LENA is Employee of the Month for May

This is why the Store Manager nominated Lena…   “She helps to cover any shift needed.   Is always on time. Always in uniform.  Does what ever is needed in the store to be done. Always answers my calls within a reasonable time frame.  Is great at following company policies and procedures.” We appreciate you Lena!!  Congratulations on getting awarded HOP Shop’s Employee of the Month!

M-PACT Tradeshow Announces Gary Emmick, CEO of Valor Oil, Recipient of the 2022 M-PACT Award

Our CEO, Gary Emmick was honored to accept this award for his commitment to KPMA, M-PACT, and our Industry. Here is a copy of the press release M-PACT Tradeshow Announces Recipients of 2022 M-PACT Awards April 21, 2022    By M-PACT Staff The 2022 M-PACT Fuel & Convenience Tradeshow today announced the recipients of the first-ever M-PACT Awards during the show’s General Session at the Indianapolis Convention Center. Petroleum marketers and convenience store owners, exhibitors, sponsors, and industry leaders filled the room to recognize and celebrate the five honored recipients for their outstanding achievements and contribution to M-PACT. “In recognition of…


HOP Shops would like to highlight Karen. She is a Customer Service Associate at our Mason HOP Shop. Her Store Manager, Katie recommended her. She told us, “Karen is always on time, great with customers, and she’s always willing to help with anything that needs done. She gives 110% to everything she does. We all look forward to working a shift with her.”  Thank You Karen! We appreciate you! #EmployeeOfTheMonth #employeeappreciation #HopShops  

Goshen HOP Shop’s Beer Cave is Cold and Stocked

Your neighborhood beer Destination is HOP Shop Marathon located at 6778 Goshen Rd, Goshen Ohio. It’s cold and it’s stocked with big pack sizes of all your favorites…the big brands and the craft beers from local breweries.  If we don’t have what you want, let us know.  We are here to serve you.  Here are a few pics of behind the scenes to show you.  Next party you have, take us with you, no really.   

December Sweepstakes – Deluxe Giant Christmas Stocking Full of Name Brand Toys

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. This Sweepstakes is governed exclusively by the laws of the United States. You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located within the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia or in Puerto Rico. DATES OF SWEEPSTAKES. Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01am Eastern Time (“ET”) on December 1, 2021 and ends at 11:59:59pm ET on December 19th, 2021 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). ELIGIBILITY. Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia or…

We Are Proud to Support US Heroes & Families with Each Bag Sold

From day one, Hero Jerky has been on a mission to give back to those that serve our country.  To honor those who serve in the U.S. Armed forces.  Hero Jerky donates a portion of each Hero brand product sold to Fisher House Foundation. Since it’s inception in 1990, Fisher House Foundation has served thousands of families, providing “a home away from home” for families of patients receiving medical care at major military and VA medical centers. We offer a variety of Hero Brand Jerky at all of our HOP Shops.  When you purchase one of the products a portion…

We Have New Hoptions

When it comes to snacks, we have hoptions.  As of June 1st we have added a bunch of new hoptions.  Here are just a few of the ones we have added. Hopper Approved. We encourage you to hop in and try a few.  Hop in, Hop out, HOP Shops!  

HOPPER is Here!

We have been counting down the days, filled with excitement, to share our Big News with all of you.  It is finally time.  It is the day to Reveal.  HOPPER is Here! He is mischievous, likable, energetic, and Fun! 3 Years ago when Valor Oil acquired HOP Shops, President JOSHUA EMMICK, wanted to keep everything the same as much as he could, but also change the logo to represent a new start. He wanted something that hopped, but wasn’t like other convenience stores have. He decided a frog would be perfect. A year and a half ago the decision was…

HOP Shops Celebrates National Employee Appreciation Day on March 5th

National Employee Appreciation Day on the first Friday in March each year focuses attention on employees in all industries.  Employers across the country in business and organizations plan employee recognition and celebrations.  We were so excited to participate and celebrate with all of our Team Members.  They are our greatest asset! HOP Shops celebrated with: A Thank YOU Cookie – We gave every team member a delicious buttercream cookie. Individual Efforts – We gave each team member a Pizza gift certificate to enjoy a nice meal. Visit to the Store – Human Resource Manager, Ann Gilbert made a special trip…