Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Alliance creates custom loyalty program for c-stores

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Pinnacle Corp. has forged an alliance with Standard Register, a premier document services provider, to provide turnkey offerings via Pinnacle's Loyalty suite of solutions including Loyalink, LoyalPass, LoyalPay and LoyalDebit. Standard Register will supply collateral needed...

Retailer partners with Catalyst

WAWA, Pa. -- Wawa Inc. has recently partnered with Catalyst International Inc., a certified SAP services partner and global provider of supply chain execution (SCE) solutions, to implement a complete wireless data collection solution, using SAPConsole, across its entire store network. Wawa, an SAP...

Selects StoreNext to help bring Amerasian offering to U.S.

TORRANCE, Calif. -- FAMIMA Corp. said it is continuing to bring its FamilyMart Amerasian philosophy to the United States via its Famima!! convenience stores on the West Coast. FamilyMarts combine the simplicity of c-stores with the speed of quick-service restaurants (QSRs) and the quality of a...

Gilbarco Veeder-Root has released the newest version of its touchscreen point-of-sale (POS) system, Passport Version 5.
Major also adds new satellite connectivity, network management services
Wawa Inc. has selected Tridium Inc., a Richmond, Va.-based provider of device-to-enterprise automation, as its companywide retail automation platform.
Wilhelm named VP of professional services
RedPrairie DigitaLogistix attains Powered by SAP NetWeaver status
Cumberland Farms selects Oracle E-Business Suite
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.