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Optimize B2B Fuel Pricing throughout the Commercial Fuel Lifecycle

Optimizing your B2B fuel pricing operations can help ensure that your business remains profitable under a variety of changing market conditions and disruptions.

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3 Ways Fuel Suppliers Can Manage Tight Margins

When you can’t easily predict what’s coming next in a fluctuating fuel market, the best strategy is to make your business as adaptable as possible.

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Optimize Your CPG Marketing Program with PDI Offer Network

Get a better understanding of consumer buying behaviors with PDI Offer Network. Improve your efforts with broader reach, increased frequency, and targeted messaging.

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The 5 Stages of Foodservice Operations

If you want to upgrade your foodservice program, this article covers the five stages of foodservice operations you should incorporate into your daily operations.

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Don’t Let Legacy Systems Impact Digital Transformation

By simplifying complex operations and unifying your systems and data, you can quickly improve your business results through digital transformation.

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7 Tips for Better Wholesale Business Optimization

Fuel wholesalers can start improving operational efficiency by following these seven tips for leveraging digital technologies to optimize business operations.

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Go Digital to Streamline Fleet Management

Eliminate the paper trail and gain the benefits of digital mobility to benefit your fleet management operations, drivers, and business results.

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4 Cost-Saving Benefits of the Connected Truck

The connected truck securely and automatically keeps your fleet operations as efficient as possible, helping you deliver the excellent service your customers expect.

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Your Dispatchers and Drivers Will Love Paperless Dispatch

Paperless dispatch is an important step for oil companies, fuel wholesalers, and haulers that are leveraging technology to improve efficiency and increase revenue.

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Optimize Your Fuel Pricing to Navigate Any Crisis

Get expert insights on fuel pricing optimization, including how the right solution can help fuel retailers overcome operational challenges in times of crisis.

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5 Essentials Your Telematics Solution Must Deliver

Your telematics solution must deliver five essential benefits to help you optimize your fleet management and dispatch operations.

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Reconciliation and Billing Shouldn’t Be a Bump in the Road

Integrating new enterprise-level software is no easy task, although it’s well worth the effort. This guide outlines some best practices in six simple steps.

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Why It’s Time to Rethink Your Technology Stack

The very mention of “rip and replace” is a painful thought for any business. Legacy systems or even good-old spreadsheets ...

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Reawakening the Morning Daypart

Consumers are looking for fresh new breakfast options, and c-stores are responding with a wide variety of delicious offerings. From ...

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Is Driving In-Store Traffic the Answer to the EV Chargers Profitability Puzzle?

There are two kinds of convenience and fuel retailers: The ones that have decided to invest in EV infrastructure at ...

What Really Happens During a Ransomware Attack?

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What Really Happens During a Ransomware Attack?

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes of a ransomware attack? Discover security vulnerabilities that can lead ...

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Meeting Customers on the Go: Driving More CG Sales Through C-Stores

Consumer goods brands have long treated convenience stores as a weak sibling to their higher volume channels like grocery and ...

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The C-Store Data Bonanza: How Data-Driven Initiatives Are Maximizing CPG Revenue

Dafna Gabel, VP, Insights at PDI Software, discusses new tools businesses can use to get a clear view of c-store ...

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Digitization in Fuel Logistics Will Keep Things Moving

Companies can improve the speed of order to cash with new technology and digital tools that bring efficiency and visibility ...

Have you taken the necessary steps to protect your business from increasingly advanced cyberthreats?

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Is Your Business Prepared to Stop a Ransomware Attack?

As more companies embrace the WFH model, IT security teams face even greater challenges to protect sensitive networks and data. ...

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4 Steps to Protect Cloud-Based Data from Ransomware

Ransomware attacks are on the rise, and they’re making national headlines for all the wrong reasons. However, most news coverage ...

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How Can We Finally Break the Convenience Industry’s Data Silos?

The convenience retail market has always been prone to rapid shifts. Find out how modernizing your business with automation and ...

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The SaaS Awards Team Is Pleased to Announce the 2021 SaaS Awards Shortlist

PDI’s Logistics Cloud International solution was named a Software as a Service (Saas) Awards shortlist candidate for Best Saas Product ...

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PDI’s Chris Berry: 5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Became a C-Suite Executive

In a wide-ranging interview with Authority Magazine, PDI CTO and GM for the Security Solutions business Chris Berry shared the ...

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8 Tips for Securely Ramping Up Your Business

As the economy reopens and you begin to ramp up operations, you can’t risk exposing your business to a cyberattack.

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PDI Showcases Fully Managed Security Services at RetailNOW 2021

PDI is highlighting its managed security services to convenience retailers and QSRs at RetailNOW 2021 in Nashville, TN.

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How Can SMBs Fight Cyberattacks?

SMBs face unique challenges in regard to cybersecurity. In fact, only 14% of small businesses rate their ability to mitigate ...

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PDI Security Solutions Wins Two 2021 Golden Bridge Awards

The Globee Awards recently announced the winners of the 13th annual Golden Bridge Awards, honoring achievements in several industries around ...

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Keep It Moving: How Trucking Can Address Its Driver Shortage Dilemma

Over the next decade, the trucking industry has said they will need to hire more than 1 million new drivers. ...

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How Data Capture and Reporting Capabilities Give CPG Brands Path to Revenue Growth

The new real-time visibility into c-store sales performance and consumer behavior gives CPG manufacturers a whole new suite of tools ...

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Editor’s Question: What Are the Proper Precautions to Take to Avoid a Ransomware Attack?

Ransomware attacks have been popping up everywhere lately. The good news is that there are tangible, defined actions you can ...

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Gas Prices to Remain Highest Since 2014 for 4th of July Weekend

According to GasBuddy’s annual summer travel survey in May, 46 percent of Americans’ plans this summer were affected by high ...

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The Top Best Practices for Carrier Management

Now that we’re a year after the start of the pandemic, trends that have popped up as a result, are ...

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Lykins Energy Solutions: A PDI Software Case Study

Lykins Energy Solutions has a long history of exceeding customer expectations in the commercial and residential fuel services space. To ...

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Why C-stores Should Be Using Data to Boost Foodservice Sales

In today’s competitive retail environment, convenience stores are utilizing technology to gain insight, stay up to date on trends, and ...

How to Ensure Business Continuity and Customer Satisfaction in Convenience Retail

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How to Ensure Business Continuity and Customer Satisfaction in Convenience Retail

When change happens, whether through unforeseen circumstances like COVID-19 or consolidation in the industry, how can you achieve your vision ...

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How to Sell Age-Restricted Products on Your C-store Mobile App

Retailers and manufacturers can gain multiple advantages by leveraging age verification.

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Editor’s Question: How Have Cybercriminals Changed Their Behavior?

Tom Callahan, Director of Operations (MDR) at PDI Security Solutions was recently featured in an article regarding the behavior of ...

Tips for Managing Fuel Pricing During a Crisis

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Tips for Managing Fuel Pricing During a Crisis

Gabe Ortega, PDI’s Fuel Pricing Practice Leader of North America, recently had an article published on how to deal with ...

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GasBuddy Jumps to No.1 On Apple, Overtakes Crypto-Focused Coinbase App, As Gasoline Prices Hit $3 For the First Time In 6 ½ Years

GasBuddy was the number one downloaded app on Apple’s App Store on Wednesday, May 12, 2021. Many consumers were eager ...

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PDI Acquisition of GasBuddy Changes the Loyalty Landscape in Convenience Retail

Have you ever mused about what it would be like to lead an organization that commands a majority market share ...

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The Rising Trend in Security for C-Stores This Year

In a recent article for Retail IT Insights, PDI’s Tom Callahan discusses some of the reasons security should be a ...

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3 Smart Technology Investment Areas for DevPros 2021

Last year, the world experienced a decade’s worth of changes compressed into a few months of calendar time. The good ...

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Top 3 C-Store Challenges for 2021

NACS recently sat down with Drew Mize, executive vice president and general manager of ERP Solutions at PDI, to talk ...

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Digital Transformation in Fuel Logistics

In order to compete and win in today’s digital economy, companies must evolve. And that evolution begins with digital transformation. ...

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Coming Up Next: Predicting Payments Industry Trends for 2021

Creating an easy, seamless and great payment experience is a critical part of any customer journey. Many industries were impacted ...

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Bethany Allee of Cybera, a PDI Company, Recognized as 2021 CRN® Channel Chief

Earlier this week, CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, named PDI’s Bethany Allee to its 2021 list of Channel ...

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How EV Plug-Ins Will Change the C-Store Experience

As the electric vehicle market heats up, we could see more car charging stations popping up in c-stores all over ...

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The ABCs of TLAs: MDR, EDR and XDR

Most IT and security professionals are unaware of what they need and begin researching various options for protecting their systems, ...

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How C-Stores Can Increase Foodservice Sales and Margins

Despite a challenging year, it’s still possible to finetune foodservice programs, deliver a great customer experience and produce the margins ...

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Is the New C-Store Here to Stay?

Consumers’ habits have dramatically changed this industry, and we wonder if it will ever go back to the way it ...

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How a Global Software Company is Simplifying the Fuel Logistics Industry Through Innovative Solutions

See what PDI’s Sid Gaitonde has to say about how fuel logistics companies can thrive in today’s competitive environment.