Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Credit-card company addresses processes, chargeback concerns

FOSTER CITY, Calif. — Addressing growing concern over the prolonged EMV certification process and the chargebacks merchants have been receiving since last October’s liability shift on fraudulent purchases, Visa has simplified testing requirements and will prohibit chargebacks under $25, the credit-...

How criminals use fake credit cards, rigged trucks to steal gasoline

WASHINGTON -- With the growing number of data-skimming incidents stymying retailers, the irony is how criminals will often use those same stolen card numbers to fraudulently purchase gasoline. Closely tracking criminals involved in these fuel-stealing enterprises since 2012, Steve Scarince,...

How 3-D printers, simple distractions work for data thieves

Secret Service agent walks through evolution of data theft at the pump

Midwest chain renews license for APT market-basket software
Transaction-tracking solution said to cut chargeback rates by more than half
Determining ROI for technology upgrades at the checkout
As a society, can we afford last-mile convenience?

Convenience stores among 9 types of players in emerging ‘last mile’ services

Will bring Play at the Pump to more gas stations