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How Big Data is Decreasing Fleet Losses

04 Sep 2017, Posted by McPherson Oil in Industry Information

As technology improves each year, it is a no brainer that fleet efficiency is higher than ever. This information provides insights about the underlying issues and trends that are affecting retail fuel services operations. Unfortunately, it usually moves at a speed that is difficult to analyze in a…

Pet Friendly Truck Stop Guide

21 Aug 2017, Posted by McPherson Oil in General

Life on the road can be long and often boring. Having a furry friend travel with you can make it better. However, it’s not without some challenges. For one, you’ll need to make sure when you need fuel services, you choose a pet friendly truck stop.   More than 40% of truck…

The amount of influence IT can have on a retail store is often underestimated. The IHL Group and NCR corporation, global leaders in omni-channel solutions, recently published a study that shows the immense benefits of investing in technology for your business.   The sales of your retail fuel…

Could Distracted Driving Cost You Money?

10 Jul 2017, Posted by McPherson Oil in General

Fleet drivers know it’s hard work transporting goods and products on the road. There are long hours, strict deadlines, and the responsibility of saving money along the way. Often, hours can pass before they’re able to stop at a retail fuel services provider for a…

5 Ways to Reduce Fleet and Fuel Costs

26 Jun 2017, Posted by McPherson Oil in General

Fleet managers know all too well the pressures that come with maintaining cost-effective fuel services. There’s no way to control or predict the cost of fuel, but fueling remains one of the largest operational costs for fleets. Use the following five strategic ways to reduce…

4 Ways Auto Advances are Saving Lives

12 Jun 2017, Posted by McPherson Oil in Industry Information

Collisions involving distracted drivers claim the lives of over eight people a day in the U.S. and injure around 1,100 others, according to statistics released by the CDC. Whether people are taking their hands off the wheel, their mind off driving, or their eyes off…

Your Guide to Protecting Fleet Engines in the Summer Heat

24 May 2017, Posted by McPherson Oil in General

During the winter months, fleet managers are faced with preventing gelled fuel. When the summer heat rises, fleets are faced with protecting their engines from overheating. While you can’t control the weather that drivers will face, there are steps you can take to prepare fleet…

Corporate Bank Card vs. Fleet Fuel Card

18 May 2017, Posted by McPherson Oil in General

When it comes to managing fleet expenses, do you know if a corporate bank card or fleet fuel card will be better for your retail fuel services? While both cards have their own set of benefits, commercial fleet managers find that a fleet fuel card…

4 Tips for Running a Successful Convenience Store

01 May 2017, Posted by McPherson Oil in General

Making your mark in the convenience store industry is a challenging but rewarding opportunity. The people who frequent convenience stores are usually there for one of five reasons — lottery, tobacco products, beverages, snacks, and gas. With careful planning and an eye for strategy, convenience…