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Gilbarco Passes 350 Million Secure EMV Transactions Mark in U.S.
Gilbarco Veeder-Root, the industry leader in EMV technologies, processed an estimated 350 million secure EMV transactions through March with its Passport® point-of-sale (POS) EMV system, as fuel and c-stores across the U.S. continue to migrate to the new chip-enabled POS software. Gilbarco’s POS installed base is continuing to embrace EMV technology at a rapid rate. Approximately 8,000 locations have upgraded to EMV software, accounting for more than an estimated $2.5 billion in secure transactions. The transition from legacy magnetic-stripe technology to EMV technology has occurred across...
Gilbarco Veeder-Root Acquires Orpak Systems
Gilbarco Veeder-Root has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Orpak Systems Limited, subject to customary conditions to closing. Headquartered in Bnei Brak, Israel, Orpak delivers extensive technology solutions to oil companies and commercial fleets. Orpak has over twenty-five years of experience and a global track record of successful innovation and adaptation to diverse customer needs in emerging markets. Orpak will join forces with Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s retail and commercial fueling operations, allowing the combined company to offer the most innovative and comprehensive suite of...
GILBARCO HOSTS RETAIL TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE
Retail Technology Conference 2017
Gilbarco Veeder-Root, the worldwide technology leader for retail and commercial fueling operations, today opens its annual Retail Technology Conference in Myrtle Beach to help retailers and fuel operators learn how to leverage technologies like the Cloud to protect and grow their businesses. The theme of the conference is “Secure, Connected & Profitable: The Future of Convenience and Fuel Retailing.” Held over a four-day period, the conference includes a mix of thought-provoking general information sessions and educational break outs. It also includes an exhibition of the latest...
ExxonMobil Advances Fuel Dispenser EMV Upgrades with Gilbarco Program
Gilbarco Veeder-Root, in cooperation with ExxonMobil, today announced that it has launched a program to encourage Exxon and Mobil branded wholesalers to convert or update their forecourt equipment and systems for EMV™ (EMV™ is a trademark owned by EMVCo LLC). "We have implemented this program for a number of reasons," said John Rhodes, Americas Retail Director for ExxonMobil Fuels, Lubricants & Specialties Marketing Company. "In addition to updating existing dispensers to new state-of-the-art equipment that will provide for a better consumer experience and overall...
Great Rates Program Provides 1.9 percent Financing for Gilbarco Veeder-Root ENCORE 700 S Dispensers
Encore 700 S dispenser
ATLANTA, GA – Feb. 22, 2017 -- Patriot Capital, a leader in petroleum equipment financing solutions, has announced a financing program for Gilbarco Veeder-Root Encore® 700 S fuel dispensers.  The program provides rates starting at 1.9% for convenience-store operators who wish to upgrade their dispenser and payment technologies using Gilbarco products. C-stores will benefit from Encore 700 S financing rates of 1.9% on a 24-month, equipment-financing term. Low-financing rates are also available on 36-month (3.9%) and 60-month (4.9%) terms for the Encore 700 S series dispensers. “...
Wawa Selects Gilbarco Veeder-Root for Fuel Dispenser EMV Upgrades Across Their Network of Florida Stores
GREENSBORO, NC - (November 29, 2016) - Wawa has selected Gilbarco Veeder-Root as their exclusive dispenser and payment-terminal provider for forecourt EMV acceptance beginning with their Florida network of more than 100 locations. Wawa is leveraging Gilbarco's industry-leading FlexPay IV payment terminal to begin their dispenser upgrades now in order to work toward the October 2017 EMV liability shift date. Wawa is also maximizing their technology investment by including NFC contactless readers to enhance the consumer fueling experience and improve sales and loyalty. "We chose...
Gilbarco Veeder-Root, Xpedient and P97 Partner to Deliver a Mobile Commerce Solution
Gilbarco Veeder-Root, Xpedient LLC and P97 have partnered to enable the next advancement in Payment, Loyalty and Food Ordering from a mobile device.  P97’s PetroZone® solution for Mobile Payment and Digital Offers has been tested and certified with the Gilbarco Passport® Point of Sale.  This new, mobile commerce solution is based on the Conexxus Standard Interface, and mobile ordering has been integrated through an API provided by Gilbarco’s Food Service partner, Xpedient LLC.  By using this new solution, consumers can seamlessly order Made to Order food, purchase in-store...
Nittany Oil Rolls out Gilbarco's Express Ordering Food Service Ordering Kiosks Across Entire Store Chain
GREENSBORO, N.C. – October 13, 2016 – Gilbarco Veeder-Root announced today that Nittany Oil is now using Gilbarco’s Express Ordering Food Service solution in all 26 locations. Nittany Minit Mart has evolved their food service program across Central and Northern Pennsylvania over the past 50 years, expanding their menu to include breakfast and a wide variety of lunch and dinner menu options.  With the growth of their food service program, the need for self-service ordering technology has become a necessity, and Nittany Oil turned to Gilbarco’s Express Ordering Food Service...
GILBARCO VEEDER-ROOT RELEASES NEW DISPENSER SECURITY OPTIONS
GREENSBORO, N.C. – October 11, 2016 – Gilbarco Veeder-Root announced the release of its new Reinforced Lower Panel and Custom Lock options. With fuel theft at stores is a growing concern, some estimates as high as $1,500 annually per store, the new reinforced lower panel offers improved theft protection and is a direct replacement for the standard Encore lower panel. The custom lock features unique key codes to increase the security of retailers’ sites or networks. These upgrade options are available with new units as a factory install. The reinforced lower panel is also an easy, cost-...
Colbea Selects Gilbarco Veeder-Root for Indoor and Fuel Dispenser EMV Upgrades
GREENSBORO, N.C. – September 21, 2016 – Colbea Inc. (dba Seasons Corner Market) is implementing Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s Passport Point of Sale with EMV functionality and FlexPay IV forecourt payment terminals across their entire network of more than 100 convenience stores. As it upgrades its network for EMV payment acceptance, Colbea will also include Applause™ TV to maximize their technology investment and improve the consumer fueling experience. “Gilbarco has proven to be an excellent supplier throughout the EMV upgrade process. I feel confident in standardizing on their EMV...