7-Eleven to Launch Nationwide Charging Network
7-Eleven is launching a nationwide charging network, the convenience store chain announced.
Called 7Charge, its new, proprietary EV charging network and app will aim to deliver a fast-charging experience and one of the largest and most compatible electric vehicle (EV) fast-charging networks of any retailer in North America.
According to the company, 7Charge sites will allow customers to charge any EV make and model compatible with common CHAdeMO or Combined Charging System (CCS) plug types, and will also have an integrated app for payment.
“For over 95 years, 7-Eleven has innovated to meet our customers’ needs – delivering convenience where, when and how they want it,” said Joe DePinto, President and Chief Executive Officer at 7-Eleven. “Now, we are innovating once again to meet our customers’ where they are by expanding our business to provide EV drivers convenience of the future, today.”