Technology news affecting the convenience store industry

Alliance Data drops systems, creates new logo

DALLAS -- Alliance Data Systems Corp., a provider of transaction services, credit services and marketing services, has modified its market-facing name, dropping the word systems and will now be known as Alliance Data. A new logo accompanies this change. The Dallas-based company's stock ticker...

Technology brings mini-commercials to the pump

AUSTIN, Texas -- Fuel retailers and convenience store owners will soon have a new tool for increasing sales, thanks to a partnership between Dresser Wayne and Canadian-based EK3 Technologies Inc. Dresser Wayne's iX Media tool, the centerpiece of the new Ovation iX fuel dispenser, will allow...

PCATS celebrates anniversary of standards effort

LAS VEGAS -- Aclink of plastic champagne glasses marked the 10th anniversary of what began as an industry-standards effort designed to improve integration between various convenience store technologies. About 20 people congregated in a suite overlooking the trade show floor at the National...

Broadband network to power 54 c-store sites
Chase Paymentech Solutions LLC has expanded its technology offerings to petroleum merchants, and can now support payments processed through the VeriFone Topaz/Sapphire integrated point-of-sale (POS) system.
Named fast-growing tech firm
GTECH's Lottery Inside technology offered through Dresser Wayne Nucleus.
Market intelligence provider also rolls out new tools, services
Retailer switches to high-speed broadband network
Nordstrom Oil implements high-speed network