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  1. Wawa, Pope Embrace Leadership Model Taught at St. Joe'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 25 | NBC Philadelphia

    A Philadelphia university is teaching a leadership philosophy embraced by Pope Francis not only to students but to businesses including Philly-favorite Wawa. We can see servant leadership being part of what (Pope Francis" does every day," said Saint Joseph's University associate professor of management Dr. Ronald Dufresne.


  2. 6 Foodservice LessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 23 | CSP

    ... and market to them? In his September column on moving a menu item from ideation to rollout, Ed Burcher quoted former Wawa CEO Dick Wood, who once said, "We are long on planning and short on execution." Or in Burcher's own words, "Having a great idea ...


  3. Wawa convenience stores upgrades its entire store baseRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 10 | CSP

    In a retail landscape where sleeker designs and fresh prototypes are unfurled nearly every week, proclaiming a makeover would hardly be news. But when a historic company such as Wawa Inc.-widely considered to have some of the best-looking locations in the convenience industry-announces its first major remodel program in its 50-year history, committing to upgrading about 40 legacy and older fuel stores in 2015 alone, "news" seems something of an understatement.


  4. Rice farming in Ontario lake sparks fight over treaty and property rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    ... says the school helps to rebuild the connection between culture and identity and helps students to heal. Brody's mother Wawa Keno, grandmother Adelaide and father Fraser Meekis, holding Makenna, were told to treat the sick boy with Advil and ...


  5. Twin Peaks, Wawa opening soon in Seminole CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... in West Palm Beach and Fort Myers. Meanwhile, further west on S.R. 436, popular gas-and-convenience retailer Wawa will debut a new location at 919 W. S.R. 436. The store is currently under construction and set to open fall 2015. Pennsylvania-based ...


  6. Hot leads: Startups, expansions, moves and new products and servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | Business Journal

    For more: www.wawa.com . a Lykes Insurance named a Trilogy Agency by Westfield Insurance: Lykes Insurance, a commercial insurance firm with offices in Tampa, Fort Myers, Miami, Sarasota and Winter Park, has been named a Trilogy Agency by Westfield Insurance, a regional insurance carrier represented by approximately 1,000 independent agencies.


  7. Wawa convenience storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | CSP

    1969: Wawa experiments with foodservice, even selling fish and chips, meatloaf and fried chicken. It markets itself to "people on the go."


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

    Jul 23, 2015 | 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.


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

    Jul 6, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Jul 3, 2015 | 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.


  11. 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.


  12. 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.


  13. 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.


  14. 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.


  15. 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 ...


  16. 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 ...


  17. 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 ...


  18. 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.


  19. 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.


  20. 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.