Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Dispenser enables transfer of media content to WiFi devices

LAS VEGAS -- Fuel dispenser manufacturer Dresser Wayne said it is joining the Microsoft Automotive Business Unit at the 2007 International Consumer Electronics Show this week to demonstrate how consumers can wirelessly transfer music to their car while pumping gasoline. The Dresser Wayne Ovation2...

Murphy to implement driver's license ACH payment system

EL DORADO, Ark. -- Murphy Oil USA Inc. has signed an agreement with National Payment Card LLC (NPC), an electronic funds payment service bureau that interfaces with point-of-sale (POS) systems, to institute NPC's patent-pending technology that substantially reduces card acceptance costs at selected...

Kwik Trip Inc. selected the Ingenico i6550 as its next-generation PIN pad, and will be deploying more than 1,100 terminals throughout its chain.

LA CROSSE, Wis. -- Kwik Trip Inc. has selected the Ingenico i6550 as its next-generation PIN pad, and over the next several months will be deploying more than 1,100 of these terminals throughout its convenience store chain. Ingenico devices interface seamlessly to Kwik Trip's point-of-sale (POS)...

Officials shelve plan for free access
Using an American Express Prepaid Card at Chevron and Texaco locations just became easier as Chevron Products Co. implemented partial authorization at the pump.
Recording software automates quality assurance process
Sheetz Inc. has turned to Deploy Solutions Inc., a provider of enterprise talent management solutions, to help improve its recruiting and hiring results.
Retailer launches new rewards program
Retailers select management software
Pay By Touch has acquired S&H Solutions and its parent company S&H greenpoints. The purchase price was in excess of $100 million in cash and stock.