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South Orange 7-Eleven Holds Grand Opening

August 23, 2013 at 3:50 PM

 

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The new 7-Eleven convenience store at 60 Valley Street held a Grand Opening celebration on Friday.  The store has been open for business since July 18, at the former site of Town Hall Deli, which moved just around the corner to 4 1st Street in June.

“We love it here. This community is great for us,” said 7-Eleven regional manager Michael Viglione. “Everybody who has been coming in is very happy that we’re here, so we’re excited to be here.”

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The party featured a DJ spinning hit tunes in the parking lot while employees gave away t-shirts, travel cups and more. Inside the store, customers were treated to sandwiches and the chain’s famous Slurpees.  BodyArmor Superdrink hosted a football-throwing contest and gave out samples.

“We’re happy to be here to support the grand opening of the all-new 7-Eleven here in South Orange,” said Sammy Mui, of BodyArmor Superdrink.  “We are even more excited to support the community of South Orange by bringing them a healthier alternative to the other products out there on the market.”

The local store’s manager Ravi Meel said, “This is a great company, a great store.  We’re here to support the community.”

South Orange Trustee Steve Schnall was on hand to assist in the ribbon-cutting ceremony along with Nancy Gould, the Acting Director of the South Orange Village Center Alliance.

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