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  1. Wawa Honors Armed ForcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | CSP

    Wawa Inc. has opened a new store in Pottstown, Pa. To mark the opening of the new store, the retailer is hosting a military-inspired celebration complete with a military salute to the men and women of the U.S. armed forces and a check presentation for $500 to the U.S. Marine Corp Toys for Tots foundation; the donation will be made on behalf of the son of the General manager of the Pottstown store, who currently serves in the Marine Corps and was recently deployed to Operation Iraqi freedom.

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  2. Forbes America's Richest Families List: Sheetz Folks Richer Than Wawa ClanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | Phillymag.com

    ... McMansion-crazy Tolls, who didn't manage to increase their wealth of $1.3 billion since 2014; and the Wood family of Wawa and their $1.3 billion. The Woods are worth $100 million more than they were last year, which is approximately equal to 20 ...

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  3. The Return of HoagiefestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | CSP

    In response to the success of last year's campaign, Wawa is bringing its 1960s-inspired Hoagiefest out of its stores and direct to its customers at four Hoagiefest events hosted throughout the summer. These one-day festivals were created to pay tribute to the "almighty hoagie," bringing together hoagie fanatics from across the region to celebrate Wawa, a summer of peace, savings and Shortis.

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  4. Wawa opens first area store FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Wawa to open first area store Friday: Port Orange store to be chain's first of several planned in Volusia-Flagler area Employees at the Wawa store at 1031 Dunlawton Ave. in Port Orange prepare for a preview event on Thursday. The store - the chain's first in Volusia County - opens to the public at 8 a.m. on Friday.

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  5. Wawa to open first area store Friday: Port Orange store to be chain's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Volusia County's long wait to get its first Wawa store will finally end at 8 a.m. Friday when the upscale convenience store/gas station chain opens at 1031 Dunlawton Ave. The Pennsylvania-based Wawa chain began in 1964 when Grahame Wood opened a Wawa Food Market as a retail outlet for his family's dairy farm. Since then, Wawa Inc. has grown to nearly 700 stores in six states, mostly in the Mid-Atlantic region.

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  6. Photo credit: Lauren Siegert via Flickr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Phillymag.com

    It looks like everything is coming up Wawa at the moment. Not only did the quick-stop giant recently announce their plans for a flagship at Broad and Walnut , the Chester Heights Borough Council recently approved an expansion plan at Wawa's Red Roof corporate headquarters at 260 West Baltimore Pike.

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  7. The Roots, Miguel, and Jennifer Nettles playing in Philly July 4Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Philly.com

    Until now, singer-songwriter Miguel may have been best known for his failed leap across the stage at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards - crashing into a fan, who recently sued to help cover her medical bills. On Tuesday, Miguel was announced as one of the three headliners for the Wawa Welcome America! celebration, a week of independence-fueled events that culminate in the big concert on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

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  8. 2015 National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show and ...Read the original story

    May 21, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... US Foods, TriMark, Wasserstrom and Edward Don; and retail representation from Publix, Kroger, Mariano's, Whole Foods, Wawa and Sheetz. "The energy of the show this year was great - everyone I talked to was just thrilled," said Gary Zickel, director ...

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  9. Red Bank: Phoenix Launches New HQRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Red Bank Green

    ... represents a quantum step up from the Phoenix company's previous home, a conveniently located but cramped former WaWa store at 111 Monmouth Street. The purchase of the outgrown Phoenix space by its next door neighbor the Count Basie Theatre - the ...

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  10. For seminarians, some Wawa-inspired management trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... Leadership Program for seminarians after a breakfast meeting that fall with Howard Stoeckel, who retired that year as Wawa's chief executive. He and Stoeckel were discussing their leadership visions when Stoeckel mentioned the training that Wawa ...

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  11. Free coffee Thursday at WawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The News Journal

    Caffeine alert! Thursday is Wawa Day. And that means free coffee. During Wawa Day, Wawa will give away more than 1.5 million free cups of any size Free coffee Thursday at Wawa Caffeine alert! Thursday is Wawa Day.

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  12. Idled mills get boost to convert into pellet plantsRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Chronicle-Journal

    Wood pellet manufacturing in Northwestern Ontario got a welcome financial shot in the arm on Friday. It was announced that Ontario will provide Rentech Inc. with $4 million in Northern Ontario Heritage funding to help it convert two idled wood product mills in Atikokan and Wawa into wood pellet plants.

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  13. Rentech converts pellets into provincial cashRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Northern Ontario Business

    Wood pellet manufacturer Rentech received $4 million from the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund to help finish plant rebuilds in Wawa and Atikokan. Rentech's plants use Crown fibre to feed the province's Atikokan Generating Station with other plans to export product to Europe.

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  14. Wawa to modernize older stores with remodel programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Professional Carwashing/Detail

    Wawa Inc. has launched its Wawa Remodel Program to modernize older stores to reflect the company's new design and food service offering, according to the press release. The effort will involve a remodel of 40 existing stores in one year, the most remodels Wawa has ever done in that time period, noted the release.

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  15. Wawa to present 10th Annual Environmental Community Service AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Professional Carwashing/Detail

    Nominations for Wawa's Environmental Community Service Award are being accepted, according to a press release. Wawa, 6ABC and environmental law firm Manko, Gold, Katcher & Fox LLP will present the award, which recognizes region-wide schools for programs that enhance and improve quality of life in their communities through environmental programs.

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  16. Wawa Launches New Mobile App and Wawa Rewards Program, Offering Customers a Whole New Way to ConnectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Market Wire

    Connecting to Wawa your way just got a whole lot easier and more rewarding! Wawa Inc. today announced the launch of two exciting new initiatives -- the Wawa Mobile App and Wawa Rewards program. The Wawa mobile app which features the Wawa Rewards program on its platform, is now available for free through the App Store for Apple devices and through Google Play for Android devices.

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  17. January Riverview/Apollo Beach Business Column 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Osprey Observer

    ... is located at 6150 North U.S. Hwy. 41 in Apollo Beach. Call 641-0007 or visit www.apollobeachfamilymed.com. The newest Wawa location opens its doors on Thursday, January 15 at 8 a.m., followed with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. It is located ...

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  18. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful WawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | CSP

    Wawa Inc. is the newest sponsor of the 2015 Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania, the annual signature event of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful. The 2015 Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania runs from March 1 to May 31. During this period, registered events can get trash bags, gloves and safety vests from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation district offices.

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  19. Wawa Extends Commitment to Fulfilling Lives Every Day, Through Grand ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    Wawa, Inc., today announced the grand opening of its brand new Bradenton store, located at 701 1st Street E . The celebration will include fanfare, a charitable hoagie building competition between members of the Bradenton Police Department and the Bradenton Fire Department, and free coffee for the first 10 days the store is open! The Grand Opening of this Bradenton store marks the 59th Wawa store to open in Florida.

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  20. Wawa's 'Pipeline' of New StoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | CSP

    Even as it prepares to enter the state of Florida, Wawa Inc. will see "exciting developments" in its core markets, CEO Howard Stoeckel said in his latest "Bird's Eye View" blog. The retailer is making "a commitment to reinvest in [its] almost 600 Mid-Atlantic stores, and through the creation of a 'pipeline' of new stores," he said.

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