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04/16/2021

Sheetz expands in Central Ohio with big plans

Marianne Wilson
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Sheetz has opened its first store in the Columbus, Ohio, market with more to come.

The family-owned convenience store retailer opened its doors in the town of Delaware. Beginning in 2022, Sheetz plans to open approximately 50 stores in the Columbus area in the next five years. (Skilken Gold is the exclusive real estate developer for Sheetz in Central Ohio.)

The new location offers Sheetz' made-to-order menu where customers can order customized specialty drinks or food items around the clock.

“We are thrilled to officially open our doors to the city of Columbus,” said Travis Sheetz, president and COO of Sheetz. “Over the last several years, we have received an overwhelming amount of inquiries from Columbus residents who were passionate about our brand coming to Columbus.

Based in Altoona, Pennsylvania, Sheetz, operates 621 stores across Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Ohio and North Carolina.