CHS Selects Comdata

Smart Solutions offered as an enhanced POS solution

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. -- CHS Inc. has approved Comdata Corp.'s Smart Solutions point-of-sale systems for use at CHS's 1,400 convenience stores nationwide, which operate under the Cenex energy brand.

Comdata Smart Solutions deliver flexible point-of-sale systems that enable store operators to consolidate convenience store, fuel and other profit centers into a single platform. PCI PA-DSS compliant, Smart Solutions is also integrated with multiple payment types, including the leading fleet cards.

"At CHS, we strive to develop relationships that deliver value to our locations," [image-nocss] said Rick Cummings, vice president of refined fuels marketing for CHS. "Comdata's rich experience in the industry helps it understand the challenges facing petroleum marketers, and Smart Solutions will allow marketers to consolidate equipment, reduce costs and improve operational efficiency."

"We are pleased to work with CHS on this venture," said Randy Morgan, executive vice president of sales at Comdata. "CHS is dedicated to providing high-quality service at each of its locations, and Smart Solutions' unique ability to effectively manage both diesel transactions and other, more traditional convenience-store purchases should provide a key benefit in its ability to create additional value for their customers."

Inver Grove Heights, Minn.-based CHS Inc. is a diversified energy, grains and foods company committed to providing the essential resources that enrich lives around the world. The company operates petroleum refineries/pipelines and manufactures, markets and distributes Cenex brand refined fuels, lubricants, propane and renewable energy products.

Comdata Corp., Brentwood, Tenn., is a leading business-to-business provider of innovative electronic payment solutions. As an issuer and a processor, the company enables more than $23 billion in fleet card, credit card, paycard and virtual card transactions annually.