|Headquarters:||La Plata, Md.|
|No. of Stores:||56|
|Rank Last Year:||126|
The Wills Group owns and operates the Dash In chain of convenience stores, a chain of regional c-stores across Maryland, Virginia and Delaware. The parent company also owns more than 200 dealer sites and distributes gasoline and home heating oil. The Wills Group is one of the largest privately owned Shell distributors in the United States and also offers its own private-branded fuel.
Dash In prides itself on being a hub for convenient living, offering fresh and prepared food, beverages and fuel for customers on the go. Its newer-format stores feature a neighborhood shopping experience with a warm color palette, ordering kiosks, digital menu boards, and a chef-driven menu of Craveable sandwiches. Dash In also offers premium coffee made with 100% Arabica beans, signature sliders, breakfast croissant sandwiches and wings.
In 2018, the Wills Group acquired the retail fuel and c-store business of Tevis Oil Inc.
Source: Convenience Digital Resource Library, Technomic. For benchmarking purposes, store counts are year-end 2018.