WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -- ENroute Market, a new retailer that opened its first location in Walnut Creek, Calif., in early February, bills itself as “a gourmet convenience store for the health conscious” and “for those looking to eat healthier on the way.”
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Owner Heather McNeil realized the need for the concept while at a baseball tournament with her two sons. With only 15 minutes to get something to eat, she found herself in a traditional c-store and wondered where she could find a store that offered healthier food.
That evening, she began researching the c-store segment. The single mother wrote a business plan and raised the funds to open ENroute Market.