Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Payment-services company builds "PIER" of solutions

PRINCETON, N.J. -- Heartland Payment Systems Inc., a provider of credit/debit/prepaid-card processing, payroll, check management and payment services, acquired the Network Services division of Alliance Data Systems. With the acquisition, Heartland has become the nation's second-largest processor of...

RedPrairie Corp. announced that Tesco will implement RedPrairie's Workforce Management application at its retail stores.

WAUKESHA, Wis. -- RedPrairie Corp., a consumer-driven optimization company, announced that Tesco, one of the world's leading international retailers, will implement RedPrairie's Workforce Management application at its retail stores. The RedPrairie solution will enable Tesco to deliver greater...

NACS joins PCI Security Standards Council as newest participating organization

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- The National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) has announced its participation in the PCI Security Standards Council . The association is joining more than 20 NACS members and other organizations committed to evolving the PCI Data Security Standard (DSS) and other payment...

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Fuel management solution provides optimized sourcing, analysis, integration
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