Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Will evaluate product, service for further rollout

SAN ANTONIO -- TETCO Inc., the San Antonio-based petrochemical distribution and convenience store operator, will be deploying Blink Logic Inc.'s software-as-a-service (SaaS) business intelligence (BI) solution to provide the executive management team with the ability to create its own reports,...

Father of the PC opens CRC 2008 with lessons from his whiz-kid life

SAN ANTONIO -- Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Inc. and arguably the most important inventor of the past half century, told his story to a packed room of 500-plus attendees of CSP's 2008 Convenience Retailing Conference on Monday in San Antonio. Wozniak, who built the world's first personal...

Firm will provide data center services to Ga. retailer

WAYCROSS, Ga. -- Peak 10, an independent data center operator and managed services provider, said that it will begin supplying its services to convenience retailer Flash Foods Inc. The chain will receive both managed IT and data center services out of Peak 10 Jacksonville's data center. "With...

VeriFone Inc. was the first payment provider to obtain Interac Association Device Certification for outdoor payment solutions.
U.S. Bank, MasterCard, Nokia launch mobile payments pilot in Spokane
Jr. Food Stores puts checkout work in customers ' hands, finds early acceptance.
Firm will provide credit card processing now, then debit
Will share technology, jointly market RackPrice, PriceNet
Choosing software to counter thin margins
Will provide processing services for retailer's ATMs in Midwest.