"Fuel Center allows me to offer more competitively priced fuel to my customers without having to manage the day-to-day fuel operations.” said Mike Sira, owner at Flying Eagle Truck Stop.
Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 19, 2011
FuelQuest Inc., the leading on-demand software and services company for the global downstream energy industry, announced today a five-year contract with Flying Eagle Truck Stop. Under the agreement, FuelQuest Fuel Center will provide outsourced fuel management services including sourcing, replenishment, and reconciliation for Flying Eagle’s three Kansas locations. Flying Eagle Truck Stop is a Roady’s Truck Stops member, an association of nearly 300 truck stop owners spread across the United States.
“A volatile fuel market and competition from larger chains put pressure on my fuel business,” said Mike Sira, owner at Flying Eagle Truck Stop. “By outsourcing fuel management to Fuel Center, I gain access to an extensive fuel supplier and carrier network as well as industry best practices and expertise. Fuel Center allows me to offer more competitively priced fuel to my customers without having to manage the day-to-day fuel operations.”
Fuel Center reduces fuel costs and ensures security of fuel supply for its customers. The service utilizes a team of fuel experts and industry-leading FuelQuest Fuel Management System (FMS) software to procure fuel at the lowest price and deliver it at the right time. Acting as a supplier-independent extension of the customer, Fuel Center manages the full lifecycle of that fuel including management of multi-site inventory and verification of fuel, freight, and tax charges.
“FuelQuest is excited to have Flying Eagle as its latest truck stop customer,” says Ryan Mossman, vice president and general manager of FuelQuest. “Fuel Center helps Flying Eagle and other truck stops optimize their fuel buying so they can compete more effectively, drawing more customers to the pump and inside the store.”
FuelQuest provides on-demand fuel management, tax automation, and compliance solutions for suppliers, distributors, buyers, and traders of petroleum products and other energy commodities. FuelQuest's solutions deliver operational and financial value to over 750 customers. These customers include leading global oil companies, international retailers, shippers and government entities. FuelQuest's fuel management solutions help customers manage the complexity, regulation and market volatility for more than 17 billion gallons of gasoline and diesel fuel annually. Its Zytax solutions ensure compliance and accuracy for tens of billions of dollars of energy-related excise taxes per year. Learn more at http://www.fuelquest.com.
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