Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Multi-year agreement includes gift cards, photofinishing, mp3 downloads, WiFi

DALLAS -- 7-Eleven Canada Inc. has re-signed a multi-year agreement for DataWave Systems Inc., a provider of prepaid and stored-value delivery systems, to be the exclusive supplier of Point-of-Sale Activation (POSA) technology to the retailer. Wayne, N.J.-based DataWave's relationship with 7-Eleven...

FTC, API, STI offer upgrades, too

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Pinnacle Corp. has relaunched its website, . Changes to the website include a new look and feel that makes navigation simple, fast and user friendly. A single sign-on now provides personalized access to general marketing and client support services. Users of...

PDI Idea Exchange updates retailers; retailers offer input

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- More than 100 PDI customers and special guests attended the 11th-annual PDI Idea Exchange in late May, the company said. PDI's Idea Exchange is one of two annual events held to update customers on PDI's software plans and gather feedback for use in future development efforts...

Murphy Oil USA Inc. signed a deal with Gas Station TV providing full motion video and audio digital media programming for consumers at Murphy USA gas stations.
Foodservice, beer distributor outsources fuel management operations
Emerging technologies showcased on NACStech show floor
Pricing, labor solutions and credit-card fees capture tech execs' attention.
Designed to help small, medium businesses collaborate on e-business solutions
Home Depot's second c-store offers high-tech surprises.
Deal represents supply chain solutions firm's entry into c-store sector.