Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

New hardware, software brings EMV, customer loyalty to fuel dispenser

YORK, Pa. -- Rutter’s Farm Stores will implement NCR Corp.’s NCR OPTIC, a new outdoor payment terminal, at its 65 convenience stores in Pennsylvania. Rutter’s and NCR will launch the first OPTIC installation early in the fourth quarter of 2016. The retailer has been an NCR partner for more than 10...

Allows customers to refuel, shop in store, pay in one place

SAN FRANCISCO -- Shell Retail has forged a global framework agreement with Revel Systems , a provider of iPad point-of-sale solutions, that allows for the implementation of Revel’s iPad based POS system services at selected retail fuel sites worldwide. This agreement follows a proof of concept test...

New release includes survey scoring, photo capture

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- AccuStore, a provider of site intelligence for retailers, has released its latest software and app update. The new version boosts field team efficiency with upgrades to some of their most-used, time-saving functions for store visits. The enhancements include survey scoring with...

Combined solution in live beta testing at multiple locations
Criminals making it more difficult to find devices inside pumps
Installs LED lighting at 25 convenience stores
Gasoline retailers dealing with fraud, but also EMV upgrade costs
Conexxus, ATM group issue advice on reducing criminal activity
Drug-store chain is first retailer to integrate loyalty program with mobile-payment platform

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