7-Eleven

Do You Know the Weird History of These Famous Company Names?

When a business has been around for decades, you take what it's called for granted. But many prominent companies nearly ended up with very different names. So, pop quiz: How knowledgeable are you about the original names -- and almost-names -- of businesses you deal with every day?

Free coffee at 7-Eleven

7-eleven logoUPDATE: This free coffee coupon is intended for Citibank customers only, according to Margaret Chabris, director of corporate communications for ...

Can 7-Eleven Cash In on Obama's Slurpee Shout Out?

President Barack Obama%u2019s wisecrack about a "slurpee summit" has the makers of the sugary drink scrambling to take advantage of free publicity. Throughout the election campaign, Obama joked about Republicans standing by with their slurpees while Democrats did all the work for the country.

Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven on July 11

There's no better sugar high than a 7-Eleven Slurpee and this Sunday, July 11, the sugar high is on the house. To celebrate its birthday, the fast...

Denny's Weighs Free Breakfasts Against Free Publicity

As a centerpiece of its Super Bowl campaign, Denny's announced plans to serve free Grand Slam breakfasts at participating restaurants for the second year in a row. It's a gambit that offsets roughly $14 million in lost revenue with huge potential gains in free publicity.