McPherson Oil

McPherson Begins Inaugural 12 Days of Giving

03 Dec 2018, Posted by cnewman@mcphersonoil.com in General

To whom much is given, much is expected. That’s the quote McPherson Oil demonstrates as it begins its 12 Days of Giving.  The company started this new tradition so that people would have an easy way to give to those causes close to their hearts during…

Extend Equipment Life with Good Oil Filtration

21 Nov 2018, Posted by cnewman@mcphersonoil.com in Industry Information

This article was written by Adam McMurtrey, Industrial Field Engineer with ExxonMobil Fuels & Lubricants Company. 75% of all industrial equipment failures are linked to oil contamination. Therefore, maintaining proper oil cleanliness with the right types of filters is critical to the success of any manufacturing operation….

MOP celebrates its Employees with Week Long Event

14 Nov 2018, Posted by cnewman@mcphersonoil.com in General

The McPherson Companies Employees were treated to a week of prizes, fun and food during McPherson Companies annual Employee Appreciation Week. Events ranged from breakfasts, lunches and dinners in various locations to bingo, swag and gift cards. This year, our appreciation week grew in importance…

How Does Recycled Oil Work?

06 Nov 2018, Posted by cnewman@mcphersonoil.com in General

Oil waste by small automobile repair shops,  electric generating stations and fleets is often not disposed of correctly.  A lot of times, used oil is simply drained down the pipes, ending up in the ocean.  To compound that problem, often fleet managers (and independent rig…

The McPherson Companies, Inc. Acquires Salathe Oil in Harvey, Louisiana

15 Oct 2018, Posted by cnewman@mcphersonoil.com in General

Birmingham, Ala – October 15, 2018 – The McPherson Companies, Inc. (McPherson) has acquired Salathe Oil Company (Salathe) in Harvey, Louisiana.  Salathe’s business includes commercial fuel, an unmanned fuel site and lubricant products in the New Orleans and surrounding markets.  , McPherson will use the…

What You Need to Know about Connected Cars

15 Aug 2018, Posted by McPherson Oil in Industry Information

Connected cars, put simply, are cars which are connected to the internet. This internet access allows the car to remotely share important information, all of which could come in handy down the road. For example, your car’s data will keep track of your fuel levels,…

Will Robots Take Over Convenience Stores?

08 Aug 2018, Posted by McPherson Oil in General

When it comes to commercial fuel services, drivers are very familiar with interacting with retail staff when they deliver their products. However, when it comes to the future, drivers may find themselves interacting with fewer humans and more robots. As artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning,…

What Big Data Means for Your Fleet

27 Jun 2018, Posted by McPherson Oil in Industry Information

“Big Data” is the kind of phrase that you may hear being thrown around a lot by business executives and results-driven company cultures. Put simply, it refers to the massive amount of data that we are now able to observe and analyze thanks to advances…