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6 Ways The Internet of Things is Changing Truckstop and Travel Plaza Operations

November 1, 2017

6 Ways The Internet of Things is Changing Truckstop and Travel Plaza Operations

Equipment and devices are becoming increasingly connected to each other as part of the Internet of Things (IoT)—a massive network of connected systems, devices and people—and the ability to access and transmit data quickly and automatically is changing the way businesses operate.

The Key to Truckstop Retail Success: Experience Matters

November 1, 2017

The Key to Truckstop Retail Success: Experience Matters

Great truckstop operators know that no shortcuts exist to retail success. The closest failsafe is to know your truckstop and then build a customer experience using what you know. The best way to do that is to know and engage your customers, crunch the numbers and use your data, and curate an experience.

Operators Slice And Dice Data for Business Insights

July 1, 2014

Operators Slice And Dice Data for Business Insights

Information is everywhere and the number of sources producing information is constantly increasing. Big data—a popular term used to describe the growth and availability of both structured and unstructured information—is changing the way many companies operate. Today’s operators are relying on insights from their customers, internal processes and business operations to uncover new opportunities for growth. The challenge with any data set is converting it into useable information by identifying patterns and deviations from those patterns. By analyzing both internal and external sources of data, operators are able to better understand their customers, identify trends and predict sales.

Fuel Up on NATSO Benefits: Discounted Payment Card Merchant Processing

March 1, 2014

Fuel Up on NATSO Benefits: Discounted Payment Card Merchant Processing

Did you know NATSO has partnered with First Data Merchant Services to offer NATSO members a cost effective, competitive solution for processing credit card transactions?

NCR to Acquire Retalix for $650 Million

December 3, 2012

NCR to Acquire Retalix for $650 Million

NCR Corp. said it will acquire Retalix for approximately $650 million.

EFS Acquires T-Chek Systems, Inc.

October 17, 2012

EFS Acquires T-Chek Systems, Inc.

Electronic Funds Source, LLC, (EFS) announced it has acquired T-Chek Systems, Inc. (T-Chek) for $302.5 million in cash.

Truckstop Point-of-Sale Systems Complexities

July 1, 2012

Truckstop Point-of-Sale Systems Complexities

For truckstop operators, building a powerful point-of-sale (POS) and back-office system is a lot like assembling a puzzle.