DataCandy Gift Card Platform to Be Implemented at Parkland’s Chevron-Branded Fuel Stations in Canada
MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 21, 2019--DataCandy, a North American leader in gift card and customer loyalty solutions for retailers, restaurants and petroleum companies, has been chosen by Parkland Fuel Corporation (“Parkland”) to implement a gift card program at Parkland’s 180 Canadian Chevron-branded fuel stations. Parkland is a retail branded distributor for Chevron in Canada and acquired Chevron Canada R & M ULC on October 1, 2017.
“We have already experienced first-hand the numerous benefits of collaborating with DataCandy through its work enabling gift card capabilities at our Ultramar-branded locations,” said Ian White, Senior Vice President, Strategic Marketing & Innovation at Parkland Fuel Corporation. “DataCandy’s industry expertise and innovative software features make implementing its solution at our Chevron-branded locations the logical next step.”
DataCandy’s gift card solution is designed to easily integrate with the hardware that North American businesses use most, including the existing Bulloch point-of-sale systems in use at Chevron-branded stations.
“We are pleased to be expanding our relationship with Parkland Fuel Corporation and look forward to helping Parkland offer gift cards at all its Canadian Chevron-branded locations,” said Lorne Schwartz, President and CEO of DataCandy. “Successful initiatives such as these are the reason why DataCandy is quickly becoming the petroleum industry’s gift card solution provider of choice.”
DataCandy is a leading North American provider of affordable customer loyalty and gift card solutions for businesses of all sizes. The company’s secure, user-friendly platform is used at over 10,000 locations across Canada and the United States by over 800 companies, including the ALDO Group, The Source, Ultramar, Familiprix, Kernels Popcorn and 40 of the MTY Food Group’s restaurant brands. To find out how better insight into your customers’ buying behaviour can improve your bottom line, visit www.datacandy.com.
Parkland is Canada and the Caribbean’s largest, and one of America’s fastest growing, independent suppliers and marketers of fuel and petroleum products and a leading convenience store operator. Parkland services customers in 25 countries through three channels: Retail, Commercial and Wholesale. Parkland optimizes its fuel supply across these three channels by operating and leveraging a growing portfolio of supply relationships and storage infrastructure. Parkland provides trusted and locally relevant fuel brands and convenience store offerings in the communities it serves.
Parkland creates value for shareholders by focusing on its proven strategy of growing organically, realizing a supply advantage and acquiring prudently and integrating successfully. At the core of our strategy are our people, as well as our values of safety, integrity, community and respect, which are embraced across our organization.
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VP Marketing, DataCandy
KEYWORD: NORTH AMERICA CANADA
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