The Fuel Relief Fund: Emergency Aid in Time
of Crisis

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As the annual hurricane season approaches its peak months of activity, Spirit® Petroleum highlights the efforts of the Fuel Relief Fund, a nonprofit disaster-relief organization based in Riverside, CA. Currently the only one of its kind, the Fuel Relief Fund provides temporary fuel assistance to victims in areas stricken by natural disasters by securing and transporting fuel to disaster sites and distributing it for free. More

Federated Insurance Risk Management Tip:
Time for a Policy Review?

Umbrellas

When was the last time you reviewed your umbrella coverage limits? Four years ago? Five years? More? That’s probably four or five years too many. Why? Can you name anything that costs less than it did five years ago? Probably not. That goes for legal costs and settlements too—they continue to increase exponentially. More

Licensee Profile

Valley Pacific Petroleum Services — Stockton, CA

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From its home base in Stockton, CA, Valley Pacific Petroleum Services supplies commercial, fleet and retail clients over a broad swath of California’s Central Valley. The company was founded by Durrel Woolsey, who started his career with Standard Oil after returning from duty in the South Pacific during World War II. He became a commission agent for the company in 1954, and in 1970 established Woolsey Oil Company as an independent jobbership, distributing product under the Chevron flag. Son Bruce Woolsey managed the company through the late 1980s and early 1990s, until it was purchased in 1994 by current owners Norm and Diane Crum and renamed Valley Pacific Petroleum in 2002. More

Vendor Spotlight: Jones-Blair Company

Jones-BlairThe Jones-Blair Company, Spirit® Petroleum’s exclusive provider for high-quality protective paints and coatings, recently announced its new affiliation with Hempel, a Denmark-based supplier of coatings products for the decorative, protective, marine, container and yacht markets. Founded in 1915, Hempel is based in Denmark and is recognized as a world leader in the coatings industry. More

Catch the Spirit
Look for the American eagle logo and meet us at the industry events below.
Sept 8-10, 2015
Pacific Oil Conference
Booth #36

JW Marriott at L.A. Live
Los Angeles, California
www.petroshow.com
Sept 13-16, 2015
Tennessee Fuel & Convenience Store Association Annual Convention
Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort, Amelia Island, FL
www.tfca.info
Sept 20-22, 2015
Virginia Petroleum, Convenience and Grocery Association Annual Meeting
The Omni Homestead Resort, Hot Springs, VA
www.vpcga.com
Oct 10-11, 2015
PMAA Fall Meeting
Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, Las Vegas,NV
www.pmaa.org
Oct 11-14, 2015
NACS Show
Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, Las Vegas,NV
www.nacsonline.com

 

 

 

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