2008 FPMA Convention A Success

The Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando was home to the 2008 Florida Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Stores Association’s (FPMA) Annual Convention and Trade Show, held July 19-23. A forum for the movers and shakers in the petroleum and convenience stores industries, the trade show featured the latest trends in service stations and convenience stores as well as most recent innovations in gas station and convenience store development and technology.

Koehler Urges Higher Gas Prices
What a Difference a Quarter Makes

Remember those high gas prices at the pump? Remember the cries of talking heads from various media outlets chastising the greedy Big Oil companies? Just a year ago, gas at the pump hit an average of $4.50 or more throughout most of the country. In September alone, gas in Florida hit almost $5.50 per gallon thanks to Hurricane Ike and the sudden fuel shortage in the Southeast. All of a sudden, consumers were dealt a rude awakening.