Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

MasterCard's October 2016 liability-shift date for EMV at ATMs looms

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - - As the EMV liability-shift date for ATMs drawing closer, the focus on data security at convenience stores heightens, spurred by recent statistics showing a spike in skimming activity at cash-dispensing machines, according to c-store association executives. With overall Europay...

Convenience stores may offer exclusive promotional downloads

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — If Google has its way, gas stations and convenience stores could buy the rights to a popular song and offer it free, but only to customers who fill up at their locations, according to a report from an automotive publication. The scenario stems from a recently filed patent...

Kroger latest to file against Visa over EMV

CINCINNATI -- Grocery and convenience-store operator Kroger has become the latest retailer to file a lawsuit against Visa over its chip-and-signature rule regarding debit transactions, according to court documents. The suit, filed in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, is similar...

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