Foodservice

Sheetz Brings the Boba

Retailer adds mango popping bubbles as an option for lemonades and Refresherz
Sheetz boba popping bubbles Refresherz
Image courtesy of Sheetz

Sheetz is pumping up its dispensed-beverage offer with the addition of mango boba bubbles as a new add-on option for all of Sheetz’s lemonades and Refresherz, including the Red Bull refresher.

Boba bubbles are spheres made from tapioca or cassava starch, typically filled with a sweetened syrup for flavor.

The popping bubbles are available now in all of Sheetz's more than 675 convenience stores for an upcharge of $1.79.

  • Sheetz is No. 12 on CSP’s 2023 Top 40 update to its 2022 Top 202 ranking of the largest U.S. convenience-store chains by company-owned store count. Watch for the full 2023 Top 202 in June.

Sheetz lemonades are available in multiple flavors, including passionfruit, black raspberry and create-your-own. Its Refresherz line of iced drinks are available in strawberry, dragonfruit, mango peach and other flavors.

Established in 1952 in Altoona, Pennsylvania, Sheetz Inc. operates more than 670 store locations in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Ohio and North Carolina.

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