raise equipment compatibility questions. Mergers,
acquisitions, reorganizations and bankruptcies will alter
the competitive landscape. New products, competition
and alliances will blur the lines between who is a
customer and who is a supplier.
DEF demand is growing. Although alternative
fuels are getting more attention, few have yet gained
significant traction. If a truly efficient electric vehicle
battery is ever developed, there will be big troubles for
the industry very, very quickly.
Finally, changes in regulations, standards and laws
may have a huge impact in a few years. Environmental
concerns will create more division between urban
and rural communities. Credit card fraud, spoilage
and shrinkage are getting global attention, and the
industry will have to respond. Standards to “protect”
consumers from pollution, fraud, fire, virus and
bacteria will increase—and, in the process, create
opportunity for all.
PEI has provided a
domestic and international outlet
for our products. The trade show
and service manager conferences
bring together the decision-makers
who purchase or specify our products. PEI recommended
practices provide a level of consistency and uniformity for
installers, contractors and distributors. PEI also skillfully
captures and explains national issues so that we and other
members can better compare, contrast, react and plan.
I am optimistic for the industry. For the
foreseeable future, liquid fuel will continue to be
moved, metered, dispensed and stored. However, a
number of challenges will confront us. New fuels will
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Fact: Credit card skimming is on the rise, and most fuel dispenser
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• Serialized Keys – each key that is distributed can be
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• Rekeyable Cylinders – reset locks with ease using
unique ‘single key turn’ rekeyable technology.
• Online Key-Tracking Software – track any key at
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First Quarter 2015 | PEI JOURNAL |
Facing the Unknown