Several new businesses have opened in July, 2023 in Rooks County.
Plainville Easy Ice is a new ice and water vending business located at the corner of U.S. 183 Highway and Kansas Highway 18 (in the Papa’s Corner parking lot). The Everest VX 3 Ice/Water vending machine is able to vend ice and purified water 24/7 with the option to bag your ice or vend straight into your cooler. The new business is owned by JMC Enterprises, LLC (Justin & Megan Casey of Plainville).
A new business transitioning in July, 2023 in Plainville is Trans Pacific Oil, located at 904 W. Mill St. The new business is in the former location of James P Williams Enterprises. Trans Pacific has been a part of the oil industry since 1980. As a privately owned independent company, Trans Pacific has the platform, the history and the flexibility to take advantage of the opportunities that make the Mid-Continent attractive for investment and growth.