You may not have heard of Centre St. Kitchen but you may very well know the company that owns it. That company is Global Partners and its President and CEO Eric Slifka. Global Partners is a midstream logistics and marketing company that owns, controls, or has access to one of the largest terminal networks of petroleum products and renewable fuels in the Northeast. With approximately 1,500 locations, primarily in the Northeast, Global Partners also is one of the largest independent owners, suppliers and operators of gasoline stations and convenience stores in the nation.
Like the team at Foodservice Solutions® Global Partners team has taken it’s time looked around and studied the success clues left by our Grocerant Guru® and others then packed the best of them into Center St. Kitchen.
Slifka stated that "We have an exciting new concept and store design that significantly raises the bar for our company. As well, our store associates are excited to match our design with outstanding customer service." The first Centre St. Kitchen debuted 2015. This new location builds on the success of the first with multiple additions:
- Fresh, made-to-order sandwiches
- Customizable pizza by the slice
- Touchscreen kiosk ordering
- Expanded seating and stand-up counter
- Free WiFi and charging stations
Slifka continued "This Centre St. Kitchen is a fantastic evolution of our concept, spot-on with several consumer and industry trends such as customization, kiosk ordering and fresh ingredients," … "Our mission is to bring unsurpassed quality and service for consumers looking for fresh, on-the-go food options.”