A report by the American Trucking Associations released in the summer of 2018 found that the country was short more than 50,000 tractor-trailer drivers. That number is expected to balloon to 174,000 by 2026 and may go even higher if something isn't... (Read More)
Now that November is here, it's crunch time. In between work and family responsibilities, there's also holiday get-togethers, travel plans and gift-buying to consider. With so much to do, it's no wonder many people feel the last two months of the... (Read More)
Here at the WPMA, it's our goal to assist petroleum marketers, gas station owners, and other industry professionals in growing their businesses and improving their quality of life. Since 1953, we've been assisting state associations across the... (Read More)
October is here and the year is quickly coming to a close. Before the onslaught of vacations, holiday shopping, and end-of-year deadlines, we wanted to let you know about the upcoming WPMAEXPO 2020. Next year's event will take place on February... (Read More)
It's official. During the last week of August, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit unanimously upheld a decision by the Obama Administration to tighten the National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS).
Under the new guidelines... (Read More)
At the beginning of August, the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee approved a new five-year surface transportation bill titled, America's Transportation Infrastructure Act (ATIA) of 2019. Improving America's aging infrastructure is... (Read More)
The 2019 New Mexico Petroleum Marketers Association Trade Show and Convention is August 19-21 at the Sandia Resort & Casino in Albuquerque.
If you're a New Mexico-based petroleum marketer and haven't already signed up to attend, we encourage you... (Read More)
Proper lubricant storage and petroleum marketing go hand in hand. Whether you own a gas station, heating oil business, or bulk storage facility, it's absolutely crucial to house your fuels and lubricants in a safe, clean, and temperature-controlled... (Read More)
Launching a new product or service takes time, commitment, and dedication. It also requires a strategy and willingness to adapt. However, thanks to the rise of the internet, social media, and mobile technologies, getting your message across in a... (Read More)