Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Says customer feedback places high importance on ‘quality food, speedily delivered’

WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J. -- Convenience-store retailer QuickChek Corp. has announced that customers can now place food orders in advance through their smartphones. Beginning March 14, customers can order freshly prepared breakfast menu items and custom-made subs and salads through the QuickChek...

Convenience-store retailer redesigns website, adds email, SMS outreach

TEMPLE, Texas -- CEFCO customers will see a sleeker website and new rewards-club offer, as part of a revamp of the retail chain’s digital presence. CEFCO Convenience Stores announced the launch of their newly redesigned website , as well as their new deals club, “CEF CLUB,” in partnership with...

New report lists best practices, although retailers slow to implement them

BOSTON -- With the goal being a “multilayered” approach to data security, retailers focused on EMV need to implement additional measures and infrastructure to properly reduce risk, according to a recent report. Risk-management firm Boston Retail Partners recently released a study called “ Beyond...

Creates financing resources for forecourt, in-store EMV upgrades across dealer network
Technology can cut labor costs and deter theft, but can retailers make the leap of faith?
Will help meet needs of small-, medium-sized retailers, restaurant operators
New rewards program goes beyond traditional coupons
Visa to partner with Honda on dashboard app
Sensors, monitors need ways to communicate before retailers can use new technology, firm says
Johnson to continue as CEO, chairman