Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Radiant Communications upgrades retailer's data solutions

BURNABY, B.C. -- 7-Eleven Canada Inc. has completed the rollout of Radiant Communications Corp.'s data solutions nationwide. Radiant's fully managed VPN allows each store to process point-of-sale (POS) transactions four to five times faster than previously possible, the broadband solutions company...

7-Eleven offering Nexon America cards for gamers' virtual shopping experience

DALLAS -- 7-Eleven Inc. is promoting a new videogame initiative that is less about hardware and software than it is about going on a virtual shopping spree. 7-Eleven stores and their 24-hour operation make it more convenient for "Massively Multiplayer Online Game" (MMOG) fans to personalize their...

RedPrairie Execution Management now available to c-stores

MILWAUKEE -- RedPrairie Corp. has unveiled its Execution Management solution for petroleum and convenience stores. Used by retailers such as Best Buy, Borders, JCPenney and Lowe's, RedPrairie's solution is now available to c-store operators for the first time. Execution management closes the gap...

Transaction firm will provide payment processing services
Software support firm to provide new resources, efficiencies
Retailer offering MasterCard PayPass option
Industry tech alliance seeks new executive director
Data-security fuels trade-show innovation
New tool measures product category strength
Atkinson new sales VP, Baehser new sales dir. for eastern U.S.