Hess Toy Trucks are available for purchase online for the first time by Hess Corp
2012. Preordering your truck online is easy beginning November 1 and November 9th at participating Hess and Hess Express retail stores. Visit hesstoytruck.com
to pre-order your Hess Toy Truck online, a Hess tradition since 1964 and an important part of American culture and Gas Station Collectibles.
Of all the Petroliana or Gas Station Collectible toy trucks
, Hess Toy Trucks are by far the most popular and the standard collectable for nearly a 50 year holiday tradition. Rick Lawlor, vice president retail marketing at Hess illustrates how important these toys are to celebrating the holidays for generations of families and why offering them online now makes sense “We believe the time is right to introduce this tradition to families across the country, as the demand for and legacy of the Hess Toy Truck has grown well beyond our retail market of 16 East Coast states."
Prior to 2012 if you wanted to purchase a Hess toy trucks you would have to visit your participating local gas station in November to purchase one. And it was very common for people to purchase two trucks. These toys are famous for their exacting standards and scale not to mention awesome colors and attention to detail. It all began with the 1964 18 wheeler fuel oil tanker
painted in that famous winter green color with contrasting white and yellow accents. There is no doubt that child today and the children of yesteryear with cherish these toy trucks not to mention adults who fancy collecting them as well. A timeless American hobby and pass time filled with great memories.