engages in operating, franchising, and licensing convenience store chains primarily in the United States and Canada.
The companyís stores offer various products, including tobacco, beverages, beer/wine, candy/snacks, nonfoods, fresh foods, dairy, and others.
Its stores also sell gasoline.
In addition, the companyís stores provide ATM services to its customers.
As of December 31, 2004, it operated approximately 5,300 ATMís in its United States stores and approximately 500 ATMís in its Canada stores.
The company and its franchisees operated approximately 5,809 7-ELEVEN and other convenience stores in the United States and Canada, as of March 31, 2005; and Area licensees, or their franchisees, and affiliates operated approximately 22,000 additional 7-ELEVEN convenience stores in the United States, 15 other countries, and in the U.
S. territories of Guam and Puerto Rico, as of December 31, 2004.
was incorporated in 1961.
It was formerly known as The Southland Corporation and changed its name to 7-Eleven, Inc.
The company is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
is majority owned by Seven-Eleven Japan Co.