PriceAdvantage Validates Wayne Nucleus POS System

Convenience stores can synchronize fuel price changes at POS, dispenser, signs

Published in CSP Daily News

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Fuel pricing software company PriceAdvantage has announced validation and support for the Wayne Nucleus point-of-sale (POS) system to synchronize fuel price changes from headquarters to the street. The validation enables convenience store owners to determine fuel pricing strategies and get updated pricing to stores quickly to Nucleus POS systems.

Austin, Texas-based Wayne Fueling Systems is a leading supplier of fuel dispensers, payment terminals, forecourt control devices, POS and measurement and control solutions to retail commercial fueling customers in more than 140 countries.

PriceAdvantage provides software to help fuel analysts and others make informed economic gas pricing strategies, manage pricing and margins, and revise pump prices. The validation enables price changes to be executed automatically from headquarters to the Nucleus POS system, fuel dispenser and electronic price signs with patented end-to-end pricing technology, licensed exclusively to PriceAdvantage.

"This validation came about upon the request of our customers, and we are pleased to make it available to fueling retailers," said Gary Rogers, marketing product leader for Wayne Fueling Systems. "The Nucleus POS system has an open architecture with support for a wide range of dispensers, peripherals, credit card networks, and back office systems, and we are pleased to add the PriceAdvantage fuel pricing solution as an option for our customers' operations."

"The Nucleus POS system is a strategic addition to our list of validated technologies," said Chip Stadjuhar, CEO of Skyline Products. "We are happy to work with a leading provider like Wayne to give company and dealer owned stores even more options to gain the full picture on fuel pricing, with access to analytics and business rules, to make more informed pricing decisions in less time."

Colorado Springs, Colo.-based PriceAdvantage, a division of Skyline Products Inc., offers dealer and company-owned convenience stores end-to-end price-change execution software. The technology helps stores to enhance fuel profits by getting the best price to the street quickly to capitalize on current industry conditions. It provides automation for the entire fuel pricing process from collection of pricing information, to analysis for best price determination, to rapid speed-to-the-street price change execution and confirmation feedback. Its mobile interface enables fuel analysts and others to use smart phones and tablets to react quickly to industry changes and manage their fuel business remotely while away from their desk. Customers include CST Brands, Rutter's, Flyers, Parker's and more.