Use Scenario: Convenience Store Equipment

A major oil company seeks a real-time asset monitoring solution for its thousands of service station/convenience store locations.

Get real-time information about the presence and condition of the assets including whether the equipment is in use or idle.

Get real-time information about the presence and condition of the assets including whether the equipment is in use or idle.

Being able to monitor refrigerated cases and other temperature-dependent equipment help ensure the quality of operations and alerts for required maintenance.

Being able to monitor refrigerated cases and other temperature-dependent equipment help ensure the quality of operations and alerts for required maintenance.

Real-time Equipment Monitoring In-Store and On-Premises


The Need: Real-time monitoring of 30-40 diverse on-site equipment types across hundred of locations.

A major oil company seeks a real-time asset monitoring solution for its thousands of service station/convenience store locations. Each location has 30 to 40 pieces of equipment, including cash registers, refrigerated cases, soda machines, coffee machines, ATMs, lottery machines, and automotive service equipment. The company wants real-time information about the presence and condition of the assets including, in some cases, information about whether the equipment is in use or standing idle. Their ideal solution would also enable them to do on-demand, automated inventory audits with minimal or no employee or contractor involvement. Knowing that all assets are present and available for use is essential for operational efficiency. 

In addition, being able to monitor refrigerated cases and other temperature-dependent equipment would help ensure the quality of operations. The company wants alerts for deviations from temperature ranges and for required maintenance.

Roambee offered a way to address these challenges using long-lasting and reliable devices that transmit data to the cloud via Bluetooth and other technologies.

The company is able to access visibility data through a "zero-configure" cloud service that provides real-time visibility of all equipment. In addition, Roambee provides alerts about equipment that is missing from the system “visibility, "malfunctioning, or due for scheduled maintenance. Information is available through an easy-to-use dashboard interface that works with tablets, smartphones, and computers.

With the Roambee solution, the supplier will be able to easily and cost-effectively maintain location awareness of equipment, generate reports of missing or broken equipment, increase security, and increase quality and efficiency of operations. They will be able to use the Roambee asset-monitoring without upfront capital investment by using an affordable per-asset fee model.

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Roambee delivers global, on-demand, real-time visibility tracking and conditioning monitoring for goods and assets in-transit and in-field.  Contact us today and see how Roambee can improve operational efficiencies, mitigate risk, and deliver measureable ROI for you.

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