franklin Street in Watkins Glen is part of Tops’ capital improvement and growth plan.

The Tops fueling station, boasts two self-serve fuel dispensers offering three grades of high-quality gasoline: regular, mid-grade and premium.

We identified our Watkins Glen store as an ideal location for the addition of a fuel site,” said Frank Curci, Tops’ president and CEO. “This new Tops fuel station gives our customers another convenient way to save by taking advantage of significant discounts both in-store and at the pump.”

Shoppers who use their Tops BonusPlus or BonusCard when shopping at their neighborhood Tops Friendly Markets earn points on qualifying grocery and pharmacy purchases. Customers earn one GasPoint for every dollar they spend and can track their points at the bottom of their receipt. Customers can redeem these points by just scanning their Tops BonusPlus or BonusCard at a Tops gas pump. The Watkins Glen Tops store and fueling station is open from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., seven days a week.

Other area Tops Markets fueling station are located at the following Tops stores: Bath: 309 W. Morris Street, Bath, NY

Elmira: 299 S. Main Street, Elmira, NY

Lansing: 3400 N. Triphammer Rd., Ithaca, NY

Ithaca: 710 S. Meadow Street, Ithaca, NY

Tops Markets, LLC, is headquartered in Williamsville, NY and operates 132 full-service supermarkets – 127 company-owned and five franchise locations. With more than 14,000 associates, Tops is a leading full-service grocery retailer in upstate New York and northern Pennsylvania. For more information about Tops Markets, visit the company's website at


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