The Story of Convenience Shopping
7-Eleven pioneered the convenience store concept way back in 1927 at the Southland Ice Company in Dallas, Texas. 7-11是「便利商店」這個概念的創始人，而此一概念可追溯到1927年美國德州達拉...
In addition to selling blocks of ice to refrigerate food, an enterprising ice dock employee began offering milk, bread and eggs on Sundays and evenings when grocery stores were closed. 除了出售一批又一批能冷藏食物的冰塊之外，有個極具事業心的員工開始在食品雜貨店打烊...
This new business idea produced satisfied customers and increased sales, and convenience retailing was born! 這個新想法帶來了日漸好轉的生意和滿意的顧客，於是零售便利商店就此誕生了！
The company's first convenience outlets were known as Tote'm stores since customers "toted" away their purchases, and some even sported genuine Alaskan totem poles in front. Dr.eye: 最初7-11被稱為圖騰(tote’m)店，因為他們的顧客能夠帶走(t...
In 1946, Tote'm became 7-Eleven to reflect the stores' new, extended hours - 7 a.m. until 11 p.m., seven days a week. The company's corporate name was changed from The Southland Corporation to 7-Eleven, Inc. in 1999. 在1946年，店舖開始從早上七點營業至晚上11點，於是南方公司在1999年便正式...
Today, 7-Eleven is the undisputed leader in convenience retailing.在今日，7-11無疑地是零售便利商店界的龍頭。
7-Eleven, Inc. is the world’s largest convenience retail chain. Based in Dallas, Texas, the company operates, franchises or licenses more than 7,600 7-Eleven® stores in North America. 總部設於美國德州達拉斯的7-11是世界最大的零售連鎖商店，在北美發出了超過760...
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Globally, 7-Eleven operates, franchises or licenses more than 35,200 stores in 17 countries. :全球有超過35200個7-11發出的經銷特許權分布在17個國家
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Of the approximately 5,700 stores the company operates and franchises in the United States, approximately 4,300 are franchised. 目前北美洲大概有5700間7-11，大概有4300間特約加盟店。
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Internationally, 7-Eleven licensees and affiliates operate approximately 27,600 7-Eleven and other convenience stores in countries including Japan, Australia, Taiwan, Singapore, Philippines, Sweden, Denmark, South Korea, Thailand, Norway, Malaysia, China and Hong Kong.
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7-Eleven and other convenience stores are operated, licensed and franchised by 7-Eleven, Inc. in North America, and they serve approximately seven million customers each day.由7-11授權的分店每天要服務大約七百萬的顧客。
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Each store focuses on meeting the needs of busy shoppers by providing a broad selection of fresh, high-quality products and services at everyday fair prices, along with speedy transactions and a clean, safe, friendly shopping environment.
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7-Eleven is known internationally for Big Gulp® fountain soft drinks, Big Bite® hot dogs, Slurpee® beverages, and Café Select® fresh brewed coffee.
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The stores have expanded their food service offerings with a proprietary line of deli items and baked goods, which are prepared and delivered fresh daily.
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7-Eleven also offers convenient services based on each neighborhood's individual needs, including automated money orders, copiers, fax and automatic teller machines, long-distance phone cards and lottery tickets, where available.
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its licensees and affiliates operate and franchise more than 34,800 7-Eleven and other convenience stores in Japan, Australia, Mexico, Taiwan, Singapore, Canada, the Philippines, Sweden, Denmark, South Korea, Thailand, Norway, Malaysia and China, Macau, Hong Kong and the United States.
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Since its inception, 7-Eleven has accomplished a number of milestones.
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