Posts Tagged ‘7-Eleven’

DeSoto Woman Wins 7-Eleven Store in Franchise Contest

Posted by Mallory Houser

Alyson Lawson of DeSoto is one of three women who are new owners of their own franchise-fee free 7-Eleven store, valued at approximately $190,000.

In a effort to cultivate a larger group of female franchisee owners, Irving-based 7-Eleven created the …

Women Entrepreneurs Vie for a 7-Eleven Franchise

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

Seven women entrepreneurs — two from the Dallas area — have been selected as semifinalists in 7-Eleven’s “Women’s Franchise Initiative” competition.

The reward for the winner will be a franchise-fee free 7-Eleven store, a prize valued at approximately $190,000.

The …

7-Eleven Exec Makes Fast Company’s ‘Most Creative’ List

Posted by Heather Noel

7-Eleven’s Jesus Delgado-Jenkins has been named one of Fast Company‘s “Most Creative People in Business,” for 2017.

Jesus Delgado-Jenkins

The business publication compiles the annual list to showcase 100 leaders from around the world who are “shaping the future …

EY Names Southwest Regional Finalists for Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017 Award

Posted by Lance Murray

Continuing its annual tradition of honoring business leaders, 47 North Texans have been recognized as regional finalists in the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 program.

The program recognizes business leaders in more than 145 cities and more than 60 …

7-Eleven, Wal-Mart Beefing Up Convenience

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Convenience is king these days as both Wal-Mart and 7-Eleven are demonstrating. 

Wal-Mart recently opened a larger 2,500-square-foot C-store at its Crowley location, the Dallas Business Journal reported. The pilot store is several times larger than the typical Wal-Mart convenience …

Industrious Moving into Downtown Dallas’ One Arts Plaza

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Industrious will open a location in One Arts Plaza in downtown Dallas, the coworking company announced on its website.  

New York-based Industrious already has locations throughout the country, including Austin, Pittsburgh, and Los Angeles.

Its 22,748-square-foot space opening this …

7-Eleven Breaks New Ground with Drone Deliveries

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Drones delivered Slurpees and other snacks from 7-Eleven to customers who live within a one-mile radius of the store in Reno, Nevada.

The pilot program marks the first large-scale commercial delivery via drone in the United States, Recode reported. That …

3 Things: 7-Eleven Dabbling With Drone Delivery Service

Posted by Amanda Hayes

7-Eleven soars above the competition to make drone delivery history, North Texas high school students perform a Shakespeare classic with a millennial twist, and Dallasites can expand their social circles with Tinder’s latest feature. 

Irving-based 7-Eleven is taking meal delivery