Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Integration provides streamlined payment acceptance and data-breach protection

PITTSBURGH -- Petrosoft, a provider of cloud-based retail solutions, and CardConnect, a First Data company, have formed a partnership that will secure payment acceptance and streamline business operations through an integrated offering for merchandise, fuel and foodservice retailers, the companies...

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The retail giant is transforming the c-store landscape with outside-the-box tech initiatives

IRVING, Texas -- Gurmeet Singh’s voice rises with excitement as he describes how 7-Eleven Inc. ’s new chatbot increases the brand’s consumer engagement. “Our consumers are increasingly connected, 24/7,” he told CSP Daily News . “They’re looking for value and convenience and are pressed for time,...

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Multiple software solutions part of operations revamp

MANASSAS, Va. -- Wine Energy is partnering with Advanced Digital Data Inc. (ADD Systems) for back-office software for the fuel retailer’s Wi-Not Stop convenience stores. Manassas, Va.-based Wine Energy has grown over the years to include delivering petroleum with 30 trucks and operating 11...

Remote communication
'See which products are selling, manage who is using the register and put items on promotion'.
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Users can now earn points and freebies on product purchases

Cataloguing the battle of disruption between Amazon and Wal-Mart

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Improved capabilities from 7-Eleven’s chatbot, Hatch Loyalty and more

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And what c-stores can do about it

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Is modern technology closing in on the corner-store model?

Tesla Supercharger

Member lounges offer amenities for families waiting for vehicles to charge