Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Stephens Grocery, Martin Eagle also partner through Excentus

IRVING, Texas -- Excentus Corp., a provider of fuel-site marketing programs, technology and integration services, said that its technology is enabling an alliance between SUPERVALU's Shop n Save franchise supermarkets and Sunoco Inc. for a cross-marketing program that gives consumers discounts at...

Offering credit/debit, check, prepaid, gift card, age verification services

SCOTTS BLUFF, Neb. The Panhandle Cooperative Association has installed POSA Tech Inc. terminals in all of its grocery, convenience store and pharmacy locations, offering multiple processing services and products. We arerunning credit/debit cards, check services, prepaid, custom gift cards and age...

Introduction accompanied by leasing programs, incentives

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Gilbarco Veeder-Root's Passport point-of-sale (POS) system is now approved for and available to Chevron-branded retailers. In addition, Gilbarco Veeder-Root is offering a leasing program and other incentives to assist Chevron retailers in upgrading well before the end-of-life...

Enhances online information
E.J. Pope & Son Inc., dba Handy Mart, has purchased RedPrairie Corp.'s BlueCube Enterprise Software for midsized convenience store retailers.
Deal designed to reduce transaction processing fees
Chevron approves PumpMedia to power digital signage
Will enhance speed-of-service, loyalty for grocery chain's gas customers.
Also forms paperless partnership
MPSI Systems Inc. changes name to Market Planning Solutions Inc.