Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Deploys Retalix software to all company-owned stores

RA'ANANA, Israel -- Retalix Ltd., a global provider of enterprisewide software solutions for food retailers and distributors, announced that BP, the world's third largest oil, gas and petrochemical company, has selected Retalix StorePoint store and fuel software applications for over 27,000 petrol...

Retailer installs POS system in 31 locations

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Sam's Mart Corp. has chosen Gilbarco Veeder-Root's Passport as the point-of-sale (POS) system for 31 of its stores. All the stores are Shell-branded and have Gilbarco fuel dispensers. Most of the stores with Passport are located in the Atlanta area. We are impressed with Passport...

Retailer testing fuel pricing software

BALTIMORE -- Skyline Products has installed its PriceAdvantage Central Control Fuel Pricing Software at pilot convenience store sites of Royal Farms Inc. The software allows petroleum marketers at corporate headquarters to remotely update fuel pricing in the field at the point-of-sale (POS) system...

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