Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Combined solution in live beta testing at multiple locations

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Pinnacle Corp. and National Bankcard Services Inc. (NBS) have completed and certified the integration between the Pinnacle Palm point-of sale (POS) and NBS payment-processing host. The combined solution is now compliant with Europay, MasterCard and Visa (EMV), a global...

Criminals making it more difficult to find devices inside pumps

LANSING, Mich. -- Credit-card skimmers remain a problem in Michigan and elsewhere, according to Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) director Jamie Clover Adams. “Approximately 70 credit-card skimmers have been found and removed from gas pumps statewide since last year...

Installs LED lighting at 25 convenience stores

TUSCON, Ariz. -- Quik Mart has replaced fluorescent and HID interior/exterior lighting with solid-state LED lighting at 25 convenience stores in the Tucson, Ariz., market. The work was performed by SCS Energy Solutions Corp.’s lighting division. SCS Lighting also developed a solution for beverage...

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

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