Founded in 1971, Thorntons development strategy is stronger than ever! With a guest driven focus, Thorntons development team is committed to building highly convenient, easily accessible convenience store and fuel center locations. The ideal location offers great access and visibility, while serving high volume, high traffic areas.

We are always looking for new high quality and convenient locations throughout the Midwest, Tennessee, and Florida. If you have a property for sale, please contact us today!

For inquiries, please contact Thorntons Real Estate Department at (844) 401-9090 or sites@thorntonsinc.com.

Illinois

Subject to Offer
Building Size: n/a
Land Size: 1.595 ac
Route 6 & South Frontage Road, Channahon
Channahon, IL
Zoning: C-4 (Commercial)
Restricted against gas and convenience store uses.

Subject to Offer
Building Size: n/a
Land Size: 0.969 ac
NWC Route 59 & Route 38, West Chicago
West Chicago, IL
Zoning: B-2 (General Business District)
Restricted against gas and convenience store uses.

Subject to Offer
Building Size: n/a
Land Size: 1.058 ac
NWC 127th St. & Vincennes Rd, Blue Island
Blue Island, IL
Zoning: C-2 (Commercial)
Restricted against gas and convenience store uses.

Subject to Offer
Building Size: 0
Land Size: 3.34 ac
Route 6 & South Frontage Road, Channahon
Channahon,
Zoning: C-4 (Commercial)
Restricted against gas and convenience store uses.

Indiana

Subject to Offer
Building Size: n/a
Land Size: 1.16 ac
6880 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN
Zoning: C4
Restricted against gas and convenience store uses.

Kentucky

Subject to Offer
Building Size: n/a
Land Size: 3.75 ac
2600 James Thornton Way
Louisville, KY
Zoning: OR-3
Subject to ECR

Subject to Offer
Building Size: n/a
Land Size: 0.96 ac
9400 Westport Rd.
Louisville, KY
Zoning: C2
Restricted against gas and convenience store uses.

Subject to Offer
Building Size: n/a
Land Size: 3.75 ac
2600 James Thornton Way
Louisville, KY
Zoning: OR-3
Subject to ECR

Subject to Offer
Building Size: 3,600 sf
Land Size: 0.73 ac
11712 Dixie Highway
Louisville, KY
Zoning: C2
Restricted against gas and convenience store uses.

Ohio

Subject to Offer
Building Size: n/a
Land Size: 1.91 ac
270 W Main St.
Batavia, OH
Zoning: C-Comm
Restricted against gas and convenience store uses.

Tennessee

Subject to Offer
Building Size: 2,268 sf
Land Size: 0.889 ac
5022 Murfreesboro Rd.
LaVergne, TN
Zoning: C2
Restricted against gas and convenience store uses.

 

Thorntons is growing and we’re looking for quality, convenient locations to build new stores.

Location Requirements

CONVENIENCE STORE & FUEL CENTER PUMP & GO TRAVEL CENTER
TRADE AREA TYPE URBAN OR SUBURBAN DENSE RESIDENTIAL URBAN OR SUBURBAN DENSE INDUSTRIAL INTERSTATE ORIENTED PROXIMATE TO EXIT
PROPERTY SIZE 1.5 ACRES 3 - 5 ACRES 6 - 8 ACRES
TYPICAL PARCEL DIMENSIONS 275’ (frontage) X 250’ (depth) 300’ X 600’ 500’ X 600’
STORE SIZE 4,400 SQUARE FEET 5,500 SQUARE FEET Up to 9,000 SQUARE FEET
GAS PUMPS (Multi-Product Dispensers) 8 - 12 MPDs 8 - 12 MPDs 8 - 12 MPDs
COMMERCIAL DIESEL FUELING LANES N/A 3 - 5 7 - 9
MINIMUM ADT CARS 24,000 CARS PER DAY 24,000 CARS PER DAY 24,000 CARS PER DAY
MINIMUM ADT TRUCKS N/A 2,000 TRUCKS PER DAY 8,000 TRUCKS PER DAY

If you have a location you would like for us to consider, please complete the following form. We’ll be glad to get back in touch with you if we find that the location meets our needs.

Or you may contact us at sites@thorntons.com.

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Core Purpose: To be people’s favorite place to stop when they are on the go