7-Eleven to Acquire Independently Operated 7-Eleven Stores

Oklahoma stores to become part of the national chain.

January 21, 2020

IRVING, Texas—7‑Eleven Inc. announced that it has entered in an agreement to acquire 7‑Eleven Stores of central Oklahoma, according to a company news release. The transaction is expected to close in 60 to 90 days, subject to standard closing conditions and regulatory approvals.

The 100-plus 7-Eleven-branded locations have been operating independently for 67 years. The transaction will bring the total number of 7‑Eleven stores in the U.S. and Canada to more than 9,700.

“Oklahoma has a growing economy, and this acquisition provides a great opportunity for us to expand regionally,” said Joe DePinto, president and CEO of 7-Eleven. Seven & i Holdings Co. Ltd., the parent company of 7‑Eleven Inc., operates nearly 70,000 stores worldwide.

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