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As of7-Eleven had stores in Hong Kong, of which were operated by franchisees. All 7-Eleven stores in Hong Kong accept the ubiquitous Octopus card as a method of payment. The chain's 84 shops, located mainly in MTR and Kowloon—Canton Railway stations as well as shopping centres and housing estateswere converted to 7-Eleven stores.
Indonesia[ edit ] In7-Eleven announced plans to expand its business in Indonesia through a master franchise agreement with Modern Sevel Indonesia and Media Nusantara Citra. Modern Sevel Indonesia's initial plans were to focus on opening stores in Jakarta, targeting densely populated commercial and business areas.
The acquisition process planned to be completed before June But on June 22,PT Modern International Tbk announced that all the remaining 30 7-Eleven stores in Indonesia will be closed on June 30, due to the cancellation of its acquisition process.
Of the 66, stores around the globe, 20, stores 31 percent of global stores are in Japan,  with 2, stores in Tokyo alone. The aesthetics of the store are somewhat different from that of 7-Eleven stores in other countries as the stores offer a wider selection of products and services.
Following the example of other convenience stores in Japan, 7-Eleven has solar panels and LEDs installed in about 1, of its stores. Mainland China[ edit ] 7-Eleven opened its first store in China in ShenzhenGuangdong in and later expanded to Beijing inTianjin inChengdu  and Shanghai inQingdao inChongqing inand Nanjing in Beverages, alcohol, candy, periodicals, and other convenience items are available as well.
The majority of these stores are open for 24 hours a day.
Its first store, located in Quezon Cityopened in The number of stores reached 1, at the end of As ofthere are 2, 7-Eleven stores all over The Philippines. Some 7-Eleven branches are in near the gas stations like in Caltexit has transferred from Star Mart in mid's to due to close of Star Mart in the Philippines.
Singapore[ edit ] In Singapore, 7-Eleven forms the largest chain of convenience stores island-wide. There are 7-Eleven stores scattered throughout the country as of February Stores in Singapore are operated by Dairy Farm International Holdingsfranchised under a licensing agreement with 7-Eleven Incorporated.
The first 7-Eleven store in Singapore was opened along Upper Changi Road inand in the first franchised 7-Eleven store under the Jardine Matheson Group was opened. The partnership was terminated in Octoberand the remaining 52 7-Eleven stores in Shell petrol stations will be gradually rebranded back into Shell Select.
There are 9, 7-Eleven stores in the Republic of Korea; with only Japan and Thailand hosting more stores. In JanuaryLotte Group acquired the Buy the Way convenience store chain and rebranded its 1, stores under the 7-Eleven brand.
The first fourteen stores opened inand struggled to make a profit. Southland Corporation partnered with Uni-President to modernize the stores. However, business was still slow, and Uni-President opted to stock Asian foods. In7-Eleven made its first profit in Taiwan.
In January there were 10, stores in Thailand.
The country has 13 stores as of January After Reitangruppen bought the filling station chain, HydroTexaco now YX Energyin Norway and Sweden init announced that several of the stores at the petrol stations would be rebranded as 7-Elevens and that the petrol would be supplied by Shell.
Other stores remain under the YX brand. On a per-capita basis, Norway has one 7—Eleven store for every 47, Norwegians, compared to Canada, which has one for every 74, Canadians. In the mids period, 7-Eleven in Sweden received adverse publicity due to the unfavourable labour contracts offered by its then-licensee, Small Shops, an American-based company, resulting in many stores being sold and closed down.
For a time, there were only 7-Elevens in Stockholm and Gothenburg. Later in the s, the Swedish 7-Eleven chain was involved in controversy when the Swedish TV channel TV3 exposed widespread fraud on the part of the Reitan Group in its management of the 7-Eleven franchise, which the Reitan Group eventually admitted to on its website.
On 27 Augustthe Reitan Group and Shell, announced a ten-year agreement to re-brand some service stations across Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark, as 7-Elevens. The contract meant that 7-Eleven would expand from 77 stores to stores in Sweden.
United Kingdom[ edit ] During the s, small 7-Eleven convenience stores were common in the larger towns and cities of London and the South East of England. There are 7-Eleven stores in Canada as of [update].Sep 11, · If you opt to get a franchise instead of starting your own business, make sure that the franchisor is a member of good standing with any (or both) of the two franchise associations in the Philippines, Association of Filipino Franchisers, Inc (AFFI) and Philippine Franchise Association (PFA).
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Find the perfect opportunity for you! Franchise Information. Franchise Asia is your. Franchise expert Joel Libava defines a franchise as “a type of business that is owned and operated by individuals (franchisees) but that is branded and overseen by a much larger—usually national or multinational—company (the franchisor).”.