convenience store

Testing Ground: 7-Eleven Opens Dallas’ Second ‘Lab’ Store in Lake Highlands

by | Nov 19, 2020
7-Eleven's fifth Evolution Store will serve as an experiential testing ground for patrons to try new concepts. Customers can expect the latest in shopping technology, new products, and larger-than-life murals inside and out.
Fort Worth Convenience Store Operator Yesway Raises $235M For an Extensive ‘Raze and Rebuild’
by | Oct 28, 2020
Yesway, which moved its headquarters to Fort Worth two months ago, closed $235M in equity funding for a store remodel campaign across its portfolio. The move is part of the five-year-old convenience store operator's fast-growth track that was kickstarted when it acquired the 304-store Allsup's Convenience Store chain last year.
Gurmeet Singh
Q+A: CIO Gurmeet Singh on How 7-Eleven is Redefining Convenience for the Digital Age
by | Jul 11, 2018
As technology becomes omnipresent in peoples' lives, the convenience retailer is going through its own digital transformation and turning to emerging tech such as artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, augmented reality, and more to improve the customer experience. 
Jack Kilby TI
Invention: A Look Back at Historic Firsts With North Texas Ties
by | Jan 9, 2018
From liquid paper to the frozen margarita machine, delve into a list of inventors and inventions that have North Texas origins.