7-Eleven Is Opening A New Location On Wilkinson Blvd In Charlotte

Convenience store giant, 7-Eleven, is getting ready to open another location in Charlotte, North Carolina. It is located on the northeast corner of Wilkinson Blvd and Ashley road across the street from the Walmart Supercenter.

This location was once a Shell gas station and is scheduled to open sometime in July, 2022.

Location History

2018 Street View Image of a Shell Gas Station on the same site.
The Shell gas station was razed in 2021.
2002 satellite image before the Walmart Supercenter.

Interesting 7-Eleven Facts

  • 7-Eleven was founded in Dallas, Texas an ice house named Tote’m Stores in 1927.
  • It was named 7-Eleven to reflect it’s long operating hours.
  • The stores began selling frozen drinks known as Slurpee’s in 1965.
  • The company made its first public stock offering in 1968.
  • 7-Eleven has over 78,000 stores in 19 countries.

3000 Wilkinson Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28208

Last Updated on May 15, 2022 by F. E. Mufute

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