Comdata Launches New POS Solution

Provides streamlined payment processing solutions for c-stores, truckstops

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. -- Comdata Corp., a leader in payment innovation, has launched Comdata Smart Solutions, a suite of point-of-sale (POS) products designed for convenience stores, truckstops and unattended fuel locations. The solutions allow operators to drive efficiencies by managing all transactions, including retail, fuel and other services, from a single platform. This new approach consolidates profit centers and integrates data, allowing merchants to maximize their cost savings, the company said.

"The success of our solutions is based upon listening to the voice of the [image-nocss] customer and translating their needs into product innovation," said Ken Kaley, vice president of operations for Comdata's merchant solutions group. "The Smart Solutions product suite is a direct response to our customers' call for a single solution that can accommodate both convenience store and fuel desk transactions."

Comdata Smart Solutions introduces five products that include SmartConvenience, the base POS system with a touchscreen design and flexible settings to accommodate multiple profit centers; SmartDESQ, for enhanced diesel fuel transaction processing; and SmartStation, software to provide reporting and administrative oversight for managers. Additionally, SmartLock offers secure solutions for unattended fuel locations, while SmartFuel is designed to provide convenience at the diesel fuel island.

"The Smart Solutions suite provides the integration and flexibility demanded by the convenience store and truck stop industries," said Joseph Daly, executive vice president of Comdata. "These solutions streamline operational efficiency by leveraging a single platform and customizable product categories. The launch of Smart Solutions represents Comdata's history of innovation and solidifies our position as an industry-leading technology provider."

Comdata is a leading business-to-business provider of innovative electronic payment solutions. As an issuer and a processor, the company enables millions of fleet card, credit card, pay card and virtual card transactions annually. It captures and reports detailed transaction data, empowering its customers to analyze their spending patterns in order to gain control of their expenses. Other Comdata solutions include truckstop POS systems, regulatory compliance programs and receivables financing options. Comdata provides solutions to six primary industries: fleet, retail, government, aviation, construction and restaurant/hospitality. Headquartered in Brentwood, Tenn., Comdata is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ceridian Corp.