World’s fastest electric vehicle charging technology is beginning to
roll-out at select Ruby Tuesday locations to enable free long distance
travel for Tesla drivers
MARYVILLE, TN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 30, 2016--
Tuesday, Inc. (NYSE: RT) is set to open a series of Tesla
Supercharger Stations. The first station recently opened at the Ruby
Tuesday location in Miner, Mo., on E. Malone Avenue, with additional
stations at other Ruby Tuesday locations currently in the planning
stages or under construction. The company is proud to host a rapidly
growing network of Tesla Supercharger Stations across the United States.
“We’re thrilled to partner with Tesla Motors to offer our guests a place
where they can charge their Tesla vehicle while enjoying a delicious
meal,” stated David Skena, chief marketing officer of Ruby Tuesday.
“Expanding the Supercharger network to include Ruby Tuesday is good for
both Tesla owners and our restaurants alike. We look forward to
deepening our relationship with Tesla and opening additional
Supercharger Stations in Ruby Tuesday markets around the country in the
Superchargers are strategically placed to allow owners to drive from
station to station with minimal stops. Superchargers allow Tesla drivers
to travel up to 270 miles, take a dining break at Ruby Tuesday and get
back on the road at full charge. The Tesla Supercharger
is substantially more powerful than any existing charging technology,
providing up to 120 kilowatts of power and replenishing up to 170 miles
of range in 30 minutes.
The Tesla Supercharger Station at Ruby Tuesday’s Miner location is now
hosted on Tesla’s interactive webpage
and in-vehicle navigation. Tesla owners can use the 17” touch screens in
their cars to easily plan trips and locate the property.
Ruby Tuesday is driven by uncompromising freshness, quality and gracious
hospitality designed to delight each and every guest. For more
information, including full menu offerings and restaurant directions,
please visit www.rubytuesday.com.
About Ruby Tuesday
Ruby Tuesday, Inc. owns and franchises Ruby Tuesday brand restaurants.
As of March 1, 2016, there were 729 Ruby Tuesday restaurants in 44
states, 13 foreign countries, and Guam. Of those restaurants, we owned
and operated 649 Ruby Tuesday restaurants and franchised 80 Ruby Tuesday
restaurants, comprised of 28 domestic and 52 international restaurants.
Our corporate-owned and operated restaurants are concentrated primarily
in the Southeast, Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Midwest of the United
States, which we consider to be our core markets. For more information
about Ruby Tuesday, please visit www.rubytuesday.com.
Ruby Tuesday, Inc. is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (Symbol: RT).
Tesla Motors' (NASDAQ: TSLA) goal is to accelerate the world's
transition to sustainable energy with a full range of increasingly
affordable electric cars. California-based Tesla designs and
manufactures electric vehicles, as well as renewable energy storage.
Tesla has delivered nearly 120,000 electric vehicles to customers
For a current map of Tesla Superchargers, visit:
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Source: Ruby Tuesday, Inc.
Elyse Goldman, ICR