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Past Ass'n Chair Tariq Khan Vows at Election to Fight 7-Eleven Suit against Him

A 7-Eleven store. photo by Johnathan Nightingale

DANA POINT, Calif. – As the National Coalition of 7-Eleven Franchisee Associations was holding its election meetings on October 22-26 to determine who would be the next national chairman, past chair and franchisee Tariq Khan made an appearance.

Convenience Stores Hold Out on Interchange Settlement

Visa MasterCard settlement

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Visa, MasterCard and major banks announced on July 13 that they had entered a memorandum of agreement to pay $7.25 billion to settle a seven-year lawsuit with retailers and merchants over card swipe fees. 

7-Eleven Selling Off Corporate Stores

7-Eleven corporate store in Utah
Corporate store in Utah. photo/bmm 2006

A couple from South Daytona Beach say there is a lot more to buying and operating a 7-Eleven convenience store than they first thought.

Paralyzed Subway Sandwich Franchisee Awarded $21.6 Million

An appellate court upheld an award to the 4-unit franchisee, based in part on his entrepreneurial contribution to the business.

Mom & Pop Stores Convert to Franchises During Tough Times

A grocery store and a print shop converted to a 7-Eleven in 2006 and an Allegra franchise in 2008.

CBS' Undercover Boss Features Franchisors

7-Eleven's CEO, Joe DePinto, appears on CBS' Undercover Boss
7-Eleven's CEO Joe DePinto appears on CBS's Undercover Boss

7-Eleven Launches Mircrosite for Franchise Recruitment

DALLAS (May 11, 2009) – Practically anything anybody wants to know about franchising a 7-Eleven® store can be found on a comprehensive, new website –, which official