When consumers can have almost anything delivered from Amazon.com within an hour, order via Dash buttons or through Amazon Echo’s virtual personal assistant Alexa, what does the traditional convenience store still have to offer?
Joe DePinto, chief executive officer of
Irving-based 7-Eleven, has been in charge of the world’s biggest
convenience store chain since 2005, during this age of Amazon and a time
when credit card-accepting gas pumps mean no one has to come inside the
store. . . . more