#PayTech / 7-Eleven launches a mobile wallet

… 7-Eleven, the largest chain of convenience stores in the U.S., launched its new mobile wallet. Customers can access the mobile wallet within the 7-Eleven app and use it for purchases within the chain’s U.S. stores, as well as 7-Eleven branded gas stations.

The wallet works by scanning barcodes directly through the phone. Customers can load their wallet by using credit, debit, Google Pay, Apple Pay, and 7-Eleven gift cards. They’ll also be able to fund their accounts with cash at the register.

There are perks that come with the 7‑Eleven Wallet. Customers loading their wallet for the first time with $20 or more get 2,000 reward points. They also get 2 points for almost every dollar they spend. They can then use these points to shop at 7-Eleven. There are other perks, too, like special deals and free merchandise.

https://tearsheet.co/payments/7-eleven-launches-a-mobile-wallet/