Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

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...

Offering POS solution for small-format convenience, fuel retailers

MILPITAS, Calif. -- XProtean said that it has joined NCR Corp.'s NCR RealPartner program as a reseller of NCR RealPOS point-of-sale (POS) workstations. The XProtean solution pairs NCR RealPOS hardware with its integrated retail management software solution to optimize operations for small-format...

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