Greensboro, N.C. Loblaw Cos. Limited will upgrade more than 750 fuel dispensers at 200 locations across Canada with Gilbarcoâ€™s FlexPay EMV CRIND Card Reader in Dispenser. The new CRIND complies with EuroPay MasterCard Visa payment-system requirements as it is able handle â€śchip and PINâ€ť debit and credit cards.
"Gilbarco has been our preferred dispenser supplier for many years, and we trust their leadership and expertise in outdoor payment,â€ť said Brian Magdee, VP of the autofuel business at Loblaw, which is based in Toronto. â€śThe FlexPay EMV CRIND is the easiest and most integrated field retrofit solution weâ€™ve found.â€ť
Loblaw Cos Limited, a subsidiary of George Weston Limited, is Canadaâ€™s largest food distributor and a leading provider of general merchandise products, drugstore and financial products and services.
â€śLoblaw is among the first in Canada to organize and deploy a network-wide EMV solution at their dispensers, and we are proud to be supporting them with the right products and services,â€ť said Scott McDowell, director of dispenser applications at Gilbarco Veeder-Root.