7-Eleven switchover not just a name change
August 14, 2019
Of The New Era
Sweet Home's former Circle K convenience store was shut down last week as construction workers turned it into a 7-Eleven.
The store is getting a total overhaul, said Mary Kay Riley, project manager for Western Engineering and Construction of Fullerton, Calif., which is doing the makeover at 2405 Main St. for the 7-Eleven corporation.
"Basically, what we're doing is Circle K is turning into a 7-Eleven," she said.
The new store will have "all new equipment," she said – a Slurpee machine, a new soda dispenser, freezers, open-air cases, counters, hot dog grills – "everyth...