The Kent Companies Are Now Expanding Into Alabama
We are no strangers to the Kent Companies here in West Texas! Whether you are getting gas at a Kent Kwik location or getting a sweet treat at Baskin Robbins you are being serviced by some part of the Kent Companies.
The Kent Companies started in 1957 and have only grown since then. Kent Kwik as you know is their convenience store brand, they also have under their umbrella Baskin-Robbins, Huddle House, Rustic Cafe, Mr. Payroll, Kent Lube, Kent Car Wash, Kent Tire, WesTex Urgent Care, Bountyland, a chain of stores in Tennessee, North and South Carolina. They also have stores in Key West. The Kent Companies is now in a total of 8 states in the United States.
The Kent Companies' newest acquisition was final this month adding 13 stores in Alabama. With this acquisition, The Kent Companies now have 104 locations.
Bill Kent, the owner of The Kent Companies, expressed enthusiasm about the acquisition and the rebranding strategy, stating, “We are thrilled to welcome DC Oil Company into The Kent family. Our plan to maintain Chevron Texaco fuel ensures a seamless transition for our Guests while the rebranding to Kent Kwik represents our commitment to delivering exceptional quality and convenience. David Collins has a great team and as a long-time friend, I’m honored David would choose us to continue his legacy. Besides the quality of David’s stores, team members, and operation, we are really excited to expand our relationship with Chevron in Alabama and throughout the southeast.”
The Kent Companies was recently awarded the Permian Basin's Best Employer with more than 100 employees. If you are looking for a company with advancement opportunities and great benefits, you need to look into going to work for The Kent Companies. They offer:
Free Health Insurance for team members
Free Life Insurance
Vision and Dental Insurance
Vacation and Sick Pay