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7-Eleven Expands Home Delivery, But Slurpees Not Included

Dallas-based 7-Eleven expanded its home delivery service to three cities Tuesday, but its most well-known item, the Slurpee, isn’t on the menu for now.

09/01/2015

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7-Eleven Celebrates Free Slurpee Day On 7-11

Dallas based 7-Eleven is giving away is signature summer drink for free to celebrate July 11. Also known as 7/11 day, customers will be able to grab a free small Slurpee at participating locations.

07/10/2015

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North Texans Sweet And Sour On Sweet Drink Ban Idea

There’s new evidence that the nation may be souring on sweets—especially sugary drinks. New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has proposed a ban on sugary drinks larger than 16 oz. The first-of-its-kind ban in the US would include drinks served at restaurants, movie theaters and sports venues. But, convenience and grocery stores would be exempted. The goal is to combat soaring obesity rates.

05/31/2012