Technology news affecting the convenience store industry
CardHub EMV

Are Stores EMV-Compliant? ~42% of retailers have not updated the terminals in any of their stores.

More than 40% have yet to upgrade in-store POS six months after liability shift, study says

WASHINGTON -- Despite having to assume responsibility for fraudulent card purchases, 42% of retailers still have to upgrade their in-store point-of-sale (POS) terminals to be compliant with Europay MasterCard Visa (EMV) security standards, according to a recent study. The report included all types...

GasBuddy OpenStore enables digital Coffee Club, more

GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Valley Dairy, an independent convenience store chain that has been serving the Grand Forks, N.D., area for nearly 50 years, has announced the launch of its new mobile app in partnership with GasBuddy OpenStore. Customers can download the free Valley Dairy app for Android or iOS...

Digital payment provider enhances products with rewards program

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- WaveCrest Group has announced a fuel-rewards enhancement to its MyFare and MyChoice prepaid-card programs, providing cardholders a no-cost loyalty program that lets them save on gasoline purchases. Cardholders earn fuel savings for purchases at participating grocery stores...

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