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Texas-based wholesaler offering variety of products

HOUSTON -- Fuel from Gulf Racing Fuels is now being distributed by Lee Oil Co. Inc., a full-service wholesale distributor of fuels and lubricants located in Alvin, Texas. Lee Oil Co. Inc. offers a variety of Gulf racing fuels, including Gulf Legend leaded fuels for vintage and historic racers; Gulf...

Deal solidifies Southwest footprint

DALLAS -- Empire Petroleum Partners LLC has announced that it has acquired the wholesale distribution rights of Triple A Fuels Inc., a Dallas-based distributor that supplies branded fuel to gas stations primarily in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. The addition of the Triple A accounts solidifies...

Automakers’ quiet adoption of fuel blend adds momentum

NEW YORK -- There’s room to grow with E15. That’s the conclusion of a recent Reuters analysis of government and vehicle sales data that found nearly one-fifth of vehicles on the road today can safely run on E15, a blend of 15% ethanol and 85% gasoline. And this figure could grow to almost 25% by...

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