Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Cumberland Farms selects Oracle E-Business Suite

CANTON, Mass. -- Cumberland Farms Inc. has selected the Oracle E-Business Suite to help improve financial reporting and establish a platform for growth across its retail, fuel distribution and property management businesses. Cumberland Farms will use Oracle applications to provide management of...

In partnership with Nokia and 7-Eleven Inc., MasterCard Worldwide is conducting a consumer trial of near field communications-enabled mobile phones with MasterCard PayPass capability.

DALLAS -- In partnership with Nokia and 7-Eleven Inc., MasterCard Worldwide is now conducting a consumer trial in Dallas of near field communications (NFC)-enabled mobile phones with MasterCard PayPass capability. Up to 500 participants from the 7-Eleven Speak Out wireless program are getting NFC-...

Dari Mart selects Pinnacle's biz intel suite

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. -- Dari Mart Stores Inc. has selected The Pinnacle Corp.'s Enterprise Performance Management (EPM), a browser-based business intelligence suite. EPM is an analytical tool that retailers use to access, interpret and distribute store data from the store level to the corporate...

Ellis, Stewart, Mbau join software firm
Grocery/c-store retailer offering finger scan payment system
VendTek helping retailer sell long-distance products
RedPrairie unveiled a comprehensive new Workforce Management Solution and partner strategy last week at RedConnect:2006.
Wallis Oil has selected KSS's PriceNet to automate and optimize its daily fuel-pricing process.
Irving launches WiFi service at selected locations
Sheetz Inc. has deployed a SumTotal Systems learning management system (LMS). LMS is an enterprise software platform for managing talent.