7-Eleven

7-Eleven, Inc. is an international chain of convenience stores, headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The chain was founded in 1927 as an ice house storefront in Dallas. It was named Tote'm Stores between 1928 and 1946.

(source: 7-eleven.com)

Convenience Stores Use Subscriptions to Keep Cash-Strapped Consumers Coming Back
Convenience Stores Use Subscriptions to Keep Cash-Strapped Consumers Coming Back
March 06, 2023  |  Subscriptions

As consumers cut spending, convenience retailers are leveraging subscriptions to keep them coming back. Most recently, mid-size convenience store chain Parker’s, which has more than...

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Western Union and 7-Eleven Form Mexican Remittance Alliance
Western Union and 7-Eleven Form Mexican Remittance Alliance
March 01, 2023  |  Payment Methods

Western Union has teamed with 7-Eleven to tap into Mexico’s $53 billion remittance market. The money transfer service announced its partnership with 7-Eleven Mexico Wednesday...

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Super Bowl Offers Grocers and Restaurants a Much Needed Buying Boost
Super Bowl Offers Grocers and Restaurants a Much Needed Buying Boost
February 11, 2023  |  Retail

This year, the Super Bowl will bring a surge of food spending despite overall belt-tightening. The event is a major occasion for food sales —...

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Convenience Stores Prioritize Scan and Pay as Other Retailers Hold Off
Convenience Stores Prioritize Scan and Pay as Other Retailers Hold Off
January 25, 2023  |  Payment Methods

As retailers weigh the pros and cons of scan-and-pay, PYMNTS data shows convenience stores are amenable. The Context Self-checkout technologies can be a mixed bag...

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Getty Realty Bets on C-Stores Amid Industry-Wide Evolution
Getty Realty Bets on C-Stores Amid Industry-Wide Evolution
January 13, 2023  |  Retail

Getty Realty committed $100 million in convenience stores and carwash properties throughout 2022. The real estate company shared this figure Tuesday (Jan. 10) in reporting...

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Convenience Stores Lose Their Way With Forays Into Metaverse
Convenience Stores Lose Their Way With Forays Into Metaverse
January 03, 2023  |  Metaverse

Convenience stores’ recent moves into the metaverse bely industry-wide confusion about their value proposition. Take, for instance, 7-Eleven. Korea Seven, a franchisee of the convenience...

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C-Stores Race to Meet Instant Needs With On-Demand Delivery
C-Stores Race to Meet Instant Needs With On-Demand Delivery
November 30, 2022  |  Retail

For today’s consumer, convenience is often not about geographic proximity but about digital accessibility. As such, leading convenience retailers are in competition not only to...

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C-Stores Step Up Food Efforts to Take Share from QSRs
C-Stores Step Up Food Efforts to Take Share from QSRs
November 29, 2022  |  Retail

Major convenience stores are expanding their hot food selection to divert sales from restaurants. Most recently, major multinational convenience retailer EG Group has been adding in-store branded...

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Convenience Stores Boost Prepared Food Offerings to Gain Share from Restaurants
Convenience Stores Boost Prepared Food Offerings to Gain Share from Restaurants
September 06, 2022  |  Retail

As food prices continue to rise, and consumers continue to seek out cost-effective meal solutions that do not require the time it takes to cook...

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