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Gilbarco FlexPay EMV CRIND accepts North America's first live EMV transactions at the pump
Gilbarco FlexPay EMV CRIND accepts North America's first live EMV transactions a
GREENSBORO, N.C. – December 3, 2010 – North America’s first EMV transactions at the gas pump began in late October when customers at an Ultramar station in Montreal, Quebec used their chip & PIN cards at the fuel island. The Gilbarco FlexPay EMV CRIND systems installed in Gilbarco Encore® S gas pumps encrypted the information from each card’s chip as well as the Personal Identification Number (PIN) the customer entered on the keypad.“It is important to us that we provide our customers with the highest level of security possible when fueling at an Ultramar station,” said Sébastien...
Matt Jenkins joins Gilbarco Veeder-Root as Sales Manager, Commercial Business Unit
Matt Jenkins joins Gilbarco Veeder-Root as Sales Manager, Commercial Business Un
GREENSBORO, N.C. – November 2, 2010 – Matt Jenkins has joined Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s Commercial Business Unit as Sales Manager. In this role Matt will support the company’s Commercial and Industrial customers with products such as Gasboy® PLUS fleet management solutions, Atlas® fuel dispensers and Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) dispensers, as well as Veeder-Root® automatic tank gauges.“As part of our continued investment in the Commercial and Industrial market, we are pleased to welcome Matt to our team,” said Sanjay Chowbey, Vice President, Commercial Business Unit, Gilbarco Veeder-Root Inc. “...
Gilbarco achieves major milestone
GREENSBORO, NC – October 4, 2010 – Gilbarco Veeder-Root announced today that it has exceeded 100,000 FlexPay Encrypting PIN Pads (EPP) shipped. Since launching the first PCI-certified solution for fuel dispensers in 2008, Gilbarco’s modular PIN-pad and card reader solutions have enabled retailers to meet PCI requirements and protect against credit and debit card fraud. The FlexPay EPP allows retailers to offer the convenience of debit payments to their fueling customers in a compliant, highly secure manner, by using the Triple Data Encryption Standard (TDES). Gilbarco...
Sunshine Gasoline rolls out Gilbarco Veeder-Root technology at 100 sites
GREENSBORO, N. C. – September 28, 2010 – Sunshine Gasoline Distributors, Inc. of Doral, Fla. is rolling out Gilbarco® Encore® S dispensers, Passport® point of sale systems and Veeder-Root TLS-450 tank gauges at 100 sites.“We chose Gilbarco Veeder-Root because they are in a unique position to provide turnkey solutions at the forecourt, in-store POS and underground fuel management,” said Luis Lago, vice president of operations for Sunshine Gasoline Distributors. “State-of-the-art equipment like the TLS-450 allows us to be more efficient and grow our business. We have been purchasing Gilbarco...
Wilson Baker Inc. installs Wisdom Intelligent Device Management
GREENSBORO, N. C. – September 23, 2010 – Wilson Baker Inc., Milton, Delaware, has installed Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s Wisdom Intelligent Device Management (IDM) Systems at two of their seven sites. The systems help the company remotely monitor coolers, heating, air conditioning, lighting, and other devices to manage energy consumption, overall operations costs, and proactively address potential problems before they impact profitability.“Wisdom provides a complete picture of what’s going on at our sites,” said Mark Baker. “We can see the big picture in one view, or dive in to see the details. The...
Gilbarco Passport POS supports EMV CRIND and bilingual operation for Canadian retailers
GREENSBORO, N. C. – September 8, 2010 –Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s next generation Passport point of sale system for Canada debuts this fall. Passport supports Gilbarco’s FlexPay™ EMV CRIND at the fuel dispensers and also provides a path to EuroPay, MasterCard, Visa (EMV) and Payment Card Industry Payment Application Data Security Standard (PCI PA-DSS) compliance.Passport and FlexPay EMV CRIND will support Chip & PIN in addition to standard magnetic stripe card transactions.Retailers who attend the NACS Show, October 6 - 8 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta will be first to see...
Gasboy introduces Atlas DEF dispensers for commercial and fleet operators
Atlas DEF Dispensers by Gasboy
GREENSBORO, N.C. – August 3, 2010 – Gilbarco Veeder-Root announces the addition of the new Atlas DEF dispenser to its Gasboy dispenser product line. The unit is designed specifically for commercial and fleet operators with vehicles that require Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF). DEF is required for new heavy transport trucks equipped with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology to reduce emissions.Fleet operators can integrate control and management of DEF seamlessly into their existing reporting and management infrastructure. The new Atlas DEF dispenser is fully compatible with Gasboy and...
Gilbarco Encore Ethanol Blenders Gain UL Listing
GREENSBORO, N.C. – July 26, 2010 – Following the June 24 announcement, UL has now extended the UL Listing to include Gilbarco Encore blenders with the flexible fuel option. These additional six models are among the first to be approved to blend mid-level ethanol/gasoline products containing up to 85% ethanol. A total of 22 Gilbarco dispenser configurations (blenders and MPDs) are now approved for use with fuels up to E85.“Retailers want highly reliable dispensers that offer the ability to blend and dispense multiple products through each fueling position,” said Chad Johnson, marketing manager...
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...