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Gilbarco’s Sebok to speak at NACStech 2011
Gilbarco’s Sebok to speak at NACStech 2011
GREENSBORO, N.C. – April 29, 2010 – Jessica Sebok, product manager for Applause™ Media System at Gilbarco Veeder-Root will speak at NACStech at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans May 5 - 7.Sebok will be part of the expert panel discussion entitled “How to Drive Customers into the Store using Digital Signage” on Thursday, May 6 at 10:15 a.m. The workshop will illustrate how to take advantage of the captive audience, grab attention, entertain and add value to the shopping experience with digital television pump-top content based on strategies that reinforce branding and drive...
Gilbarco's Robinson to Speak at NPECA
Gilbarco's Robinson to Speak at NPECA
GREENSBORO, N.C. – April 16, 2010 – Andrew Robinson, director of point of sale marketing at Gilbarco Veeder-Root, will speak at the 73rd annual conference of the National Petroleum Energy Credit Association (NPECA) April 20 at the InterContinental New Orleans Hotel in New Orleans.Robinson will lead the 10:00 a.m. POS Technology session that will outline current point of sale technology trends, connectivity opportunities and fraud reduction practices.The session is recommended for professionals who are responsible for point of sale strategy, development and implementation, as well as...
Gilbarco Expands Standard Fuel Dispenser Warranty From E10 to E15
GREENSBORO, N.C. – March 31, 2010 – Gilbarco Veeder-Root has upgraded the warranty on its standard fuel dispensers to cover use of ethanol content up to E15. Gilbarco is the first supplier in the industry to announce this change for fuel dispensers that are under warranty in the field. These dispensers are currently Underwriters Laboratories (UL) approved for ethanol up to E10 under the UL 87 standard.“We are pleased to lead the market with the expansion of our current warranty from E10 to E15, ensuring that our customers are covered if the current E10 standard is broadened to E15,” said...
Gilbarco Veeder-Root Introduces Flexible Fuel Ethanol/Gas Dispenser
Gilbarco Introduces Flexible Fuel Ethanol/Gas Dispenser
GREENSBORO, N.C. – March 18, 2010 – Gilbarco Veeder-Root announced the release of the newest Ethanol dispenser in the Encore® S fuel dispenser product line. The model NJ2 flexible fuel dispenser is a multi-hose blender that offers four fuel products at the same fueling position:Regular UnleadedPremium UnleadedMid-level Ethanol blendE85Each fuel product has its own hose, allowing maximum flexibility for the marketer. Separate hoses are required for ethanol-gasoline blended fuels of different ratios in some states, and the flexible fuel NJ2 is the industry’s first flexible fuel model to offer...
Gilbarco Inc. Completes Acquisition of Petroleum Dispensing Pump Business Unit of Larsen & Toubro Limited
GREENSBORO, N.C. USA / MUMBAI, INDIA – March 11, 2010 – Gilbarco Inc. announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the Petroleum Dispensing Pump (PDP) business unit of Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T). Located in Mumbai, India, L&T is a leading industrial conglomerate.The PDP business unit manufactures, sells, integrates and services petroleum dispensers, LPG equipment, and automation systems solutions. L&T’s PDP business unit has a significant installed base of sites that spans both multi-national and regional oil companies, primarily in India....
Loblaw Selects Gilbarco FlexPay EMV CRIND for Entire Gas Bar Network
GREENSBORO, N.C. – January 4, 2010 – Toronto-based Loblaw Companies Limited will upgrade more than 750 fuel dispensers at 200 locations across Canada with Gilbarco’s FlexPay EMV CRIND Card Reader in Dispenser.The new CRIND complies with EuroPay MasterCard Visa (EMV) payment system requirements as it is able handle “chip and PIN” debit and credit cards.“Gilbarco has been our preferred dispenser supplier for many years, and we trust their leadership and expertise in outdoor payment,” said Brian Magdee, vice president of the autofuel business at Loblaw. “The FlexPay EMV CRIND is the easiest and...
Mike Schulte named President of Gilbarco North America
Mike Schulte named President of Gilbarco North America
GREENSBORO, NC USA– November 30, 2009 – Mike Schulte becomes President of Gilbarco North America on December 1. He reports to Martin Gafinowitz, Danaher Group Executive and President Gilbarco Veeder-Root.Schulte’s appointment signals a continued investment in the North American business by Gilbarco and a commitment to the retail and commercial fueling sites in the region.Schulte was most recently President of Hennessy Industries. He has held numerous leadership positions with other Danaher companies since 1998, including Director of Marketing and VP/GM Encoders while at Sensors and Controls,...
Gilbarco ships first Encore S DEF dispensers
Gilbarco ships first Encore S DEF dispensers
GREENSBORO, N.C. – September 2, 2009 – Gilbarco Veeder-Root has shipped its first Encore® S Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) dispensers for North America.DEF will be required for many heavy transport trucks equipped with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology to reduce emissions beginning in January 2010. Knoxville, Tenn.-based Pilot Travel Centers announced last month their rollout of the new Gilbarco Encore S DEF dispensers at 100 locations.Gilbarco’s Encore S DEF dispensers offer a familiar design for consistency with existing brand image at the forecourt and intuitive customer use....