Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Partnership will facilitate development of loyalty marketing practices

ALEXANDRIA, Va. & CINCINNATI -- The Petroleum Convenience Alliance for Technology Standards (PCATS) and Loyalty 360, the Loyalty Marketer's Association (Loyalty 360), have announced a partnership to help members continue member development in loyalty marketing practices. PCATS petroleum...

Tech firm will help marketer to optimize fuel management

LOCKPORT, N.Y. -- Reid Petroleum Corp. has forged a five-year agreement with FuelQuest Inc., a leading on-demand software and services company for the global downstream energy industry, for the use of FuelQuest's Fuel Management System (FMS). Reid Petroleum will deploy FMS to improve fleet...

Love's, SAPP Bros., Tesoro select Kronos hiring solutions

CHELMSFORD, Mass. -- Several retailers recently selected Kronos Inc.'s selection and hiring solutions. Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores Inc. recently selected the Kronos Inc.'s technology to improve retention. "We picked Kronos to help us make a difference in our selection of best-fit...

Pinnacle purchases Quick Servant assets from Intura
Solutions will support military exchanges, manage product mix in 11 warehouses
ViVOtech technology enables contactless fleet trial
Requiring for debit card PINs on new pumps now, existing pumps by July 2010
Giant Oil has a business model that includes leasing the properties to commission marketers and, in most cases, also supplying fuel to the operators.
Grocer with fuel centers licenses modeling, optimization solution
Wayne Oil on board to force travelers to re-think the gas-station experience