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The Hess Truck’s Back… But Won’t Be Around for Long…

You know the holiday season has arrived when you hear the commercials jingling “The Hess Truck’s back and it’s better than ever!” And this year is no different, with our first ever Dump Truck and Loader! A two-in-one construction duo, the toy is loaded with 350 parts, motorized movements and realistic sounds!  This year’s is a truly special toy that can be added to the collection of trucks delivered under millions of Christmas trees for over five decades. Don’t miss out on the tradition. Make sure to order yours fast because they’re sure to be sold out soon!

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Happy Holidays – From Hess

It’s the time of year we’ve been waiting for – getting to see your reactions to this year’s 2016 Hess Toy Truck and Dragster!

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A Look Under the Hood

All year round, we at Hess hear a similar refrain:

“Can’t wait to see what this year’s truck will look like!” – Laura Tilley Mauricio

“Can’t wait to see what it is!” – Sheila Mann Bryant

“Can’t wait! Come on, can we have hint?” – Jim Broglin

“I wanna see!” – Thomas Grobe

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Fall is in the Air

Kids are back in school, nights are brisk, leaves are changing colors and Halloween costume shopping is well under way. That means the holidays are just around the corner! Although Hess Trucks are loved all year round, we look forward to every holiday season in order to share the new yet familiar joy with our fans again. And of course before that, we’ll be sure to share some cool news about the 2016 Hess Toy Truck!

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Hess Holiday Cheer

We want to start by wishing all of our fans a very Happy 2016! As we turn the page on a new year, every January we reflect on the most recent holiday season, which, of course,  is our favorite time of year because…well,  we get to spend it with YOU! All year long, we work towards creating a unique toy truck that both our long time dedicated fans and the newest tikes joining our fandom can enjoy during the holiday season.

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The tradition keeps on (fire) truckin’…

Today we’re excited to announce that we have officially sold out of the 2015 Hess Fire Truck and Ladder Rescue! We’re thrilled that you love the Hess Fire Truck and Ladder Rescue as much as we do.

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Kiosk Adventures!

After 20 years of buying Hess Toy Trucks at gas stations for their kids, Richard and Mary Simon weren’t about to end their tradition just because the Hess gas station near their East Brunswick, NJ, home closed recently. So when their daughter told them about a new way to shop in-person for their beloved toy, by going to one of 10 kiosks at malls in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, they knew they’d found an easy way to keep up their decades-long tradition. The Simons went to the kiosk at Woodbridge Center mall on Friday where they bought two trucks, one for their 40-year-old daughter and one for their 38-year-old son, which they will give to them on Thanksgiving as they have done for the past couple of decades.

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You Love the 2015 Hess Fire Truck and Ladder Rescue!

Earlier this week, we revealed the new 2015 Hess Fire Truck and Ladder Rescue as well as this blog called “Hesstory,” where we’ll share new and interesting stories about our history and our fans. In our first blog post, we asked you to share your stories of the Hess Toy Truck and your thoughts on the reveal. And share, did you ever! Below are just a few of our favorite comments on social media about this week’s reveal. Continue reading