Sheetz and Wawa, its equally popular rival, are favored for their cheap gas and made-to-order hoagies. Both are also testing the waters with stores that leave out the gas station component.
Wawa opened its first urban format store near Dupont Circle in December, with another one coming to Georgetown.
Sheetz has several fuel-free Sheetz Cafe locations on college campuses including the University of Virginia, West Virginia University, Penn State University and Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
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