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ANGI Energy Systems Reports Steady CNG Station Growth
Janesville, WI – October 7, 2015 – ANGI Energy Systems, LLC announced today that, within the company’s commercial fuel customer base, multiple retail fuel providers are slated to open public fast-fill compressed natural gas (CNG) stations in Q4 2015. “In the United States, direct CNG infrastructure development has remained active despite the current volatility in oil prices,” says Jared Hightower, Vice President of Sales for ANGI.  “In addition to the environmental and energy security advantages, many fleets still recognize that the price stability of compressed natural gas offers...
Gilbarco Veeder-Root Announces 150 Years of Fueling Technology Leadership
GREENSBORO, N.C., October 9, 2015 - Gilbarco Veeder-Root announces its 150th year of providing fueling technology and services, building on this legacy of customer focus with a celebration at the NACS Show, Booth #5921, in Las Vegas, Nev.  In 1865, Charles Gilbert and John Barker founded the Gilbert and Barker Manufacturing Company in Springfield, Mass., launching their original invention which converted crude petroleum distillates into gas vapor used to light buildings. In 1910, Gilbert and Barker designed and manufactured the first gas pump, called the T-1, based on the fueling...
Terrible Herbst, Inc. Replacing Existing POS System with Gilbarco's Passport at 108 Sites
GREENSBORO, N.C., October 7, 2015 – Gilbarco Veeder-Root announced today that Terrible Herbst, Inc. will be replacing their existing POS systems at all 108 stores with Passport® POS system and Impulse™ upselling platform. The Las Vegas-based convenience store company places an emphasis on creative marketing, and Gilbarco offers the technology to support those marketing initiatives within their desired timeline. Terrible Herbst selected the Gilbarco suite for its reliability, flexible merchandising functionality and availability on the Chevron network.  Passport’s innovative design...
G&M Oil Partners With Gilbarco Veeder-Root on EMV Upgrade at 120 Sites
GREENSBORO, N.C., September 8, 2015—G&M Oil Co., Inc. has chosen Gilbarco Veeder-Root as its partner for an extensive EMV-certified technology upgrade at 120 locations across Southern California. Recognized consistently in Chevron’s Retail Excellence Programs for outstanding operations, G&M is seeking to further enhance this performance with Gilbarco’s integrated Passport point-of-sale and media at the pump solution, Applause TV with VNET®.  G&M Oil leadership had been searching for a turnkey in-store and forecourt marketing solution that would support evolving...
Major Retailers Acting Ahead of EMV Compliance Deadline with Dispenser Marketing Upgrades
GREENSBORO, N.C. – August 4, 2015 —A record high in orders for Applause TV with VNET shows large, regional retailers upgrading their dispenser payment platforms to support new EMV standards ahead of the national deadline to implement. Orders for Gilbarco’s dispenser marketing platform, which combines required EMV upgrades with engaging “media at the pump” technology, doubled in June, compared with May.   “We’re using the upcoming EMV regulations as an opportunity to grow our business. In addition to enabling us to meet the 2017 deadline, Applause TV will bring incremental inside...
Champlain Oil Deploys Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s EMV-Ready Suite of Products Across Northeast U.S.
SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT – June 2, 2015 —Champlain Oil will deploy Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s suite of products at their locations across the Northeast U.S. to address both indoor and forecourt EMV requirements proactively. With more than 100 sites in Vermont, New Hampshire and New York, Champlain Oil will use Gilbarco as its exclusive provider of EMV-ready dispensers, CRIND® payment terminals, media applications and point of sale technology to help them get ahead of the 2015 and 2017 EMV liability shift deadlines.  In addition to deploying the Passport POS and Encore dispenser system across...
Town Pump deploys Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s Passport® POS at locations throughout Montana
GREENSBORO, N.C. – April 21, 2015 - Town Pump Inc. recently finalized the rollout of the Gilbarco Veeder-Root Passport POS system at each of their 97 locations across Montana. The retailer, headquartered in Butte, Mont., selected Passport as the best system to enhance customer service and prepare for upcoming EMV liability shift deadlines. Town Pump leadership had been searching for a POS system that would support evolving credit networks, loyalty programs, enable remote management and provide a foundation for pending changes due to the EMV liability shift. Town Pump preferred the Passport...
Erwin Oil Tests Gilbarco’s Survey at the Pump
Applause TV with VNET - at the pump
GREENSBORO, N.C. – October 7, 2014 – Gilbarco Veeder-Root has completed a successful test of a new innovation on the Applause media platform: Survey at the Pump. The Applause TV with VNET® – At the Pump content loop presents surveys to each fueling customer. For answering the survey, fueling customers can get valuable coupons for in-store products. Durham, NC based Erwin Oil Co, Inc. tested this new feature, which provides a creative way to engage customers at the pump.“Survey at the Pump has great customer appeal, and we saw strong coupon print and redemption rates,” said Greg Erwin, vice...
Colbea Enterprises Standardizes on Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s Forecourt Media Solution
Applause TV with VNET - at the pump
GREENSBORO, N.C. – October 2, 2014 – Colbea Enterprises, LLC is continuing their roll-out of Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s media solution, Applause TV with VNET® – At the Pump. Colbea Enterprises will install Applause TV on the leading FlexPay™ II payment platform at all of their Seasons Corner Market locations across Rhode Island and Massachusetts.“We have been very pleased with Applause TV so far and look forward to bringing this consumer engagement technology across our Seasons Corner Market locations,” said Andrew Delli Carpini, CEO of Colbea Enterprises. “Gilbarco’s Applause TV media platform...
MAPCO Installing Gilbarco Veeder-Root Impulse™ Marketing Technology Platform
Increase sales 3-5% using Impulse™ upselling platform
GREENSBORO, N.C. – September 30, 2014 – MAPCO recently partnered with Gilbarco Veeder-Root to install the Impulse upselling platform across 220 sites by the end of 2014. MAPCO, which operates 375 stores in the southeast, is using the Impulse platform to drive dynamic digital content at both the point of sale and through their mobile application.“We saw Impulse increase in-store sales by over 2.5%, which was a key factor in our decision to implement Gilbarco’s upselling platform,” said Austin Martin, vice president of sales and merchandising, MAPCO. “We are also excited about Impulse’s ability...