Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Links vendors, advertisers with loyalty program retailers

NORFOLK, Va. -- Outsite Networks Inc. has launched a new website, , designed to link vendors and advertisers to retailers that use Outsite Networks In-Touch loyalty marketing system. The VendorLink site offers vendors and advertisers the opportunity to enter automated sealed...

Marketing, data network system alliance to focus on c-store, petroleum industry

SAN ANTONIO -- Valero Energy Corp. has selected Transaction Network Services Inc., a provider of business-critical network and data communications services for transaction-oriented applications, to provide broadband-based Internet Protocol (IP) networks and transaction solutions for its wholesale...

Retailer also installing Transportation Optimization Module

BELLE VERNON, Pa. -- Guttman Oil Co. and Source One Transportation, A Guttman Group Co., will use FuelQuest Inc.'s Fuel Management System (FMS) to manage fuel processes for its bulk distribution of petroleum products. Along with the implementation of FMS, Guttman is also installing FuelQuest's new...

Will use TelaFuel in all 179 locations
Also enters second phase of Encore color screen program
RedPrairie Corp. has hired three convenience store industry veterans to drive its c-store business.
More stores turn to radio, TV marketing opportunities to draw customers inside
TV sets at the pump another amenity that sets Cracker Barrel apart
Stephens Grocery, Martin Eagle also partner through Excentus
Offering credit/debit, check, prepaid, gift card, age verification services