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  1. 9 Products That Made Wawa What It Is TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | CSP

    Wawa Inc. honored its 52nd anniversary in retail, on the week of its founding in 1964, by holding "Wawa Day" on April 14. The convenience-store chain celebrated the occasion by offering customers free coffee of any size all day and chainwide. Convenience Store Products celebrated the iconic c-store chain's birthday with a look at the products that helped make it famous.

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  2. Wood pellet heating: Theory and practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... position with strategic pellet production locations to service the domestic market. Wood pellet manufacturing mills in Wawa, Atikokan, Thunder Bay, New Liskeard, Hearst, St. Mary's, and Wellesley would be able to meet future demand but bulk wood ...

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  3. Hillwood recruiting prospect for CecilRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | Financial News & Daily Record

    ... Tour Superstore, Hobby Lobby, ABC Fine Wine & Spirits, PDQ, Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen and Firebirds Wood Fired Grill. Wawa hasn't confirmed that specific location, but said it would open five gas station-convenience stores in the area by the end of ...

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  4. New stores coming to townRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Financial News & Daily Record

    The Strand at Town Center and The Crossing at Town Center appear to be bringing several more retail newcomers to Jacksonville. PGA Tour Superstore, 2nd & Charles, Chuy's restaurant and Goo-Goo 3 Minute Express Wash join previously reported Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen, Firebirds Wood Fired Grill and Wawa as newcomers to town, according to a site plan.

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  5. C-Store Foodservice SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2012 | CSP

    How did Wawa get to where it is today with foodservice? A new study shows consistency in the offer has gone a long way to getting the convenience-store chain up to snuff. "Had you done this study five, 10 years ago, you probably would have seen very different scores," said Mike Sherlock, director of foodservice for Wawa Inc., Wawa, Pa.

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  6. Wawa's Billion-Transaction ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | CSP

    Wawa Inc. said that its ATM transactions are on pace this month to surpass the one-billionth transaction milestone using Wawa's surcharge-free PNC Bank ATMs. Through the years, Wawa and PNC customers have saved more than $1.3 billion in potential ATM surcharge fees.To celebrate, Wawa is hosting with PNC a Billion Dollar Savings Parade today, April 14, in Philadelphia led by Wawa president and CEO Howard Stoeckel and PNC regional president Bill Mills that will conclude with a ceremonial one-billionth surcharge-free transaction made by historic Philadelphian [image-nocss] Ben Franklin at the 17th and Arch Wawa store.

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  7. 12 Things You Should Know About WawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Metro Jacksonville

    Pennsylvania-based Wawa, Inc., a gas station chain with a cult-like following, is aggressively expanding throughout Jacksonville. Today, Ennis Davis, AICP of ModernCities.com, shares 12 interesting facts you should know about Wawa.

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  8. Beloved convenience store chain Wawa closes 1st storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... 1964. The company now has more than 645 stores in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and Florida. Wawa is beloved by many in the mid-Atlantic. A couple once got married in one, and actress Ellie Kemper has called it one of her ...

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  9. The first Wawa store. | AP photo courtesy of Wawa Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Phillymag.com

    ... Ridley Township on MacDade Boulevard, opened on April 16th, 1964. Its closing was announced in 2014 . The town won't be Wawa-less, though. A new "super" Wawa is opening a few minutes away from the old store this morning. "Throughout history, times ...

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  10. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | MyFoxPhilly

    Wawa is shuttering the very first convenience store that the chain in suburban Philadelphia opened more than a half-century ago. The long-planned closing, announced in 2014, was made official Friday, when Store No.

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  11. First Wawa store closes down after 50 years in businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | NJ.com

    ... move had been in the works for nearly two years . The company's history in the region dates back more than 200 years. Wawa started as an iron foundry in New Jersey in the early 1800s. Owner George Wood took an interest in dairy farming in the late ...

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  12. Wawa Celebrates 20th ESOP AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2012 | CSP

    Wawa Inc. has announced it will celebrate its commitment to employee ownership through a variety of activities during October's National Employee Ownership Month; 2012 is a milestone year for Wawa, marking 35 years since it began sharing ownership with its associates and 20 years since it formed its Employee Stock Ownership Plan . Wawa has been sharing ownership with associates since 1977 through profit sharing; and since 1992 through the formation of an ESOP.

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

    Jun 13, 2016 | 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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  14. Wawa Makes Splash in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2012 | CSP

    It was nearly 10 years in the making, but Wawa Inc.'s first site in Florida is finally ready for its closeup. Today, Wawa is holding the grand opening of its first Florida convenience store, located at Central Florida Parkway and International Drive in Orange County, Fla., across from SeaWorld Orlando.

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  15. Wawa's Northeast Florida investment could be $150M and 1,200 jobsRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | Financial News & Daily Record

    Wawa Inc. intends to roll into North Florida in a big way, starting with up to five gas station-convenience stores by the end of 2017 and at least 30 locations eventually. At a cost of at least $5 million in each location and 40 jobs per store, the Pennsylvania-based company is looking at an investment of $150 million and a job base of 1,200 in Northeast Florida with those first 30. 'It's different things to different people,' said Wawa President and CEO Chris Gheysens to a group at the Thrasher-Horne Conference Center in Orange Park.

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  16. Wawa Hits the Big 5-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2014 | CSP

    Fifty years ago, Wawa Inc. opened its very first store at 1212 MacDade Blvd. in Folsom, Pa. In honor of this tremendous milestone, Wawa is kicking off its 50th anniversary in retail with two in-store celebrations.

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  17. Wawa Debuts Single-Serve Coffee PackagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2012 | CSP

    Wawa Inc. has announced that the company has launched Wawa Original Blend and 100% Colombian in a single-serve container compatible with the popular Keurig brewing system. These coffee products are now available in all of Wawa's 604 stores in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and Florida.

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  18. Wawa Execs Show Support for JOBS ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2012 | CSP

    Wawa Inc.'s president and CEO-elect Christopher T. Gheysens joined U.S. Senator Tom Carper at a Wawa convenience store in Delaware on Tuesday to mark President Obama's expected signing of a law sent to his desk that makes it easier for private firms like Wawa to stay exempt from government financial rules that apply to public companies, reported Philly.com. The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act Act is a package of bills cutting what sponsors call onerous business regulations, some of which were designed to protect investors following the Enron scandal of the early 2000s.

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  19. Week of Wawa Exclusive: 8 Highlights From 'The Wawa Way'Read the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | CSP

    The top-line takeaway from this celebratory book by former Wawa Inc. president and CEO Howard Stoeckel is that this company was bound to succeed. Fully titled "The Wawa Way: How a Funny Name & 6 Core Values Revolutionized the Convenience Business," the first-person book was published to coincide with the privately owned convenience store chain's 50th anniversary in retail.

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  20. Wawa Cheers on Philly Race for Cure ParticipantsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | CSP

    Wawa Inc. said that, for the 19th straight year, the company is sponsoring and cheering on the Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure, a fundraising event held annually on Mother's Day that is dedicated to fulfilling the promise to save lives and end breast cancer. Wawa not only served as the race's primary local food sponsor for the 18th year in row, but also hundreds of Wawa volunteers stood by to boost up race participants and their supporters with Wawa food and beverages at the company's food tent.

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