Technology news affecting the convenience store industry
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Deal intended to improve efficiency and automation

WALKER, Minn. -- Orton Oil has chosen PDI as its enterprise resource planning (ERP) software provider. The convenience-store retailer and fuel distributor licensed PDI’s retail and petroleum wholesale software to improve efficiency by automating manual processes and helping employees manage by...


Project backed by Silicon Valley investors and celebrities

SAN FRANCISCO -- Movebutter recently launched an online, direct-to-consumer supermarket. The web-based grocery store is building a new food-value chain by making everything in small batches and never holding stock. The supermarket, built entirely online, will ship food from producers directly to...

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More than $1,000 stolen from one customer

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Local police in Charlotte, N.C. are investigating how one Exxon/7-Eleven station became the victim of four skimming incidents within the same month, reported WSOC TV . Citing Charlotte-Mecklenburg police reports, the news outlet said that a worker servicing a pump found a...

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New tool further blurs line between online and brick-and-mortar shopping
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System security enhanced through chip-card certification
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Awards recognize female leaders in the payments industry

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Customer loyalty

Do’s and don’ts from Excentus on effective loyalty experiences

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Burrito chain’s data breach spotlights the struggle to convert to chip readers