Seven & i Holdings news

20 September 2021
Southeast Asia's convenience channel is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.1% from 2020 to 2022. Southeast Asia is a convenience hotspot It has the highest concentration of convenience sales relative to other regions. Its total convenience sales value in 2020 is US$36bn.   Source: IGD Research Convenience is growing in importance It will widen its lead over other physical chan...
13 September 2021
Our latest research provides recommendations on how you should prepare for energy transition in convenience retail. Available to IGD Retail Analysis subscribers: The future for forecourts in Europe Below are some of the key highlights… Looking for more insight? Retail Analysis subscribers can read more here: Your guide to convenience...
08 September 2021
Earlier this year, we outlined five global trends that will shape the convenience channel this year and beyond. Below are some case studies to show how convenience retail and technology are connecting further. Sweden: Pressbyrån opens unstaffed store in a hospital   Pressbyrån has opened its second unstaffed 24/7 Pressbyrån Go store, this time at Huddinge Hospital. In urban locations...
06 September 2021
7-Eleven plans to roll out on-demand home delivery in Japan nationwide by 2025. An ambitious target based on current progress  On-demand delivery services are currently available at 550 stores across Tokyo, Hokkaido and Hiroshima Prefectures. The retailer plans to have 1,000 stores activated by the end of February 2022. 7-Eleven will have to expand a much faster pace in the subsequent years...
31 August 2021
The first 7-Eleven Cambodia store opened officially on 30 th August. Key representatives at opening ceremony Source: CP ALL The opening was officiated by Mr Chairote Thiwat Muncharoen, Senior Executive Vice President, International Unit, CP All Public Company Limited. A simple opening ceremony took place due to the current COVID-19 situation. Other guest include  Lokjum Tiaoto Pil...
12 July 2021
Celebrate 7-Eleven day with special discounts for the whole month of July in Singapore. First promotional period kicks off on 10-12 July The retailer is providing a SGD1.10 (US$0.80)off storewide with a minimum spend of SGD7 (US$5.20) for the first three days. It is unusual for the retailer to provide a storewide discount. Shoppers can also receive a free treat of Mr. Softee Matcha ice crea...
09 July 2021
Seven & i Holdings, Aeon and Lawson have posted their Q1 results for the period ended May 31, 2021. Summary and our view The performance of Japan’s leading retailers in Q1 showed some signs of recovery. More shoppers are beginning to return to stores, while average baskets sizes are declining slightly compared to heighted levels since the pandemic. However, overall sales, especially from co...
08 July 2021
7-Eeven has opened its 1,000 th and 3,000 th stores in Hong Kong and the Philippines, respectively.  Celebrating 1,000th store in Hong Kong 7-Eleven is celebrating the milestone by inviting customers to play its Instant Win Game. From 30 June to 13 July, customers spending HKD20 (US$2.6) or more can scan the QR code on the receipt and match up the icons in-store. Prizes include 7-Eleven H...
24 May 2021
We look inside 7-Eleven’s x Heineken concept store in the Philippines, plus review what the retailer is doing in Singapore, Malaysia, USA and Denmark. Philippines: 7-Eleven x Heineken 7-Eleven Philippines has opened two-storey Heineken concept store in Quezon City. In addition to the typical products found at a 7-Eleven store, it features Heineken-branded posts, shelves and chillers, a walk...
17 May 2021
7-Eleven has confirmed it has completed the acquisition of approx. 3,800 Speedway stores in the U.S. The two companies agreed to a deal worth US$21bn last year . It takes 7-Eleven’s total store network to approximately 14,000 stores in North America. Post-acquisition activities begin 7-Eleven has a proven playbook for successfully integrating acquisitions. Key areas to drive synergies incl...