Mark Your Calendars... 7-Eleven Day is Friday, July 11th!

America's favorite convenience store to celebrate its 87th birthday with a week of free treats for everyone.

New York, NY (PRWEB) July 09, 2014

WHAT: When it comes to birthdays, there can never be too much of a good thing. That’s why 7-Eleven is celebrating its 87th birthday with a full week of treats , beginning Friday, July 11, or 7-Eleven Day. Except this time, instead of guests bringing presents to the birthday party, they’re receiving them as a thank-you from the company that founded convenience retailing in 1927.

Best known as FREE SLURPEE® DAY, July 11 is the day 7-Eleven gives away millions of Slurpee drinks to toast its birthday. Between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. this Friday at participating stores, visitors can receive a free small Slurpee drink while supplies last. This is the 12th year that 7-Eleven is giving away Slurpee drinks on its birthday but the party is extending all week this year with the introduction of 7-Eleven week. Each day from July 12 to July 19, a coupon for a different, free item will be available on 7-Eleven’s smartphone app.

The FREE 7-Eleven Week offers include:
·         Saturday, 7/12 – Big Gulp® soft drink
·         Sunday, 7/13 – M&M’s Birthday Cake Flavor candies
·         Monday, 7/14 – Grandma’s Cookies
·         Tuesday, 7/15 – Hostess Twinkies
·         Wednesday, 7/16 – Snickers or Twix brand ice cream bar
·         Thursday, 7/17 – Quaker Chewy Yogurt snack bar
·         Friday, 7/18 – Pillsbury cookie
·         Saturday, 7/19 – Another small Slurpee drink

INFORMATION FOR FOR BROADCAST MEDIA:

SATELLITE FEED DATES:
JULY 9, 2014 - 1:15-1:30 PM EST (10:15-10:30 AM PST)
JULY 10, 2014 - 10:15-10:30 AM EST (7:15-7:30 AM PST)

DIGITAL C-BAND COORDINATES:
GALAXY 19
TRANSPONDER 4 SLOT A
DL FREQ. 3766.5 HORIZONTAL
SYMBOL RATE: 6.1114
DATA RATE: 8.448

ANALOG C-BAND COORDINATES:
GALAXY 19 TRANSPONDER 8
DL FREQ: 3860H

For more information, b-roll footage, images, and a downloadable countdown ticker, please visit http://www.magicbulletmedia.com/MNR/7ElevenDay/

About 7-Eleven, Inc.: 7-Eleven, Inc. is the premier name and largest chain in the convenience retailing industry. Based in Dallas, Texas, 7-Eleven operates, franchises or licenses more than 10,300 7-Eleven® stores in North America. Globally, there are more than 53,300 7-Eleven stores in 16 countries. During 2013, 7-Eleven stores generated total worldwide sales close to $84.5 billion. 7-Eleven has been honored by a number of companies and organizations recently. Accolades include: #2 on Franchise Times Top 200 Franchise Companies for 2013; #3 spot on Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500 list for 2012, and #3 in Forbes magazine’s Top 20 Franchises to Start. 7-Eleven is No. 3 on Fast Company magazine’s 2013 list of the “World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Retail” and among the Top Veteran-Friendly Companies for 2013 by U.S. Veterans Magazine and on GI Jobs magazine’s Top 100 Military Friendly Employers for 2014. Hispanic Magazine named 7-Eleven among its Hispanic Corporate Top 100 Companies that provide the most opportunities to Hispanics. 7-Eleven is franchising its stores in the U.S. and expanding through organic growth, acquisitions and its Business Conversion Program. Find out more online at http://www.7-Eleven.com.


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