Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Adds commentary, analysis, price map; Cenex also tweaks its website

ORLANDO, Fla. -- AAA, the nation's largest organization for motorists and leisure travelers, has launched a new version of its fuel price reporting website, the AAA Fuel Gauge Report, at . The site, which relies on data collected for AAA by Oil Price Information Service...

System controls dispenser, credit-card and tank-monitor systems

MADISON, Ala. -- FISCAL Systems announced that FISCAL's Point of Sale (POS) has achieved certification with the BP Electronic Payment Server (EPS), the interface to BP's network. The POS controls the fuel dispensers, credit-card readers, in-ground tank monitors, and car-wash systems. To meet the...

Satellite,hybrid network supports retail applications, business continuity

CANTON, Mass. -- Cumberland Farms has signed a contract with Spacenet Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. and one of the world's leading providers of satellite networking solutions, for Spacenet to provide an upgraded data network to the retailer's approximately 500...

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Walters-Dimmick Petroleum Inc. is installing Gilbarco FlexPay Encrypting PIN Pads at its 75 Shell-branded locations.
Platform helps control spending, secure best products, curb fraudulent payments
Cumberland Farms Inc. selected Ultimate Software's UltiPro for comprehensive human capital management and talent management.
FKG Oil Co. selected Radiant Systems Inc. to provide its 75 MotoMart-branded convenience retail locations with Radiant's Point of Sale and related technology.
Tech firm launches software campaign, consulting division
Symphony.pos manager automates process of POS configuration