News Releases

7-Eleven® Introduces First Sustainably Sourced Coffee - Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Available exclusively at 7‑Eleven® stores, the new Nicaragua single-origin coffee from Matagalpa not only tastes good; it is a feel-good way to start the day. The recently introduced premium brew is the retailer’s first coffee to be Rainforest Alliance Certified™.

Slurpee® Slurp4Good™ Campaign Benefits St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® - Tuesday, November 15, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc., has launched a national Slurpee® Slurp4Good™ fundraising campaign to raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and its mission of finding cures and saving children battling cancer and other life-threatening diseases. During the St. Jude Thanks and Giving campaign, 7‑Eleven® will donate 11 cents per large Slurpee drink sold from Nov. 9 through Jan. 3, up to $200,000.

It’s a FREE Coffee - Monday, November 07, 2016

Tomorrow is a big day for America. That’s because 7‑Eleven® stores are serving up FREE coffee on Election Day, the first time the retailer has done so. The fifth quadrennial 7-Election Presidential Coffee Cup Poll officially ends Election Day, and 7‑Eleven is closing out the big day in a big way by giving away cups of fresh-brewed coffee, the retailer’s most popular proprietary beverage.

Baseball, Big Bite® and Big Gulp® - Wednesday, October 26, 2016

This year’s ultimate baseball match-up is a very big deal for two American cities. Historic, even … 108 years since Chicago’s oldest baseball team won the title, and 68 since Cleveland did so. Beginning today (Oct. 26), 7‑Eleven, Inc. has come up with some historic offers for the hometown fans of the two baseball teams making history this October.  

7-Eleven® Stores Offer Free Coffee Oct. 3-9 - Monday, October 03, 2016

As the 7-Election™ Presidential Coffee Cup Poll enters the homestretch, a great deal is brewing at 7‑Eleven® stores. Americans can enjoy a FREE cup of coffee every day during Free Coffee Week, Monday, Oct. 3, through Sunday, Oct. 9.

American Coffee Lovers Win Presidential Debates with Day-After Dollar Coffee at 7-Eleven® Stores - Monday, September 26, 2016

The debates haven’t yet occurred, but the results are in. Preliminary exit polling reveals that the clear winner after each 2016 Presidential Debate will be American coffee lovers. The day after the three presidential debates, 7‑Eleven will offer fresh-brewed coffee in its extra-large 7-Election™ Stay-Hot Cups – for just $1.

Calorie menu labels now live at all 7-Eleven® Canada stores - Monday, September 26, 2016

Busy Canadians who are looking for healthier options on-the-go can now benefit from improved calorie labeling in 7‑Eleven® stores across Canada. Calorie counts are now on price tags and menu boards for non-packaged food and beverage products, including hot and cold beverages, crispy chicken, hot foods, and fresh bakery products.

But Wait, There’s More! - Monday, September 19, 2016

What’s better than one week of Buy One-Get One-Free Slurpee® drinks? How about two weeks?! 7‑Eleven® just doubled down on last week’s BOGO offer. That means Slurpee-lovers have another week to share a Slurpee or become a two-fisted Green Apple Skittles Slurpee drinker. Pace yourself. 

Here’s a ‘Two Cool’ Slurpee® Offer - Monday, September 12, 2016

7‑Eleven® kicks off Share-a-Slurpee fun this fall  with an exclusive new flavor and a week-long, Buy One-Get One Free Slurpee® drink event beginning Monday, Sept. 12, and ending Sunday, Sept. 18. Any size Slurpee cup is eligible at participating 7‑Eleven stores.

A Political Party is Brewing at 7-Eleven® Stores - Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Perk up, America. The election season is about to get even more heated. That’s because it’s time for millions of American coffee-lovers to let their voices be heard in the fifth quadrennial 7-Election™ Presidential Coffee Cup Poll at participating 7‑Eleven® stores. 7-Election coffee cups are out and ready to be counted. 

7-Eleven Celebrates 60,000th Store Opening Worldwide - Wednesday, August 17, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc., the largest convenience retail chain in the world, recently celebrated the opening of its 60,000th store.

Crunch Time!; 7‑Eleven® Gives Away 1 Million 7-Select® Single-Serve Chips with Beverage Purchase - Monday, August 01, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc. is giving away 1 million single-serve bags of 7-Select® private brand chips through Sunday, Aug. 7

7-Eleven Teams with Flirtey for First Ever FAA-Approved Drone Delivery to Customer’s Home - Friday, July 22, 2016

7‑Eleven, the world’s largest convenience retailer, and Flirtey, a leading independent drone delivery service, announced they have completed the first fully autonomous drone delivery to a customer’s residence to advance research toward integrating drones into the National Airspace System. This delivery is the first time a U.S. customer has received a package to their home via drone, representing a historic milestone in both U.S. and global commerce. The delivery was conducted in celebration of the convenience store chain’s 89th birthday. 7‑Eleven, the world’s largest convenience retailer, and Flirtey, a leading independent drone delivery service, announced they have completed the first fully autonomous drone delivery to a customer’s residence to advance research toward integrating drones into the National Airspace System. This delivery is the first time a U.S. customer has received a package to their home via drone, representing a historic milestone in both U.S. and global commerce. The delivery was conducted in celebration of the convenience store chain’s 89th birthday. 

Now Showing at a 7-Eleven® Store near You! - Wednesday, July 20, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc., the world’s largest convenience retailer, and Redbox , America’s destination for new-release entertainment, are bringing back their popular free movie night offer this summer. Movie-lovers can receive a FREE Redbox movie night with every Big Gulp® fountain drink purchase, while supplies last. The exclusive offer runs through Aug. 31 at participating U.S. 7‑Eleven® stores and promo codes can be redeemed through October 31, 2016.

Convenience and Conservation - Monday, July 11, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc., the world’s largest convenience retailer, is working with Conservation International (CI), a nonprofit organization dedicated to building a healthier, more prosperous and more productive planet through science, policy and partnerships, to set measurable corporate social responsibility (CSR) goals to reduce its environmental footprint.

Happee Fiftee, Slurpee®! - Wednesday, July 06, 2016

America’s favorite frozen drink turns 50 this year, and 7‑Eleven, Inc. is celebrating its birthday – 7‑Eleven® Day, aka July 11, aka FREE SLURPEE DAY -- in a BIG way. To celebrate Slurpee Fiftee and 7‑Eleven’s 89th birthday, participating stores will give away an estimated 9 million free small Slurpee® drinks from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. local time, Monday, July 11 (7/11), while supplies last.

U.S. Marine Veteran – From Corps to Store - Thursday, June 23, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc. has announced U.S. Marine Corps veteran Jean Cetoute of Richlands, N.C., as the 2016 winner of a 7‑Eleven® convenience store in its second OPERATION: Take Command franchise competition. As the winner, Cetoute will receive a waiver of the franchise fee, valued at up to $190,000, to franchise any 7‑Eleven store available in the continental United States. Cetoute hopes to franchise a store near his family in New York state.

For Second Year, Slurpee® Drinks and Sour Patch Kids® are Summer Besties - Wednesday, June 22, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc. customers will be seeing red this summer. The world’s largest convenience retailer is working with Sour Patch Kids to introduce an exclusive Sour Patch Redberry-flavored Slurpee® drink.

Notice Regarding the Acquisition of Stores from CST Brands, Inc. - Friday, June 03, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc. (headquarters: Texas, U.S.; President and Chief Executive Officer, Joseph M. DePinto), a subsidiary of Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd., signed an agreement to acquire stores from CST Brands, Inc.

BOGO Any Size Slurpee® at 7-Eleven® Will Keep You Cool This Memorial Day Weekend - Thursday, May 26, 2016

7‑Eleven® kicks off the “Hundred Days of Summer” with a four-day, Buy One-Get One Free Slurpee ® event at participating 7‑Eleven stores beginning Friday, May 27 and ending Monday, May 30, any size, all day for four days.


Calling all Sharkaholics … 7-Eleven® Shark Week Promotion Has Teeth - Wednesday, May 18, 2016

For fans hungry for the return of Discovery Channel’s Shark Week … or just plain hungry, 7‑Eleven, Inc. is taking a bite out of the 28th annual TV mega-event with a tasty 8-week promotion. Shark Week airs Sunday, June 26, through Sunday, July 3.


Military Veterans Compete for Franchise Fee-Free--Eleven7® Store in Video Contest - Monday, May 09, 2016

The field has narrowed. Seven military veterans are competing for the opportunity to own a 7‑Eleven® franchise without the expense of a franchise fee. The video competition for the semi-finalists in 7‑Eleven’s OPERATION: Take Command franchise giveaway contest starts today and runs through 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, May 22.

Slurpee® Patrol - Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Each year, 7‑Eleven, Inc. helps thousands of local police officers recognize the good guys, specifically the young ones. For the 21st year, 7‑Eleven® is working with law enforcement agencies across the country to distribute free Slurpee® drink coupons through Operation Chill®, its popular community-service program.

7-Eleven Sets Goal for 100% Cage-Free Eggs By 2025 - Tuesday, May 03, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc. announced today that it will work with its suppliers toward a goal of sourcing only cage-free eggs by 2025, based on available supply for all stores in the U.S. and Canada.

7-Eleven Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Peanut In Product - Thursday, April 28, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc. is recalling fully baked chocolate chunk, sugar and oatmeal raisin cookies produced by CSM Bakery Solutions frozen cookie pucks because they may contain low levels of undeclared peanut. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

7 Days of 7Rewards® at 7-Eleven® Stores - Thursday, April 07, 2016

Being a member of 7Rewards® customer loyalty program, just got a little sweeter … and saltier. That’s because Monday, April 11, through Sunday, April 17, is 7Rewards Week, when members will not only earn stars toward free beverages, they will also get FREE 7-Select™ snacks and sweets. Every single day. 

7-Eleven® Presents Airheads® Day - Wednesday, April 06, 2016

Two Airheads are better than one. That’s why 7‑Eleven® stores and Airheads Candy created Airheads Day, when Airheads and Slurpee® fans can get two treats for the price of one. Airheads Day runs from 12:01 a.m. until 11:59 p.m. on Friday, April 8, at participating U.S. 7‑Eleven stores. Customers can get a FREE small Airheads Xtremes Rainbow Berry Slurpee drink with the purchase of any 2-ounce package of Airheads or Airheads Xtremes candy.

7-Eleven® Brings Back Zero Franchise Fee Program on Select U.S. Stores - Thursday, March 17, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc. is bringing back its successful Zero Franchise Fee initiative as an ongoing program to offer a low-cost investment opportunity for both proven business owners and would-be entrepreneurs.

In the program, 7‑Eleven® will waive the franchise fee on a select number of its U.S. stores available for franchising, a savings of up to $80,000. Last year, the Zero Franchise Fee initiative allowed 100 people to become new 7‑Eleven store-owners or multiple store-owners.

BYOCup and Fill ‘er Up - Monday, March 14, 2016

It’s the second annual 7‑Eleven® Bring Your Own Cup (#BYOCupDay), when Slurpee® fans can bring just about anything remotely resembling a cup to participating 7‑Eleven stores and fill it with their favorite frozen flavor. The retailer’s iconic Slurpee drink is turning Fiftee (50) so this year’s event is twice as big with double the days – Friday, March 18, and Saturday, March 19 – and double the fun.

7-Eleven, Inc. Increases Canadian Presence with Acquisition of Imperial Oil Locations - Tuesday, March 08, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc. announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, 7‑Eleven Canada, Inc., has agreed to acquire approximately 148 convenience and fuel retail sites from Imperial Oil of Canada. The sites are located in the provinces of British Columbia and Alberta, and include the metropolitan areas of Vancouver, Calgary and Edmonton. Anticipated to close later this year, the transaction is subject to standard closing conditions and regulatory approvals.

7-Eleven® Expands Hot Breakfast with New Melt Breakfast Sandwiches, Available 24/7 - Tuesday, February 23, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc. is heating up its breakfast menu with the launch of two new Melt sandwiches – the Bacon, Egg and Cheese Breakfast Melt and Maple Sausage, Bacon and Cheese Breakfast Melt. Suggested retail price is $2.99 at participating stores.

7-Eleven Proclaims Hot Dog Bill of Rights - Monday, February 22, 2016

7‑Eleven Proclaims Hot Dog Bill of Rights and calls for Americans to exercise their freedom of choice to top their hot dogs just how they want.

7-Eleven, Inc. and Jones Soda Co. Announce Launch of 7-Select® Premium, Private-Brand Carbonated Beverages Crafted by Jones - Thursday, February 18, 2016

7‑Eleven, Inc., the world’s largest convenience retailer, and Jones Soda Co. (OTCQB: JSDA), a leading premium beverage company, have partnered to create 7-Select® brand premium sodas crafted by Jones, the first premium carbonated beverage in the 7-Select private brand lineup.

On a Mission to Win a 7-Eleven Franchise - Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Thousands of veterans are charging ahead to enlist in Operation: Take Command, 7‑Eleven, Inc.’s second franchise giveaway contest targeted exclusively to U.S. military veterans.

With the Feb. 26 deadline for entries fast approaching, more than 9,000 veterans have entered, already exceeding last year’s total number of entrants.

7-Eleven Recruits Military Vets to Enlist in Franchise Store Competition Winner’s Franchise-Fee Waiver Worth Up to $190,000 - Monday, January 11, 2016

If you have served in the U.S. Armed Forces, are looking to open a franchise and be your own boss, 7‑Eleven, Inc. has something in store for you.

Dallas-based 7‑Eleven is recruiting qualified men and women who have been honorably discharged to enlist in the company’s second Operation: Take Command competition. One deserving and lucky veteran will be awarded a 7‑Eleven® fee-free franchise, a value of up to $190,000.