Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

PCI rules, finer technology points dominate show-floor talk

[Editor's Note: This is the first of two trade-show floor reports from NACStech.] GRAPEVINE, Texas -- Suppliers on the trade-show floor of the 13th annual NACStech conference pointed to compliance with Visa and MasterCard standards, as well as more sophisticated technological advances as key...

Retailer seeks tech support for image upgrade

NEWTON, Mass. -- Gulf Oil, a wholesale fuel distributor with more than 2,400 retail centers, has selected Oracle Financials, part of the Oracle E-Business Suite, and Oracle Project Costing. The Oracle applications will support Gulf's corporate growth strategy as the company repositions itself in...

NACStech sessions reveal scannable text-based coupons, project-management advice

GRAPEVINE, Texas -- From coupons scanned right off of a customer's cell-phone display to working advice on project management, helpful bits and bytes of information surfaced over the course of the three-day NACStech conference in Grapevine, Texas. Retailers, suppliers and consultants also covered...

Shell Coolband program leverages Cybera
Supermarket retailer implementing fuels pricing solutions
Will centralize fleet card authorization, store transaction capture
New systems replace legacy platform, unify operations
Retailers dig past surface at NACStech conference
Secure PumpPAY PCI upgrade will support VeriShield encryption
New feature bases message on previous purchases