Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Preston named vice president of sales for North American

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- KSS, a major supplier of fuels pricing analytics, execution and optimization systems to the oil and gas, convenience store, grocery and big-box retail industries, has appointed Alan Preston to the role of vice president sales for North America. Preston comes to KSS from SAP,...

Unisys to provide support services to 470 outlets

TORONTO -- Unisys Corp. has announced that its Canadian subsidiary, Unisys Canada, has won a contract from NEC Corp. of America to provide outsourced IT support services for 470 7-Eleven retail convenience stores throughout Canada. The Unisys contract is valued at approximately $6 million (U.S.)...

Hackers break into Citibank's network of c-store cash machines

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Hackers broke into Citibank's network of ATMs inside 7-Eleven stores and stole customers' PIN codes, according to recent court filings. The scam netted the alleged identity thieves millions of dollars. Criminals were able to access PINs by attacking the backend computers...

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