‘Famous for Pizza:’ Casey’s General Store opening in Butler County

A carry-out and convenience store chain is planning a new store in Butler County, according to Trenton city officials.

Casey’s General Store has applied to build a nearly 5,000-square-foot retail convenience store and gas station at 700 Wayne Madison Road in Trenton.

The business is aiming to open in early 2019, according to Bill Jones, Trenton’s zoning administrator.

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Casey’s, which markets itself as “Famous for Pizza,” has made a recent push into Ohio. The business is an ubiquitous staple in many rural Midwestern communities, especially in Iowa where it is headquartered.

Established in 1968, Casey’s General Stores Inc., (NASDAQ: CASY) operates more than 2,000 stores in 15 states. The company plans to build or acquire 90 to 120 stores in fiscal year 2018, according to its second quarter results.

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