STEPPING INTO THE PAST Listed on the National Register of Historic Places Quaker Squares convenience story at University of Akron capitalizes on an unique historic look and feel
STEPPING INTO THE PAST: Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Quaker Square's convenience story at University of Akron capitalizes on an unique historic look and feel.

The Hybrid C-Store Award: Zee's Quaker

University of Akron
Opened:
August 2009
Gross Sales/Day: $1,500

The University of Akron's purchase in 2007 of the historic Quaker Square Building just off its main campus offered a unique convenience retailing opportunity that its dining department was able to capitalize on two years ago.

The building, listed on the National Register of Historic Places and originally built as a Quaker Oats factory in 1932, wa

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