5 Things You Didn't Know About Wawa
- The vast majority of Wawa convenience store locations that have fuel pumps available also include free air pumps for your vehicle's tires.
- Wawa's website includes a very convenient nutrition center section that allows you to compare the nutritional values of their many food offerings.
- You are going to absolutely love this next fact: the ATMs found at all Wawa convenience store locations are free of any surcharges.
- Wawa has a fuel quality guarantee policy and will pay for any vehicle repair expenses that you may incur if Wawa's fuel is to blame.
- You can earn a Wawa rewards coupon by registering for Wawa rewards online with a Wawa gift card and after spending $50 on eligible purchases.
How to Redeem a Coupon Code at Wawa
Redeeming a discount code at Wawa's online site could not be any easier. First, click on the 'Shop Online' link located in the top navigation bar of the Wawa homepage. This will bring you to the online Wawa store.
Once at Wawa's online storefront, find which item or items you would like to purchase. There's a lot of neat products available to buy at their online store. These include famous Wawa-branded coffee, apparel, and novelty items, as well as being able to purchase Wawa gift cards. Select the quantity total of each item you wish to purchase and simply select 'Add to Cart,' to place your intended purchase into your online Wawa shopping cart.
From here, you will be brought to a webpage detailing the item or items inside your shopping cart. You may choose to update the quantity of any items in your cart or select 'Checkout' to proceed to place an order to finalize your purchase.
On the right-hand side of the checkout page you are brought to, underneath the item or items you are purchasing, you will notice an area to enter your discount code. Go ahead and do so, and select 'Apply.' That's it, now your discount code will be applied to your order total.
Just like 7-11 and Sheetz, Wawa is a convenience store that offers hot and cold food and beverage items for people on the go who do not wish to wait in long lines or walk through a giant parking lot and store to gather these items. In addition, like 7-11 and Sheetz, Wawa offers fuel pumps at many of their locations. Many of these same locations also offer diesel fuel and are open 24 hours.
Founded in 1803, Wawa Inc. began as an iron foundry in the state of New Jersey. It was toward the end of that same century that owner George Wood began becoming interested in dairy farming and in 1902, the family decided to open a small processing plant in none other than, Wawa, Pennsylvania. Home delivery of milk took a sharp decline in the early 1960s and in 1964, George's grandson Grahame Wood opened the first Wawa food market selling dairy products.
The Wawa convenience-store chain has become a huge success. There are presently 645 Wawa convenience stores in existence, with 365 of these stores offering gasoline. You can presently find a Wawa convenience store in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and in central Florida. Do note for all interested in owning a Wawa convenience store location that it is simply not possible. Sorry, but Wawa does not franchise their stores.
Today, every Wawa convenience store in existence offers a wide assortment of food and beverage items. Whether you're in the mood for glorious Wawa-branded iced tea or coffee or another famous brand's tea or coffee, Wawa has you covered in the beverage department. In fact, Wawa is currently the number 8 ranked seller of coffee in the whole United States and it's not hard to find someone to swear by the tastiness of Wawa brand iced tea.
Of course, being a convenience store it is also easy and fast to grab your favorite fountain drink whether it be in a cup with ice at the fountain machine area or whether it be bottled or canned in the refrigerated section of their stores.
As well as any other convenience store would, Wawa's stores offer plenty of options in the food and snacks', department. Unlike a lot of other convenience stores, however, Wawa also offers many food items that you simply cannot find at these other stores. These include many ready-to-go items like fresh fruits, wraps, and salads, or other items like stuffed pretzels and delectable breakfast and lunch sandwich offerings.
If you desire, you can also enjoy a built-to-order menu item by using one of their in-store kiosks. These electronic touchscreen devices allow you to mix and match your choice of many different fresh food ingredients that will, in turn, be quickly made by one of their wonderful customer service associates. Check out just how easy it is to order one of their savory built-to-order menu items by watching this video:
There is also a Wawa app. available for both Apple iPhone and Google Android smartphones. It's a highly recommended download for anyone who visits Wawa convenience stores. The app. allows you to quickly find nearby Wawa locations, discover fuel prices, pay in store, redeem rewards, look up nutritional information, and more, all conveniently right from your smartphone!
Wawa also happens to be an excellent company to work for. One of their primary mottos is that they desire their associates to be both happy and healthy. They offer quite an array of benefits for eligible Wawa associates, and these benefits also pertain to their spouse and a dependent. Benefits like a vision and dental plan, medical and prescription coverage, both short and long-term disability coverage, basic and supplemental life insurance, flexible spending accounts, wellness reimbursement for utilizing a fitness center or weight management program, health coaching, education and employee assistance, paid time off, a Wawa 401(k) plan, and access to an employee credit union.
Finally, the only way to earn Wawa stock is by becoming a Wawa associate. Once eligibility requirements are met, an associate may become a member of Wawa's employee stock ownership program. Presently, over 10,000 associates are a part of this program and own 41% of the Wawa company.
Do remember that when you're on the go and in a hurry, you simply cannot beat the convenience that a local Wawa store offers!
Wawa Social Media Links
Wawa's YouTube presence is quite extensive and includes information about their stores, app., the Wawa foundation, and more!
Check out Wawa's Facebook page to stay abreast of the latest news in everything related to the world of Wawa.
The Instagram portal for Wawa includes a large array of photographs taken for the many famous brands Wawa has available for purchase.
Wawa's Tumblr presence is the online spot to check out when wishing to view cool photos and videos shared by Wawa fans! For a chance to have your own content featured on Wawa's Tumblr page simply add the #Wawa tag to it.