• 7-Eleven, Inc.
  • SE
3200 Hackberry Road
Irving, TX 75063
  • (800) 782-0711 / (972) 828-7011

7-Eleven is the world’s #1 convenience store and a top-five franchisor. If you’re interested in a turnkey business opportunity that’s smart, easy and fun – continue! As a 7-Eleven Franchisee, you’ll be partnering with a brand that’s known and loved around the world. We’re also a top-five franchisor with a proven business model and more than 58,000 store locations around the globe. 7-Eleven offers single- and multi-store franchising opportunities, plus a variety of financial incentives and programs to help turn your vision into reality. There’s a very good chance you’ll find an opportunity in your neighborhood.

Franchisor Background

Year Established: 1927

Franchising Since: 1964

Operating Units

Franchised Units 7,600 90.5%
Company-Owned Units 800 9.5%
Total Operating Units 8,400 100%

Geographic Distribution

USA 8,500 13.7% In 33 States
Canada 400 0.6% In 5 Provinces
International 53,000 85.6% In 15 Foreign Countries
Total 61,900 100%

Multi-Unit Operators

Multi-Unit Operators 1,400
Franchises Owned by Multi-Unit Operators 3,800

North American Unit Density

Density Units
California 2,000
Florida 1,100
Virginia 800

Registered in the following Registration States

California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin

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Support and Training

General Information

IFA Member Yes
CFA Member No
Franchisee Association? Yes, is a member
Size of Corporate Staff 1,000
Site Selection
Lease Negotiation Assistance N/A
Financial Assistance Yes, Direct

Marketing Support

Co-Op Advertising No
National Advertising Yes
Regional Advertising Yes
Local Advertising Yes
Marketing Materials Ad Slicks, Coupons/Rebates, Direct Mailers, Promotional Items, Site Signs

Ongoing Support

Central Data Processing Included
Central Purchasing Included
Field Operation Evaluation Included
Field Training Included
Initial Store Opening Included
Inventory Control Included
Franchisee Newsletter Included
Regional or National Meetings Included
800 Telephone Hotline Included


Dallas, TX 1 Week
Various Training Stores throughout US 6-8 Weeks
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Financial Requirements


Minimum Net Worth $100-250K
Cash Investment $50-150K
Total Investment $30-350K
Average Total Investment N/A


Initial Franchise Fee $0-750K
Average Franchise Fee $160K
On-Going Royalty Gross Profit Split
Average Royalty N/A
Advertising Fee Based on store Gross Profit

Site Information and Requirements

Average Number of Full-Time Employees 8
Average Number of Part-Time Employees 5
Space Needs (in square feet) 2,400
Preferred Site Types N/A
Other Site Types Allowed Downtown and Urban (Preferred Site Type) Walk-up, Strip Center and Pre-existing business to convert
Encourages Conversions Yes
Item 19 (Earnings Claim) Provided? Yes
Listed in the SBA Registry? No
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Franchisee Qualifications

Financial Net Worth 4
General Business Experience 4
Specific Industry Experience 4
Formal Education 3
Psychological Profile 5
Personal Interviews 5
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Terms of Contract

Term of Initial Contract 10
Term of Renewal Period 10
Passive Ownership? Not Allowed
Area Development
Franchisees Allowed to Expand Within Territory? Yes
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Expansion Plans

Projected New Units Over Next 12 Months N/A
USA Yes, NW, SW, MW, NE, Great Lakes, Southeast
Canada Yes, Western Canada
Overseas Yes, Select Countries
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