Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

New deal extends technology's reach throughout retailer's operations

WAWA, Pa. -- Wawa Inc. has forged an agreement for Radiant Systems Inc. to deploy Radiant Point of Sale and related technology to more than 570 of the convenience retailer's stores. "We are looking to improve the customer experience and grow," said Howard Stoeckel, president and CEO at Wawa Inc. "...

Website helps consumers calculate gas savings

SADDLE RIVER, N.J. -- As motorists search for where to find the best price on gasoline, the creator of a new website claims his service can help calculate whether driving across town to save consumers a few cents on gasoline will ultimately cost less. The site, , provides consumers...

Gilbarco wins 2008 Microsoft Partner Excellence Award for Passport

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Microsoft's OEM Embedded Sales Division has named Gilbarco as the winner of its Partner Excellence Award for Microsoft Specialized Service Products. The award recognizes the technical excellence of Gilbarco's application of the Microsoft platform in its fully integrated Passport...

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