Technology news affecting the convenience store industry
pumping gas

Solution could allow more retailers to meet October 2020 deadline

PALO ALTO, Calif. -- Gas Pos is rolling out Switchly, an EMV (Europay, Mastercard, Visa) upgrade module that plugs into existing gas pumps and establishes an encrypted connection between the point-of-sale (POS) at the pump and an in-store communication station. The product is being marketed as a...

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Jiffy Trip and Rapid Refill agree to integrate mobile checkout system

SALT LAKE CITY -- Convenience-store retailers Jiffy Trip and Rapid Refill are bringing Skip Checkout to their locations as a part of Skip’s goal to put its mobile checkout system in 3,000 stores by 2019, ahead of Amazon . Skip aims to become the largest connected network of retailers in the nation...

customer relationship

New marketing platform automatically tracks program performance

SAN FRANCISCO -- Thanx, a provider of customer engagement and retention tools, is launching Thanx Campaigns, a platform for segmented, personalized marketing across communication channels that expands on the company’s loyalty tools . The system allows retailers to identify customer behavior while...

Purchase of Factor expands company's ERP portfolio.
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PetroZone integrated with PaySafe Firewall
cloud computing concept
Cloud computing is here to stay and more convenience stores are seeing the advantages.

In-car vending services are coming after c-stores

noco express app
New program predicts and encourages repeat visits
quik trip mobile

Mobile order-ahead and engaging social media set QT apart

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Partnership creates new customer engagement model