Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Online retailer still working out kinks in the system

SEATTLE -- Amazon is reportedly delaying opening its "no-pay" convenience store Amazon Go to the public due to technical challenges, The Wall Street Journal reported. The Seattle c-store, which allows customers to bypass a checkout line by using mobile payment, is currently undergoing employee...

Tool measures productivity of sales and vendors

TORRANCE, Calif. -- A 350-site convenience-store chain will be among the first retailers in the U.S. to employ a new analytics tool that aims to improve communication between vendors and retailers to drive efficiencies and improve buying decisions. Torrance, Calif.-based Mobil PBD West is bringing...

CSP examines a new ratings system for the industry

Sharing responsibility and access to data key to the process

The generation that uses the service the most might surprise you

Potential convenience-altering trends include self-driving cars, voice-input technology

SpeedLine system chosen for its specialized data solutions
ERP implementation extends to more than 130 c-store locations

Some operational details emerge

Four details of the new pay-with-your-palm system