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The closest 7-11 to us is on Atlantic, near Brooklyn Ave
It is kind of a far walk for a Slurpee, but I have done it.
whynot_31 said:Until they change out the merchandise, yes, that is what this resembles.Time will tell whether they replace/upgrade the merchandise one item at a time.
whynot_31 said:Until they change out the merchandise, yes, that is what this resembles.
Time will tell whether they replace/upgrade the merchandise one item at a time.
I am pleased to report that today, a large, ugly, ancient, filthy reach-in chest freezer has been moved to the curb.
The interior upgrade of the store fixtures and merchandise has begun
Unfortunately this doesn't look like a St. John's marketplace renovation. More like lipstick on a pig.
They have a big wood board covering one of the glass panels. Vandals broke the glass. This is why we can't have nice things.
They are in a very awkward stage, in which they have not yet invested enough in renovations to attract the St John's Marketplace demographic, yet are still very dependent on people who shop for 40s and cigarettes late at night and in the very early morning.
They know they can't satisfy both groups.
They know the St John's Marketplace demographic is the future, yet they lack the capital and the courage to make the leap.
To my knowledge, they remain open 24 hours. Once they completely switch over, they will be able to reduce their hours to 7 AM - 11 PM.
New Awning Up:
Just a few years ago: