Category: fleet fueling

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Pilot Flying J Truck Stops Investigated By FBI & IRS

Pilot Flying J truck stops are under investigation by the FBI and IRS. The reason for the investigation has yet to be clear by those 2 authorities. Pilot Flying J truck stops, CEO, Jimmy Haslam said in a press conference, “that the rebates that were owed to customers were not paid. We, of course, disagree with that.”

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States Need Revenue Diesel Fuel & Gas Taxes Going Higher

While states struggle to keep up with increased demand on their highway infrastructure, people buying diesel fuel and gas are going to pay. In the latest news, the state of Virginia has passed a law that goes into effect July 1, 2013 that will raise diesel fuel taxes and gas taxes.

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Diesel Fuel Prices Fall 4.2 Cents This Week

Diesel fuel prices fell 4.2 cents to $4.088 per gallon as reported by the Department of Energy (DOE). It looks like after several weeks of diesel fuel climbing it has now taken a turn for the good for the transportation world.

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Diesel Fuel Prices, Ups and Downs but Who is Watching?

Look at the chart on diesel fuel prices over the past 3 years. Tell me it’s not scary in trying to figure out where they are going to be next week, next month or 6 months from now. You can’t control what happens to drive diesel fuel prices all over the board. You can control the margin you pay?

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Could Diesel Fuel Prices Hit $5 in 2012

Diesel fuel prices have fallen over the last couple of weeks. They have followed the trend by crude oil prices going lower but what will happen next. We have some crazy things going on that can affect your fleet fueling.

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Is Fleet Fueling Free Falling?

Look for your fleet fueling prices of diesel fuel prices and gas prices to take a turn down over the next couple of weeks. A lot of action is happening in the oil world. Fuel prices were falling several dollars a barrel already this week which is good news to your fuel management programs. Then what I believe was a little out of the blue, the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve decides to release 60 million barrel of oil over the

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Diesel Fuel Prices Are Falling, But Why?

It’s really hard to believe that diesel fuel prices and gas prices are falling, especially if your local gas station hasn’t lowered prices yet. Ok, I realize that MOST of us have not seen the lower fleet fueling prices at the pump yet. This is basically because most retail locations are taking their time lowering their prices—and your fueling costs. But yesterday, in the fairly small town where I live, the price for gas at a low-cost retail station was

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Fear and Fleet Fueling Prices

We all know that fleet fueling prices have gone up. We see it everyday at the pump. We feel it in our wallets. But why? Is it because of supply and demand? Is it because of volatility in the Middle East? Just what exactly is driving diesel and gasoline prices higher? It’s simple. The way this fleet fueling professional sees it, it’s all because of a four-letter word that begins with F.

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Fleet Fueling Price Climb As Gas Prices Raise 17 Cents

If you thought your fleet fueling was going to get cheaper because the spring weather is approaching, check again. Gas prices increased 17 cents last week alone. The national fueling cost for gas is $3.33 a gallon. Most don’t believe the worst is over. It might be time to pull out a pen and paper as a fleet manger and start redoing the old fueling budget for 2011.

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