Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Selection, hiring solution automates employment application process

ALTOONA, Pa. -- Sheetz Inc., with 350 retail sites and more than 11,000 employees at any given time, has renewed its contract with selection and hiring solution firm Kronos Inc., which offers field-based hourly recruiting. "Besides being incredibly time consuming to wade through, paper applications...

Firm provides Esso On the Run c-stores with prepaid products, services

CALGARY, Alberta -- Imperial Oil Ltd. has awarded a five-year contract to VendTek Systems Inc., a provider of automated transaction systems software, to provide Imperial's Esso On the Run convenience stores with prepaid products and services. VendTek will continue to manage the prepaid category for...

Retailer selects Commodity XL for Oil to manage fuel inventory, mitigate market risk

ALTOONA, Pa. -- Sheetz Inc. has selected Triple Point Technology's Commodity XL for Oil to manage wholesale gasoline procurement, hedging programs and supply chain logistics from purchase point to storage location. The convenience retailer will use Commodity XL for Oil to gain a real-time view of...

Grocery-convenience retailer ramps up self-service kiosk
Independent body will validate products' adherence to standards, test interoperability.
Retailers can sell, activate, process payments, check balances from POS
PDI's 25th anniversary a highlight Users' Conference.
Gasoline brand licensing company Crown Central LLC has expanded its longstanding relationship with Wright Express to include its TelaPoint Inc. subsidiary.
Retalix Ltd. announced today that the company's board of directors has approved the appointment of Ishay Davidi as chairman.
Petroleum industry tech firm declares two Microsoft competencies