Japan’s 7-Eleven to offer super-fast delivery to compete with Amazon -Nikkei


Japan’s 7-Eleven convenience stores chain plans to launch a super-fast delivery service in five years, stepping up competition with Amazon.com (AMZN.O), the Nikkei financial daily reported on Monday.

Seven & i Holdings (3382.T), which operates the 7-Eleven chain, is to offer shipping times as short as 30 minutes, the report said.