7-Eleven Delivers Slurpees To Customers’ Homes For The Ultimate Convenience

7-Eleven Delivers Slurpees To Customers’ Homes For The Ultimate Convenience
Food & Beverage

The convenience store partners with Flirtey to make the first at-home drone delivery in the United States

Rachel Oliner
  • 27 july 2016

Convenience store chain 7-Eleven has partnered with drone delivery start-up Flirtey to deliver a slew of snacks ranging from Slurpees to donuts to hot coffee to a family’s home in Reno, Nevada.

Based in Reno, Flirtey doesn’t re-appropriate already-built drones. Instead, the start-up develops the software and the hardware on its own, and has even created its own shipping containers to keep the goods secure while they’re being delivered mid-air.

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