Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

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New tech marks first step in chain’s 'digital innovation'

IRVING, Texas -- In a first for the industry, 7-Eleven Inc. has launched a chatbot on Facebook Messenger for customers to engage with the chain in a new way online. While chatting with the bot, users can sign up for the chain’s 7Rewards program, find a store location near them, learn about recent...

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Coyle has more than two decades of sales, managerial experience

FLANDERS, N.J. -- Advanced Digital Data Inc. (ADD Systems) has promoted John Coyle to vice president of sales. Coyle previously had been sales manager since October 2013 and has more than two decades of sales and managerial experience. During Coyle’s time as sales manager, the sales department...

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Reports of the next location have been denied

New solution allows retailer to leverage ‘different strategies than what we would have in the past’
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Deal offers online shopping to more unbanked consumers
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New MasterCard technology now included in products
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Cruizers c-stores upgrade to chip payment with Gilbarco