Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

New tool measures product category strength

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. -- The Nielsen Co. today introduced the Nielsen Retailer Category Shopper & Buyer Scorecard, a new, first-of-its-kind tool for manufacturers and retailers to use together to measure how certain product categories bring shoppers into stores. Available for use by any manufacturer...

Atkinson new sales VP, Baehser new sales dir. for eastern U.S.

CARROLLTON, Texas -- Tidel Engineering LP, a provider of cash management systems and robbery prevention products, said that Jay Atkinson has joined the company as vice president of sales for the U.S. market. Atkinson has spent the last 16 years in the armored car industry. He was most recently vice...

Will help Palm POS clients meet PCI Security Standards Council requirements

ALBANY, Calif. -- Bardon Data Systems and The Pinnacle Corp. have announced a partnership to provide Pinnacle Palm POS clients with implementation tools that meet the stringent security requirements mandated by the PCI Security Standards Council. The PCI Security Standards Council is an independent...

Tech firm to deliver VPN, security to 100 stations
CEO files for personal bankruptcy; involuntary petition filed against firm
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KSS announced two new additions to its range of fuels pricing solutions, PriceNet Mobile and KSS Visualizer.
7-Eleven Inc. is among several corporations that The Dallas Morning News said is trying to hold its travel budget flat for 2008 by being savvier on trip planning.
Offers PCI security compliance supporting contactless gas pump card payments
RedPrairie Corp., a consumer-driven optimization company, has unveiled Retail Performance Management (RPM) for Petroleum & Convenience Stores.