News Releases

7-Eleven and Tapingo Announce Partnership to Bring On-Demand Delivery to the College Market - Tuesday, December 01, 2015

7‑Eleven, Inc. launches partnership with Tapingo to provide on-demand delivery of its products to the college market. With a few taps on the Tapingo app, students can now order delivery of 7‑Eleven foods, beverages and other merchandise.

College students serve as Tapingo Couriers to deliver Slurpee drinks, fresh foods and other 7‑Eleven proprietary and other popular products to select campuses and nearby neighborhoods.

7-Eleven® Aims for 100 Vets, $2 Million in Discounts for Military Vet Franchise Program - Tuesday, November 10, 2015

7‑Eleven, Inc., ranked among top military and veteran-friendly companies, wants to provide more franchise opportunities to qualified men and women who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces The retailer has set a goal of recruiting 100 veterans and providing $2 million in discounts by the end of 2016.

7-Eleven Car Wash Locations Offer Free Cleaning for Military on Veterans Day - Monday, November 09, 2015

Come rain or shine, U.S. military personnel and veterans can spiff up their vehicles with a free scrub on Nov. 11 at participating 7‑Eleven car-wash locations stores. The freebie is available from 12:01 a.m. until 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 11, when the country observes Veterans Day. Current and former military personnel will be treated to the company’s top-of-the-line “The Works” services that include undercarriage blast, pre-soak, wheel wash, foam conditioner, Rain-X surface protectant, rinse and power dry.

7-Eleven, Inc. and SEI Fuel Services, Inc. Acquire 101 Gasoline Supply Locations in Florida - Monday, November 09, 2015

7‑Eleven, Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiary, SEI Fuel Services, Inc. (SEI Fuels), announced today it has added 101 gasoline locations in Florida from Biscayne Petroleum, LLC and Everglades Petroleum, LLC. The acquisition consists of 94 controlled real estate locations, seven fuel-supply-only contracts and some related assets.

7-Eleven Opens its First Post-Security Airport Store in US - Thursday, October 29, 2015

The first 7‑Eleven® store located behind security inside a U.S. airport terminal has taken off at the Dallas-Fort Worth Airport (DFW) with a first-class selection of products and services tailored to travelers and airport employees.  The store is open from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. to best serve travelers.

First 7-Eleven Store Opens in Middle East - Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Residents, workers and visitors in Dubai can now enjoy convenience, 7‑Eleven style. Seven Emirates Investment LLC, a master franchisee of 7‑Eleven, Inc., this week celebrated the opening of its first 7‑Eleven store in the United Arab Emirates.

Fresh-brewed and FREE - Monday, October 12, 2015

Seven days, seven free cups of coffee. 7‑Eleven, Inc. didn’t think one day was enough to thank their customers, so the convenience retailer is having a weeklong coffee party. 7Rewards™ Free Coffee Week runs from Monday, Oct. 12, through Sunday, Oct. 18, and includes a FREE any-size hot beverage every day through the 7‑Eleven app.

7-Eleven Refreshes Franchise Website to Reflect Ease of Application - Thursday, October 08, 2015

7‑Eleven has given its Franchise recruitment website a facelift to better reflect the ease of applying for one its store franchises.

In fact, the company branded its franchise process as “Franchisease” (http://franchise.7‑

Shopping with 7-Eleven Just Got a Lot More Convenient - Thursday, September 24, 2015

7‑Eleven now offers on-demand delivery in six more markets through Postmates, a San Francisco-based technology and logistics company that provides this service through a network of independent couriers.

7-Eleven and PayNearMe Introduce the First Mobile Bill Payment Center for Cash Users - Tuesday, September 22, 2015

PayNearMe, a financial services technology company, has partnered with 7‑Eleven, Inc. to introduce the PayNearMe Bill Pay app, enabling U.S. consumers to pay over 17,000 national and local billers with cash using a convenient barcode scan at participating 7‑Eleven stores. The domestic bill payment service is the first in a line of affordable financial services that the company plans to offer cash-preferring U.S. consumers and extends the reach of PayNearMe’s existing cash merchant processing offering for businesses.

7-Eleven Takes Coffee Home Again with New Single-Serve Brew Cups, Adds ‘Stay Hot’ Cups in Stores - Monday, September 21, 2015

Over fifty years after 7‑Eleven® pioneered the introduction of on-the-go-coffee in the U.S., the retailer is taking coffee home again with the launch of 7‑Eleven-branded coffee for single-serve brewing systems. With the new single-serve brew cups, coffee-lovers who want a fresh-brewed cup of 7‑Eleven coffee can get one whether they’re on the go or at home. For on-the-go customers who still grab their cups on the go, primarily while on their way to work, 7‑Eleven is introducing a new “Stay Hot” cup that keeps coffee hot longer. 

Share a Slurpee Drink this Week - Monday, September 14, 2015

7‑Eleven®’s “Hundred Days of Summer” may have officially ended Labor Day Weekend, but Slurpee® season lasts all year long. And the world’s largest convenience retailer is starting the fall season strong with a weeklong “Share a Slurpee” drink offer. The Buy One-Get One Free deal runs every day from Monday, Sept. 14, through Sunday, Sept. 20.

7-ELEVEN® and DoorDash Announce Partnership to Provide On-Demand Delivery in Five Markets Across the Country - Tuesday, September 01, 2015

7‑Eleven, Inc. and DoorDash today announced a partnership to provide on-demand delivery from participating 7‑Eleven stores in five major metropolitan markets across the US. Customers in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago can order products from their local 7‑Eleven stores starting today with delivery service following in Washington, D.C., and Boston in the coming months.

Winning Military Vet Takes Over Reins of Burleson 7-Eleven Store - Wednesday, August 26, 2015

With weeks of training on under his belt, a store brimming with merchandise and a heart ready to serve, U.S. Navy veteran Mark Anthony Page realizes his own American dream this week. Page becomes the business owner of a 7‑Eleven® franchised store in Burleson after winning the company’s Operation: Take Command campaign.

7-Eleven® Completes Acquisition of Approximately 180 Tedeschi Food Shops - Monday, August 24, 2015

7‑Eleven, Inc. today announced that it has closed on the acquisition of approximately 180 Tedeschi Food Shops (headquarters in Rockland, Mass.). This transaction adds to 7‑Eleven’s existing 150 7‑Eleven® stores in the greater Boston and southern New Hampshire area.

Zipcar D.C. Partners with 7-Eleven® to Place Vehicles at Select Area Stores - Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Zipcar, the world’s leading car sharing network, today announced a new agreement with 7‑Eleven, Inc. to place a total of 18 Zipcars at nine 7‑Eleven® stores throughout the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.

CHILL-A-BRATE! - Tuesday, August 04, 2015

7‑Eleven, Inc. celebrates a generation of good behavior this year with the 20th anniversary of its Operation Chill® incentive program for youngsters. For two decades, U.S. police officers have been “ticketing” kids they catch doing good with Operation Chill FREE Slurpee® drink coupons. Many of those kids are adults now, and may even have children of their own who are eligible to receive a frozen beverage treat, compliments of 7‑Eleven® stores.

FREE + Weekend = FREEkend - Thursday, July 30, 2015

7‑Eleven®, the one who brought America free Slurpee® drinks on 7-ELEVEN Day, followed by several days of free snacks and drinks during 7Rewards™ Week, is launching a new offer in August – FREEkends™. That's short for FREE Weekends, and the offer is just that. Added bonus, August has five weekends this year.

7-Eleven, Inc. Signs Master Franchise Agreement With Seven System Vietnam Co. Ltd. to Operate 7-Eleven® Stores in Vietnam - Wednesday, July 29, 2015

7‑Eleven, Inc. (SEI), the world’s largest convenience retailer with 56,400 stores worldwide, has signed a master franchise agreement with Seven System Vietnam Co. Ltd. to develop and operate 7‑Eleven® stores in Vietnam. The expansion marks the company’s first stake in the Pacific Rim since 7‑Eleven entered Indonesia in 2009.

SEI Fuel Services, Inc. acquires Shell-Branded Fuel Distribution Business in New Orleans - Friday, July 24, 2015

SEI Fuel Services, Inc. (SEI Fuels) is pleased to announce the purchase of the dealer fuel supply business of LavigneBaker Petroleum, LLC, in and around New Orleans, LA. The transaction closed July 16th.

A Sweet (and Sour) Slurpee® Deal - Wednesday, July 22, 2015

7‑Eleven®’s Sour Slurpee® Summer – try saying that three times fast. Now try saying it eating a SOUR PATCH KIDS® candy … or … drinking a FREE SOUR PATCH Watermelon-flavored Slurpee drink and taking a selfie to post on social media.

Slurpee® In the House … and On the House - Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Free Slurpee® Day is only the beginning. As it has for the past 13 years, 7‑Eleven® will celebrate its birthday by giving away millions of FREE small Slurpee drinks on 7‑Eleven Day, or July 11. To celebrate 7‑Eleven’s 88th birthday, participating stores will serve the free frozen drinks from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. local standard time, Saturday, July 11 (7/11), while supplies last.

Shopping with 7-Eleven Just Got a Lot More Convenient Retailer Teams with Postmates for On-Demand Delivery in Austin - Tuesday, July 07, 2015

7‑Eleven now offers on-demand delivery in Austin, the second market where the company has launched its new service. The first was last week in the San Francisco area. In both markets, on-demand delivery is powered by San Francisco-based technology company Postmates.

7-Eleven, Inc. Enters New Agreement for ATM Service in US - Monday, July 06, 2015

7‑Eleven, Inc. today announced the completion of an agreement with Financial Consulting & Trading International, Inc. (FCTI) of California to become the company's new ATM provider. 

7-Eleven® and SOUR PATCH KIDS Partner on New Slurpee Flavor - Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Pucker up America, the SOUR PATCH® Watermelon flavored Slurpee® is the newest flavor to hit the 7‑Eleven Slurpee machine this summer. This new flavor, inspired by chatter on social media from fans already asking for and enjoying these products together, will be exclusively available at participating 7‑Eleven stores throughout its 100 Days of Summer, beginning July 1.

7-Eleven® Sets Private Brand Bar Higher - Thursday, June 25, 2015

When 7‑Eleven® entered the private-brand game, they set the bar high for their 7-Select™ brand … and have now raised it, with two premium lines, 7-Select GO!Yum™ and 7-Select GO!Smart™ inspired by customer feedback. The company has embarked on a store-wide effort to ensure the quality of its 7-Select line exceeds that of national brands. The new line extensions, 7-Select GO!Yum and 7-Select GO!Smart satisfy consumer requests for variety in both indulgent and better-for-you products. The variety in these two premium lines brings on-trend flavors and premium ingredients to a line-up of foods that are only available at 7‑Eleven stores. 

7-Eleven Debuts Faygo® Rock & Rye Slurpee® at 7-Eleven® Stores in Michigan, Ohio - Friday, June 12, 2015

7‑Eleven, Inc. today unveils Faygo Rock & Rye Slurpee, the second Slurpee flavor inspired by one of the most popular flavors of Faygo Beverages, Inc., Michigan’s own ‘pop’ company.  Joining the Faygo Redpop Slurpee introduced in March, Rock & Rye Slurpee beverages will be available at more than 300 7‑Eleven locations across Michigan and Ohio in June.

FINAL APPROACH: 7-Eleven Opens First Airport Terminal Store in US - Tuesday, June 02, 2015

The first 7‑Eleven® store located inside a U.S. airport terminal is ready for take-off at Los Angeles’ International Airport (LAX) with a first-class selection of products and services tailored to travelers and airport employees. 7‑Eleven, Inc., Westfield and LS travel retail North America, the concessionaire operating this new location, will hold a grand opening on June 24 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Deadline Nears to Apply for Limited-Time, Zero-Franchise-Fee 7-Eleven® Store - Monday, June 01, 2015

Time is growing short to apply for 7‑Eleven, Inc.’s Zero Franchise Fee Initiative. Between now and June 30, 7‑Eleven, Inc. will waive the franchise fee on select U.S. 7‑Eleven® stores available for franchise, a savings of up to $80,000. 

7-Eleven® Goes Wild with Animal Slurpee Straws and Novelty Cups - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Starting today, a cool Slurpee® can soothe a beast of a thirst (no kitten!). 7‑Eleven, Inc. introduces limited-edition Slurpee straws with muzzles, snouts and beaks based on four popular spirit animals – the eagle, fox, wolf and cat. The straws retail for $1.49 at participating stores. 

7-Eleven, Inc. Continues Fast-Paced U.S. Growth with Acquisition of Massachusetts-Based Tedeschi Food Shops - Monday, May 18, 2015

7‑Eleven, Inc. announced today that it has agreed to acquire Tedeschi Food Shops, Inc.’s approximately 182 convenience stores in the greater Boston, Massachusetts area and in New Hampshire.  The transaction is anticipated to close in mid 2015, subject to standard closing conditions and regulatory approvals.  Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Exclusive Access: Slurpee® All Access Chill Sweepstakes to Award Music Experiences, Downloads, Festival Tickets, Sound Systems, Guitars - Thursday, May 07, 2015

For thousands of American music lovers, 7‑Eleven® stores’ iconic Slurpee® drink could be the ticket to top concerts, exclusive trips to music festivals across the country, music downloads and once-in-a-lifetime music experiences including a meet-and-greet with pop star Austin Mahone

7-Eleven Triple Crown: All Three Military Veteran Finalists Win a Store in Operation: Take Command Contest - Monday, May 04, 2015

7‑Eleven, Inc. hit a triple in Operation: Take Command, the contest to award a U.S. military veteran a 7‑Eleven® store. Although one finalist was expected to emerge in the last round of the competition, all three finalists were selected as winners.   

CONTAIN YOUR ENTHUSIASM: 7-Eleven® Stores Hold First Bring-Your-Own-Cup Slurpee® Day at US Locations - Wednesday, April 08, 2015

Bring your carafes … beakers … goblets … jars … or anything else that could even remotely be considered a cup to a 7‑Eleven® store this Saturday. Then fill it up with … Slurpee® deliciousness.

Countdown to Meltdown: 7-Eleven® Stores Toasts New To-Go ‘Melt’ Sandwiches - Thursday, April 02, 2015

Making a sandwich is easy, right? Two slices of bread, meat, cheese and sauce … done. Creating the two new 7‑Eleven® Melt artisan sandwiches was a little more involved. Like evaluating 20 different bread options … measuring 1,000 different buns … creating 75 prospective sauces … testing multiple cheese varieties for “meltability” … and building 50 variations to find that perfect recipe. And taste tests … lots of taste tests.

FINAL THREE: America Picks Top Military Veterans to move to final competition for Franchise Fee-Free 7-Eleven® Store - Wednesday, April 01, 2015

The public, friends and relatives of 10 military veterans competing for a 7‑Eleven store somewhere in the U.S. cast more than 30,000 votes in the company’s national Operation: Take Command competition that ended Sunday night with the selection of the top three vote-getters.

Public to Pick Top Three Among 10 Semi-Finalists Vying for Franchise Fee-Free 7-Eleven® Store - Monday, March 16, 2015

And now there are 10. Ten military veterans or those soon to leave the U.S. Armed Forces are competing for the public’s favor and the opportunity to own a 7‑Eleven® franchise without the expense of a franchise fee. The Facebook video competition for the semi-finalists in 7‑Eleven’s Operation: Take Command franchise giveaway starts today and runs through March 29.

Any Cup, Any Way, Any Day: 7-Eleven® Launches 7Rewards Loyalty Platform on App - Monday, March 09, 2015

7‑Eleven, Inc. wants its customers to drink up … because the more often they do, the more FREE coffee, Big Gulp®, Slurpee® and Chillers® drinks they’ll earn. Just launched on the 7‑Eleven® mobile app is 7Rewards, an expanded customer loyalty platform that rewards customers with a free beverage for every six cups purchased. 

Regional 7-Eleven® Stores Introduce Faygo Beverages’ Redpop Slurpee® Drink - Thursday, March 05, 2015

Faygo Beverages and 7‑Eleven, Inc.  announce an exclusive partnership to release the long-demanded combination of their flagship products – the Faygo Redpop Slurpee drink.  Beginning this month, Redpop Slurpee beverages are available at more than 300 7‑Eleven locations across Michigan and Ohio.

7-Eleven® Launches Limited-Time Zero Franchise Fee Initiative to Franchise Select U.S. Stores - Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Between now and June 30, 7‑Eleven, Inc. will waive the franchise fee on a select number of its U.S. stores available for franchise, a savings of up to $80,000. The Zero Franchise Fee Initiative was announced by 7‑Eleven® President and CEO Joe DePinto at last week’s 7‑Eleven Experience in Las Vegas, the company’s annual franchisee convention.

7-Eleven Invites Health-Conscious Customers to ‘Wise Up’ to new 7-Select GO!Smart™ Fruit and Nut Bars - Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Just in time for people trying to keep their health-related New Year’s resolutions, 7‑Eleven, Inc. has introduced two premium, better-for-you snack bars under a new private-label banner, 7-Select GO!Smart™.

On a Mission to Win: More than 1,200 Veterans Enter Operation: Take Command To Win 7-Eleven Franchise - Monday, January 12, 2015

Enlistment has been brisk for Operation: Take Command, 7‑Eleven, Inc.'s first franchise giveaway contest targeted exclusively to U.S. military veterans.