Owner of lot’s first 7-Eleven goes shopping at the new one, talks to reporters on opening day.
About a month ago we reported the construction of a 7-Eleven convenience store in the parking lot of an existing 7-Eleven store. This odd development was a part of an ongoing legal battle between the corporate office and a lone franchise owner Mitoshi Matsumoto.
It all began back in 2018, when Matsumoto declared he would no longer keep his store open 24 hours a day, citing a lack of staff as the cause. He said that the percentage of revenue taken