Progressive Waste Solutions Selects InSite360 FuelQuest to Optimize Fuel Procurement and Logistics
Fuel supply chain insights increase efficiency for top environmental company
Jun 23, 2015, 09:30 ET
SIMSBURY, Conn., June 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Veeder-Root, a leading provider of fueling logistics applications, announced an agreement with Progressive Waste Solutions, Ltd. to provide fuel procurement, logistics and management services. Progressive Waste Solutions operates a fleet of more than 3,000 vehicles in the U.S. and Canada, including locations in 12 U.S. states and six Canadian provinces. With over 7,500 employees, Progressive Waste Solutions services more than four million residential and commercial customers, providing solid waste collection, recycling and landfill disposal services. Under the agreement, Progressive Waste Solutions will utilize Insite360 FuelQuest's Managed Services to reduce overall fuel costs and improve supply chain visibility.
"The centralization and control provided by Insite360 FuelQuest will provide needed insight into our fuel supply chain," said Roy Shigefuji, Director of Procurement and Supply Chain at Progressive Waste Solutions. "With an annual RFP process for fuel and freight, Insite360 FuelQuest will help us to secure the most competitive pricing and establish fuel agreements that align with our business goals."
With its team of fuel experts and industry-leading fuel management software, Insite360 FuelQuest will provide Progressive Waste Solutions with an independent fuel procurement and management solution. With fuel costs often being the second highest operational expense for fleet companies, the increased efficiency and potential cost savings present Progressive Waste Solutions with a unique competitive advantage. These fuel management capabilities allow Veeder-Root to provide its customers the following benefits:
- Lower fuel costs and more efficient use of credit,
- Greater visibility and centralization of fueling operations,
- Reduced invoice overpayments and administration costs, and
- Increased security of fuel supply.
"Progressive Waste Solutions, will leverage our technology and team of experts to lower fuel costs and increase supply security," said Ryan Mossman, Senior Director of Fuel Services at Veeder-Root. "They are utilizing our 24x7x365 team of industry professionals to focus on their fueling needs, while they focus on being an industry leader in environmental and waste solutions."
Veeder-Root is the recognized provider of fuel logistics solutions for retail and commercial applications, as well as a leading global supplier of automatic tank gauging, fuel management systems, and stage II vapor recovery solutions.
ABOUT INSITE360 FUELQUEST
Insite360 FuelQuest, provides industry leading software and services to suppliers, distributors, retailers, carriers and fleets who utilize transportation fuels throughout the world. Insite360 FuelQuest improves profitability and abates risk for its customers by delivering solutions to manage and optimize fuel procurement, logistics, reconciliation and regulatory processes. These solutions deliver operational and financial value for companies responsible for more than 22 billion gallons of gasoline and diesel annually. Insite360 FuelQuest is a proud winner of the 2014 Petroleum Marketers Association of America's (PMAA) Best in the US award for Fuel Management Program.
Veeder-Root is a leading global supplier of automatic tank gauging, fuel management systems, and stage II vapor recovery solutions including the Red Jacket® brand of submersible pumps and pressurized line leak detectors. Veeder-Root and Red Jacket are market-leading brands with a tradition of excellence in the petroleum industry.
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