Sweet Suite 2016

Hess Toy Truck Available in Select Shopping Malls for First Time

For the first time, customers can purchase the 2015 Hess Toy Truck at 10 select shopping malls throughout New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. The new truck will be revealed in late October, and will be available online on November 1 at www.hesstoytruck.com. Customers can begin purchasing the toy at Queens Center, Kings Plaza, Green Acres, and Broadway in New York; Paramus Park, Woodbridge Center, Willowbrook, and Cherry Hill in New Jersey; and Willow Grove Park and Capital City in Pennsylvania beginning November 12.

In another first, 100 fans will unwrap a Silver Edition 2015 Hess Toy Truck, which will be randomly awarded in place of the 2015 Hess Toy Truck.

The Hess Toy Truck Still Cruising at Age 50

HessToyTruckThis Friday, the newest addition to Hess’ line of toy trucks, the 2014 Hess Toy Truck and Space Cruiser with Scout, goes on sale at participating Hess, Hess Express, and WilcoHess retail stores. The three-in-one toy vehicle, which is also the 50th anniversary Hess truck, can be pre-ordered now at the official Hess Toy Truck site.

The 2014 Hess Toy Truck is a space cruiser with retractable landing gear, flashing lights, and button-activated and motion-activated special effects, riding on top of a flatbed truck. A cargo door on the space trucker opens to reveal the scout, which features folding wings and working lights. The flatbed truck doubles as a launch pad that includes button-activated launch ramp, hydraulic lift, and sound effects and lights. In addition, the chrome detailing on the cab includes an embossed 50 to mark the Hess Toy Truck’s 50th anniversary.

The 2014 Hess Toy Truck and Space Cruiser with Scout is on display as part of the Hess Toy Truck Mobile Museum, which is currently touring the east coast.

Hess to Premiere First Toy Car Since 1993

Hess frontal view

In honor of its 45th anniversary, the Hess Corporation will premiere a new addition to its collection of holiday toy trucks, the 2009 Hess Race Car and Racer. The upcoming release is the first Hess toy truck that is a car since the company’s 1993 Patrol Car, which became the fastest selling Hess toy truck in its history. It is also the company’s first race car that is featured as the main vehicle.

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