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3 Reasons Local Governments Need a Fuel Contract

15 Apr 2018, Posted by McPherson Oil in General

As a government entity, cost savings is always a priority, especially because your tax payers are paying for a lot of your necessities. A great way to substantially save on the fluctuating price of fuel is through a fuel contract. The decision to use a…

5 Ways to Improve Your Fleet’s Bottom Line

21 Feb 2018, Posted by McPherson Oil in Oil Tips

Fleet managers are always tasked with finding ways to maintain cost-effective commercial fuel services.  From enforcing new policies or telematics, there are several ways to control your fleet’s highest cost.   Here’s how to increase revenue while saving money at the same time.   Track Your Drivers’ Behavior   Did you know your drivers’ behavior can impact fuel efficiency by 33%? Everyone makes mistakes, but when mishaps become…

Gas Cards versus Fleet Fuel Cards

07 Feb 2018, Posted by McPherson Oil in Industry Information

With ever-changing diesel prices, fuel continues to be one of the largest expenses for carriers. By controlling that cost, it’s certain that you’ll get a higher return on investment (ROI). As part of that effort, you could implement either a gas or fleet fuel card. Do you know which type of card is best for your retail…

As 2018 quickly approaches, have you thought through how you’ll save your fleet money? Perhaps you want to strengthen your relationships with fuel services partners, or maybe you’re hoping to improve drivers’ behavior.   No matter what the new year brings you, reducing overall costs is at the forefront of every fleet manager’s mind. Here’s how you…

Fuel costs are a necessary evil for fleet managers especially because it’s one of the biggest expenses. However, the cost, time, and resources spent on filling up each vehicle can be better leveraged with the convenience of on-site fuel services.  This type of program, sometimes called mobile fueling, was designed specifically…

How Can Winter Affect DEF? | McPherson Oil

20 Dec 2017, Posted by McPherson Oil in News

Winter’s bitter temperatures can cause various problems for your fleet, like your fuel freezing and fluids thickening. When these road bumps arise, they can cause your drivers to miss their routes or have mechanics working overtime.   Though your drivers can find diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) at their local fuel services station, it’s up to…