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Low-Cost Franchises

Zero Franchise Fee is for anyone with a head for business

Here’s yet another reason to consider a franchising career with the world’s No. 1 convenience store. 7‑Eleven is offering several low-cost franchise investment opportunities to highly motivated and business-minded individuals who know what it takes to succeed.

The Zero Franchise Fee Program offers select stores in select markets nationwide with zero franchise fees. That’s a potential savings of up to $80,000 on a brand new career! To qualify, you must meet our basic Franchisee requirements.

Our Zero Franchise Fee Program includes select Corporate Stores only. If you qualify for one of these stores, you will be responsible for:

  • Initial change fund
  • Initial inventory down payment
  • All licensing expenses
  • Training expenses and other initial fees

If you’ve ever thought about a career in franchising, this is the perfect time to make a move. Get started on an application today!

You’re sure to have questions. Here’s a list of FAQs that should help.

Q: What is the Zero Franchise Fee Program?

A: The Zero Franchise Fee Program is designed to provide existing and future Franchisees an opportunity to either expand their current business or become a Franchisee by eliminating the initial franchise fee on select Corporate Stores.

Q: How would I qualify to franchise a Zero Franchise Fee store?

A: The standard qualification process will apply for both existing and prospective Franchisees. To get started, please visit our application page.

Q: Why would someone franchise a store that did not qualify for the Zero Franchise Fee Program?

A: There are many factors to consider when selecting a store to franchise, such as current store sales, proximity to current business, distance to where
 you live, the trade area in which you would conduct business, and the cost associated with obtaining a franchise.

Q: How long will 7‑Eleven offer the Zero Franchise Fee Program?

A: Interest in the program will be evaluated on a yearly basis.

Q: Who is the ideal candidate for the Zero Franchise Fee Corporate Stores?

A: The ideal candidate has the necessary business experience and is willing to invest time in using the system to grow volume and profitability for these stores.

Q: Can an existing Franchisee or prospective Franchisee qualify to franchise more than one Zero Franchise Fee Corporate Store?

A: Yes. By using our standard Franchisee qualification process, we will review the possibility of franchising more than one store to the same Franchisee.