Fuels Analysis

Fuels analysis from industry experts
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How do retailers leverage the power of their volume magnets?

CLEVELAND -- What is your fuel-pricing strategy? It’s a line of inquiry that sounds simple, but the conversation is actually quite nuanced. The answer is often phrased in a list of site-level tactics: Match prices with the site across the street; price somewhere between competitors A and B; or...

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Is banning internal-combustion engines realistic in the United States or abroad?

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Pump price edges up, no more to come?

CAMARILLO, Calif. -- The U.S. average regular-grade retail gasoline price is up 3.35 cents per gallon (CPG) in the past two weeks, according to the most recent Lundberg Survey of approximately 2,500 U.S. gas stations. The Nov. 17 price of $2.6129 is 40.97 cents above its year-ago point. This small...

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Partnership with Tesla is helping retailer better understand the EV driver and position for the future.

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Burgeoning supply thanks to U.S. shale is keeping fuel prices in check .
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But a surge from here is unlikely
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Pump price and margin drop again
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Retailer makes room for charging stations as it attempts to stay ahead of disruption .
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The factors that determine whether a retailer can 'own' its pricing decisions .
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How AI technology and machine learning can help humans gain gallons, margins and customers