Technology news affecting the convenience store industry
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N.C. retailer processes sale through Gilbarco POS and dispenser  

BURLINGTON, N.C. -- A North Carolina retailer has processed the first EMV chip-card transaction at a fuel dispenser in the United States. The milestone took place at a 49 Fuels site in Burlington, N.C., using a Gilbarco Passport point of sale (POS) at an Encore fuel dispenser on the First Data...

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Deal intended to improve efficiency and automation

WALKER, Minn. -- Orton Oil has chosen PDI as its enterprise resource planning (ERP) software provider. The convenience-store retailer and fuel distributor licensed PDI’s retail and petroleum wholesale software to improve efficiency by automating manual processes and helping employees manage by...

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