Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

A case study of vendor contract renegotiations

Brought to you by Pinnacle. Vendor contract renegotiation is a customary practice for convenience-store retailers. Periodic meetings occur between the two parties for the purposes of discussing historical campaigns, new-product releases and promotions, and optimizing product mix—all with the goal...

Strategic fuel pricing tool will help launch competitive brand

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- Yesway, an affiliate of Brookwood Financial Partners LLC, will use PriceAdvantage software to streamline and automate store-specific fuel pricing strategies for its portfolio of convenience stores. “PriceAdvantage will allow us to execute easily a strategic pricing strategy...

Study proves retailers hit with increased card fraud liability, details six steps to settlement

New study quantifies fraud burden after liability-shift date
Customers can use mobile devices they already own
Robinson based in Louisiana
Tar Heel State embracing Play at the Pump technology
Study shows high potential for theft when people use phones to check out

Video analysis identifies 3 key behaviors of tobacco customers

Purchase of for $3.3 billion has big-box retailer stepping up pace against Amazon