Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Conexxus, ATM group issue advice on reducing criminal activity

ALEXANDRIA, Va., & JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- In a joint issuance, two trade associations have produced a guide to help retailers reduce criminal skimming at ATMs, the organizations announced. In preparation for Purchase, N.Y.-based MasterCard’s October 2016 EMV liability-shift date for ATMs, the...

Drug-store chain is first retailer to integrate loyalty program with mobile-payment platform

DEERFIELD, Ill. -- In a development that expands the drug-store chain’s portfolio of unified mobile payments solutions, Walgreens Balance Rewards members can now apply their loyalty account at checkout through Android Pay, eliminating the need to separately scan or enter their Balance Rewards card...

Study maps out ways to reach Gen Z, millennials using mobile apps

Mobile coupon technology provider achieves great revenue growth
A case study of vendor contract renegotiations
Strategic fuel pricing tool will help launch competitive brand

Study proves retailers hit with increased card fraud liability, details six steps to settlement

New study quantifies fraud burden after liability-shift date
Customers can use mobile devices they already own
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