Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

FireStream WorldWide Inc. has announced the hiring of Gayle Smith as vice president of customer care.

ST. LOUIS -- FireStream WorldWide Inc., a supplier of automation solutions for lubricant and petroleum jobbers, convenience stores and high-end retailers, has announced the hiring of Gayle Smith as vice president of customer care. Smith joins FireStream with more than 18 years of experience in the...

Will process both pay-at-the-pump transactions, in-store card sales

DALLAS -- Independent refiner-marketer Alon USA Energy Inc. has selected RBS Lynk as its new credit card processor. Atlanta-based RBS Lynk, the U.S. payments processing division of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group and a nonbank subsidiary of Citizens Financial Group Inc., will manage credit, debit...

Good Morning America segment uses Dresser Wayne fuel dispenser

AUSTIN, Texas -- ABC's Good Morning America (GMA) is using a Dresser Wayne Ovation iX fuel dispenser to keep viewers informed of gasoline prices, the petroleum equipment maker said. The hosts tap into the gasoline pump's integrated 10.4-inch full-color video display to engage audiences in an...

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