CLEARWATER – Wawa Inc. celebrated the grand opening of its first Clearwater store July 31 at 15701 U.S. 19 N.
The grand opening of the Clearwater store marks the 13th Wawa store to open in 2014.
Throughout the year, Wawa plans to open 45 new stores across its service area with the latest store design prototype to bring the Wawa experience to more people than ever before.
“2014 is a big year for Wawa, as we celebrate a number of huge milestones, including our 50th anniversary, the launch of our community foundation, and the fast approaching 50th store opening in Florida – scheduled for this fall,” said Chris Gheysens, Wawa’s president and CEO. “Opening this first store in Clearwater is just another tangible example of our mission to bring the Wawa experience to more customers than ever before. We are excited to serve the Clearwater community and help change our newest customer’s lives in more meaningful ways than they could have ever imagined.”
Ironshield Security launches
CLEARWATER – Ironshield Security is the newest provider in home and business security in Clearwater. Ironshield Security is a locally owned provider of security services. Using the latest state-of-the-art technology to keep clients protected and connected, the company offers business and residential security, home automation, CCTV, energy management and video monitoring. According to a press release, the business is a member of local chambers of commerce. Visit www.ironshield-security.com.