Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Regulations force exact specifications for 33-foot-wide structure

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Skyline Products , a manufacturer of electronic price signs, has delivered a massive scrolling fuel price sign to a prominent Missouri travel center. At more than 33 feet wide and nearly 13 feet tall, the new sign will replace an existing Skyline price sign that has been...

customer loyalty

But census finds fewer consumers join as loyalty market matures

CINCINNATI -- U.S. consumers hold 3.8 billion memberships in customer loyalty programs, according to the 2017 Colloquy Loyalty Census. The 3.8 billion tabulation shows membership growth continues, but it has slowed to 15% compared to the 26% growth rate achieved in the 2015 census, when total...

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The future is mobile-based and personalized

cyber security

Ransomware leveled at companies is becoming more common

Break Time
New technology offers one-size-fits-all solution

Amazon's deal with Whole Foods has imaginations running wild

Samsung Smart Fridge
Capabilities include retail, media and productivity
Moby mobile c-store

The future of retail might travel to consumers

Casey's General Store
New technology also supports mobile wallets and encryption
Wendy's sign

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