Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Web app captures, manages, reports POS transactions as they happen

STAMFORD, Conn. -- Success Systems Inc., a provider in point-of-sale (POS) integration and backoffice solutions for convenience, grocery, liquor stores and gas stations, has launched a real-time .NET application called RealTime. This application lets users capture, centralize, manage and report...

Tech firm offers wholesale fuels pricing system

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- KSS, a major provider of pricing solutions to the petroleum, convenience, chain drug and grocery sectors, has announced the availability of RackPrice, the most advanced pricing system available for supporting the needs of the wholesale fuels sector. According to the company,...

Pinnacle program rollout to 180 c-stores completed

WAYCROSS, Ga. -- Flash Foods has completed the beta period and the rollout of The Pinnacle Corp.'s web-based loyalty program, Loyalink, to 180 of its convenience stores. The retailer introduced customers to the "Rewards In A Flash" loyalty program on April 18, 2005. "We are eager to offer our...

Uses RFID, MP3 audio technology
Gilbarco Veeder-Root offers Encore 550 with SMART Meter
Will enable forecasting, replenishment, merchandise planning, data managing, procurement, backoffice
Firm will provide payment processing for petroleum marketer
Extends relationship through March 2006
Deal worth $3 million over 12 months, it says
Pilot, Eby-Brown exchanging item, price information electronically