Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

PDI conference draws record numbers, touts new version of software

SAN ANTONIO – With more than 500 convenience retailers and petroleum marketers in attendance, technology provider PDI saw record-breaking attendance numbers at its annual users’ summit last week, where officials spoke about the latest version of its core product, Enterprise 8. One of the newer...

The story of payment at retail continues to evolve well past July’s CSP cover story. Here are three recent developments ...

Chevy enlists IBM’s Watson to give away gas for good thoughts

Major gasoline retailer does the math across its network
Retailer implementing Cabletime’s MediaStar solutions
New hardware, software brings EMV, customer loyalty to fuel dispenser
Allows customers to refuel, shop in store, pay in one place
New release includes survey scoring, photo capture
Combined solution in live beta testing at multiple locations
Criminals making it more difficult to find devices inside pumps