Convenience stores

Is Drive the future of convenience stores?

Wawa Inc. is no stranger to testing new store concepts. Its most recent effort: drive-thru-only locations. In December 2020, the convenience store operator open his first drive-thru in New Jersey and, in January 2021, he famous the opening of its first autonomous drive-thru location in Pennsylvania. These locations operate much like other drive-throughs, where shoppers […]

Convenience stores

The why of convenience stores

Search “what is a convenience store” and Google will return about 453,000,000 results in half a second. The main definition – “a store with extended opening hours and in a convenient location, stocking a limited range of household goods and groceries” – explains what is on store shelves. It’s basic, but also correct. On August […]