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7-Eleven International acquires 7-Eleven Australia

Global convenience store chain 7-Eleven International has completed its acquisition of 7-Eleven Australia, adding over 750 7-Eleven stores in Australia to its portfolio. The two companies first agreed to the deal, worth AUD1.71 billion, in November 2023.

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7-Eleven International is a joint venture of 7-Eleven Inc. and Seven-Eleven Japan, both owned by Seven & i Holdings. The trademark is represented in more than 84,000 stores in 20 countries, with 7-Eleven International operating or franchising 48,000 stores in 16 markets.

“We are thrilled to become one team and create stronger synergy with 7-Eleven Australia,” said Ken Wakabayashi, president and CEO of 7-Eleven International.

“For nearly 50 years, the 7-Eleven Australia team has built the legacy of the brand as a top choice for convenience. Together, we can enhance customer experience in the store.”

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Added Angus McKay, 7-Eleven Australia CEO and managing director: “It is about continuing to grow our store network in Australia and providing unrivalled customer experiences and quality products.”