Security and Compliance 101: What You Need to Know

Data is everywhere. Everyday consumers entrust their personally identifiable information and account numbers to online service providers and retailers around the world. This practice enables companies to deliver a new level of convenience to customers which drives a company’s operational efficiency and profits. However, holding a consumer’s most personal and private information also requires a …

The CPG Opportunity: 4 Reasons CPGs Should Pursue the C-Store Market

Consumer packaged goods companies are driving foot traffic to convenience stores and combating the downturn in the grocery industry with custom mobile offers. The average consumer only visits a c-store out of immediate necessity. Traditionally, a consumer arrives to fill up their vehicle or quickly pick up an everyday item. It’s rare that a consumer …

FLEETCOR and P97 Form Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Mobile Payments at Gas Stations

PEACHTREE CORNERS, Ga – May 3, 2018 –FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc.(NYSE:FLT), a leading global provider of commercial payment solutions, announced today it has made a strategic minority investment in P97 Networks, Inc., a leader of cloud-based mobile commerce and behavioral marketing solutions. P97 is an innovator in the petroleum industry, and its solution enables the acceptance of mobile …

Mobile Offers Continue to Increase Sales in the Convenience Industry

The retail industry is at a crossroads. With more consumers opting for a wider selection of products online, brick and mortar stores are increasingly being seen as quick, on-the-spot locations that serve immediate needs. More convenient still are the c-stores on every corner and at the pump that provide consumers with fast access to the products they …

P97 Earns the 2018 North American Technology Innovation Award from Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan’s top research analysts conducted an analysis of the North American in-vehicle mobile commerce platform market and awarded P97 with the 2018 North American Technology Innovation Award. Every year, Frost & Sullivan presents this award to the company with a developed product that not only has cutting-edge features and functionality, but also is obtaining high-speed acceptance in their market.  …

3 Steps to a Successful Mobile Commerce Program

New age smartphone capabilities allow consumers to remain constantly connected and are the driving force behind the cliché, “there’s an app for that.” Online retailers and service providers across the globe are adopting these capabilities to revolutionize the consumer experience with the inception of mobile payments. Speed, simplicity, and convenience are just a few reasons …

My Phillips 66 App Launches at Big 12 Basketball Tournament

Phillips 66 is kicking off the launch of their mobile commerce program at the Big 12 basketball tournament this year. Powered by PetroZone, the My Phillips App provides customers with the unparalleled convenience of paying for gas at the pump and in store directly from their mobile device, while offering exclusive deals and promotions to …

How Mobile App Providers Can Use the PetroZone API to Build Custom Integrations

PETROZONE API PARTNER INTEGRATIONS PetroZone is revolutionizing the retail fuels industry with an API platform designed to connect leading oil companies and convenience stores with existing apps, mobile payment solutions, loyalty programs, digital marketing services, and point of sale systems to provide the optimal consumer experience. PETROZONE API FOR MOBILE APP PROVIDERS  P97 provides the …

Mobile Commerce for Retail Fueling: Transforming the Way Consumers Pay for Gas

Mobile commerce is transforming the way consumers pay for gas by bridging the gap between what consumers want and what fuel retailers can provide. By enabling customers to locate and pay for fuel directly from their phones, tablets, and cars, mobile commerce is adding a new level of convenience to the chore of getting gas. …

The Future of Mobile Ordering is Here

Convenience stores seem to be defying odds when it comes to retail trends. While big box retailers have seen a significant decline in revenue over the past 10 years, convenience stores have stood their ground. In fact, they’re thriving amidst the retail downturn. The number of convenience stores in the U.S. increased to a record …