Wawa Announces Next Step in Its Florida Rollout

C-store retailer eyeing locations in Palm Beach & Treasure Coast communities

Wawa convenience store

WAWA, Pa. -- Wawa will enter yet another new community in Florida in 2016, promising to break ground on its “first stores in Palm Beach County in 2016,” according to a report in the Palm Beach Post.

Wawa, a family-owned chain of convenience stores known for its hot coffee and tasty sandwiches, has not said where the stores will be located. The company plans to release more details about its expansion into Palm Beach County at an event on Wednesday, Jan. 21.

Wawa has more than 675 stores in six states. The company has opened 50 new c-stores in the Orlando and Tampa areas over the last two years.

The company has also announced plans to open on the Treasure Coast. It announced plans in October to build in Volusia County, Fla.

Part of CSP's 2014 Convenience Top 101 retailers