Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Outdoor compliance moving forward

HOUSTON -- More than 11,000 Shell-branded retail sites—or nearly 80%—are now fully indoor compliant with the Europay, MasterCard and Visa (EMV) payment standard, with the remainder expected to meet indoor compliance by spring 2017, Shell Oil Co. has announced. As indoor EMV deployment nears...

The pilot program will kick off this year in select markets

WELLESLEY HILLS, Mass. -- Gulf Oil announced the launch of Gulf Pay, a mobile payment application, that will allow customers to pay for fuel at the pump, purchase products in the convenience store and find Gulf Oil stations near them. The app will provide exclusive offers for fuel and in-store...

Is this a look into the retailer's future?

Unit leans on technology on the heels of Amazon’s smart c-store test

How the convenience-store retailer is clicking, riding and flying its way to customers

Or, how long before Apple Pay is the primary form of payment in brick-and-mortar stores?

How to defend company data and prepare for the worst

Bezos takes to Twitter to deny rumors

Retailer goups share priorities with the new guard in Washington.

Who can use the service, when and where?