Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Replaces paper-based manual inventory, cashier operations

HOLTSVILLE, N.Y. -- Symbol Technologies Inc., The Enterprise Mobility Co., said that BRB Enterprises, a Springfield, Ore.-based Chevron franchisee, has selected the Symbol LS9203 omnidirectional bar code scanner to increase efficiency and accuracy in its convenience stores across Oregon. The LS9203...

Petro Stopping Centers selects Salient's performance management solution

EL PASO, Texas -- Petro Stopping Centers LP has chosen Salient Corp.'s Category Minder 3.0, part of the performance management solutions provider's Margin Minder Series for improved business performance management. Petro Stopping Centers will use Category Minder for promotional analysis, gross...

ExxonMobil introduces Instant Activation for electronic payment system

FAIRFAX, Va. -- ExxonMobil Corp. said that it has made its Speedpass electronic payment system more convenient. Speedpass Instant Activation will allow customers to open a Speedpass account and use their Speedpass fob within about two minutes at Exxon and Mobil stations. A handheld wireless...

Petroleum marketer implementing TelaFuel
Truckstop chain selects network Wi-Fi hot spot provider
Tech firm offers managed IP services to branded retailers
Gilbarco Veeder-Root and Shell Oil Products US have announced the availability of the Passport Point of Sale System for Shell-branded retail fuel outlets.
Shell offers wide-area-network option to operators
Partnership creates dual cash machine/financial services kiosk
Retailer implementing TelaFuel supply chain management tools