No 7-Eleven, the grassroots campaign resisting chains and corporate control, is calling out for a lively artistic-poetic-musical protest on Sunday, June 23rd, 1.30pm, on the corner of 11th st. and Ave. A, where a 7-Eleven is slated to open in September.
East Villagers and other citizens concerned with the most aggressive expansion plan of a chain to date in NYC will be gathering to express their opposition to yet another corporate attack on the heart of the neighborhood.
WHEN: Sunday, June 23rd, 1.30pm
WHERE: Ave. A @ 11th street
There are currently 32 7-Elevens in Manhattan with an additional 100 locations planned to open by 2017. 7-Eleven has 7,550 stores in the United States and more outlets than any retailer in the world with 48,000 locations worldwide.