P100M to be invested in
Bacolod, Neg. Occ.
BY ADRIAN NEMES III
The Philippine Seven Corp., local operator of the 7-Eleven chain of convenience stores, is pouring in about P100 million worth of investments in Bacolod and Negros Occidental as it targets to open 20 new branches in the city and in different areas in the province this year.
PSC president and chief executive officer Jose Victor Paterno, who said at the inauguration rites of their four branches at the Montelibano Property in Silay City, Two San Parq near Convergys call center, High Strip 5 near Panasiatic call center, and at the VSB building along Lacson Street in Bacolod City yesterday, that they will hire eight to ten employees for each stores
Paterno said one or two of these new branches will be managed by the PSC, while the rest will be run by franchisees. PSC is eyeing to put up their branches up near residential areas, stores, malls and offices, he added.