Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Wireless system targets above-ground storage tanks

SIMSBURY, Conn. -- Veeder-Root announced the availability of the Veeder-Root TLS-RF Wireless System for fleet fueling AST applications. The system provides fleet fueling operators with a cost effective real-time fuel inventory management system, according to Cal Tanck, global platform manager for...

Company expands payment-systems business

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- VeriFone Holdings Inc. has agreed to acquire the payment systems business of Trintech Group PLC in an all-cash transaction. Trintech's unattended and outdoor payment systems will enhance VeriFone's solutions in the growing markets for self-service payment, vending and pay-at-the...

C-store chain to use PriceNet program

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- KSS announced yesterday that Circle K Stores, a subsidiary of Alimentation Couche-Tard, has selected the KSS PriceNet solution to automate its fuel pump pricing process. Circle K, with more than 2,100 sites across the United States, will use KSS PriceNet to ensure that its...

Will use PriceNet to set daily fuel pump prices
Wallis rolls out biometric payment at 13 locations
Set to deliver self-service bill payment, financial services to retailer
Technology delivers electronic order management in real-time
Offers Convenience Store & Service Station energy efficiency program in California
Datawire Communications Networks Inc. began rollout of its patented VXN Network with CHS Inc., offering Datawire to all 1,600 Cenex-branded gas stations.
Will offer additional financial functionality for future POS requirements