Wadsworth Oil Co. Completes ERP Rollout

Wadsworth Oil has already seen efficiency gains in daily operations following implementation of the enterprise resource planning system. Wadsworth Oil Co. of Clanton Inc. completed the rollout of its new enterprise resource planning (ERP) system—PDI Enterprise. PDI Enterprise—enterprise management software that provides centralized operational control and visibility—offers financial, retail, wholesale petroleum and workforce management solutions

Verifone, POS Portal Offering ‘Out-of-the-Box,’ Secure Payment Solution

Verifone Connect simplifies EMV payment acceptance with the highest level of PCI certification. ETA TRANSACT – Verifone and POS Portal, a ScanSource company and a national provider of secure payment solutions in the U.S., have announced the availability of Verifone Connect, a secure and fully-integrated global product that not only enables payment acceptance, but allows

PDI Acquires Excentus

Acquisition to complement and expand PDI’s offerings with loyalty marketing capabilities and supports PDI’s mission to help customers and employees thrive in a digital economy. PDI, a global provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail, wholesale petroleum and logistics industries, has acquired Dallas-based Excentus, a provider of loyalty and coalition marketing solutions for

PDI Acquires Excentus

Acquisition to complement and expand PDI’s offerings with loyalty marketing capabilities and supports PDI’s mission to help customers and employees thrive in a digital economy. PDI, a global provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail, wholesale petroleum and logistics industries, has acquired Dallas-based Excentus, a provider of loyalty and coalition marketing solutions for

Walmart Teams with Postmates To Expand Online Grocery Delivery

Groceries can be delivered to customers as soon as the same day. Walmart and Postmates are partnering to expand Walmart’s Online Grocery Delivery option to more than 40% of U.S. households. Postmates is now helping power the Walmart’s Online Grocery Deliveries, in Charlotte, N.C. with further expansion planned in the coming months. “Customers are busy,

Kiosks Enhance C-Store Offerings

Digital kiosks are providing retailers the ability to provide a wider range of services. By Erin Del Conte, Senior Editor As disruption across channels continues, due to Amazon’s on-going innovation, changing consumer demands and rapidly developing technologies, many channels are turning to kiosks to manage labor costs, introduce new value-added services and increase speed of

Little Caesars Pushing Convenience Portal

RESERVE-N-READY service is aimed at helping customers have an easier and faster way to get pizza. Sizzling Platter, the Utah-based restaurant management company with nearly 400 restaurant units is teaming up with Little Caesars by streamlining the process of getting a pizza with a new, customer-focused RESERVE-N-READY service – available now at 55 Little Caesars

Capitol Petroleum Group Partners with PDI

ERP software to provide CPG with flexible, automated reporting for real-time decision-making. Capitol Petroleum Group (CPG) has selected PDI as its enterprise resource planning (ERP) software provider. The Springfield, Va.-based wholesale fuel distributor will use PDI’s wholesale petroleum, inventory and dealer management, and reporting solutions. “We had outgrown the capabilities of our legacy system, so

Lighting Up C-Store Savings

A convenience store annually spends approximately $4 per square foot on energy costs, according to some industry reports. Counting outdoor canopy lighting, wall-to-wall coolers and other energy-sucking costs, corralling those expenses is a full-time job. Of course, there are a bevy of strategies to cut those costs. For example, c-stores can invest in ENERGY STAR-certified

Accepting Electronic Payments

More than 1.7 million merchants accept chip cards today, 388 million Visa chip cards have been issued in the U.S. and across chip-enabled merchants there’s been a 43% reduction of counterfeit fraud, according to Visa. The date when liability for fraudulent transactions at gas pumps—for those not equipped with (Europay, Mastercard, Visa) EMV chip technology—shifts