As Philippine Seven Corporation celebrates July as the 7-Eleven Month, the leading convenience store chain 7-Eleven opened its 600th store in McKinley Hill at Bonifacio Global City to demonstrate its continued optimism in the Philippines.
7-Eleven intends to grow to 1,000 stores by 2013 through enterprising franchisees, to better serve the growing needs of Filipino consumers for convenience in snacking, shopping for their immediate household and personal needs, as well as other convenient services.
The global 7-Eleven chain, now at 39,000 stores in 18 countries, makes it the largest convenience store chain in the world.
7-Eleven was bestowed the International Franchise of the Year award thrice in a row, by the Philippine Franchising Association. The company also received Entrepreneur Magazine’s award for Best Foreign Franchise, the Fastest Growing Franchise and the Best in Franchising Support for during the Franchise Awards 2010.