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7-Eleven marks milestone: its 71,100th store, in Seoul

7-Eleven has hit a new milestone with the opening of its 71,100th store.

Huge potential for Philippines c-store business

The convenience store market is booming in the Philippines. Eighteen months ago, there were only two convenience chains in the Philippines – 7-Eleven and Mini Stop. Now there are seven, with the total number of outlets expected to increase to 4000 within four years. The increasing wealth of urban Filipinos is one of the factors behind the expansion of these operators. FamilyMart, for example, is aiming to have 500 outlets by 2018 from 130 by the end of this year. The Japanese chain has …

Asia’s convenience boom

Spending at convenience stores continuously growing.

BJC expanding retail business

Thai company plans to open convenience stores.

Future Group expands convenience chain

Kishore Biyani-led company targets 1000 convenience stores by 2015.

Lawson taps Thailand

Japanese convenience chain to make Thailand its gateway to Southeast Asia.

7-Eleven braces for retail battle

Convenience chain to boost store openings and products offerings in Thailand as rivals line up.

Berli Jucker opens convenience stores

Thai import and export company sets up own convenience chain after failing to win Carrefour and FamilyMart rights.

Circle K Sunkus goes overseas

Japanese convenience store chain to open first overseas store in Malaysia.

Massive expansion for 7-Eleven

7-Eleven Thailand outlets to peak at 10,000 by 2018.

Seven-Eleven plans record openings

Convenience store chain Seven-Eleven plans 1500 new stores in Japan through 2014.

Lawson debuts in Hawaii

Japanese convenience store chain Lawson makes its US debut with two stores in Hawaii.