Technology news affecting the convenience store industry
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Deal extends membership to retailers

MINDEN, Nev. -- Petroleum Card Services (PCS), a provider of payment-processing solutions geared specifically to independent petroleum and convenience-store owners, has partnered with the California Independent Oil Marketers Association (CIOMA). The partnership brings exclusive membership benefits...

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Site allows direct tech sales to retailers

PITTSBURGH -- Petrosoft, a global provider of retail technology solutions, has launched Petrosoft Marketplace, its business-to-business (B2B) retail technology e-commerce website. The site provides a way to discover and purchase end-to-end integrated technology solutions. Traditionally, a retailer’...

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Pilot program comes at no charge to retailers

BOSTON -- In-vehicle-payment company Pay By Car has released a new payment solution that uses E-ZPass tollway transponders to facilitate nontoll transactions, such as pumping gas, paying for a car wash or even paying for in-store items at the pump. Anyone with an E-ZPass transponder in their car...


Chain stands out with engaged online followers and mobile ordering tech

Oil companies partner with automakers to established connected-car user base
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New version introduces food-club rewards and other additions
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Retailer looks to improve process automation and data visibility
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Prime Now includes products from grocer in select markets
Partnership includes retail and wholesale tools

Technology startup wants to bring the store to consumers