Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

New software automate and execute faster price changes

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- PriceAdvantage, a fuel-price management software company and division of Skyline Products, announced Feb. 12 that retailer Enmarket has chosen PriceAdvantage software to automate and accelerate fuel pricing at its 61 convenience stores throughout Georgia, South Carolina...

BP, Visa partner to tie loyalty with mobile and more convenient payment

CHICAGO -- BP’s recent partnership with Visa appears to be part of a growing movement to pair a retailer’s loyalty program to payment. With Chicago-based BP’s latest announcement, members of its loyalty program will now have the ability to link eligible Visa payment cards to their BP Driver Rewards...

Jim Poteet

Jim Poteet

Will leverage background in cash management product development, operations, sales

NEW ALBANY, Ind. -- FireKing Security Group has announced the hiring of Jim Poteet as executive vice president of sales and marketing, reporting to CEO Mark Essig. With more than 24 years of experience, Poteet is a seasoned executive who brings in-depth understanding and success in payments,...

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E-Z Mart exec to head up Arkansas Research Alliance board of trustees
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Implementing enterprise software across business units including 10 Last Minit Mart c-stores