A successful career in petroleum marketing requires hard work, dedication and commitment. It also requires you to go the extra mile and augment your professional skills. That means setting aside time outside of work to read industry news, attend... (Read More)
It doesn't matter whether you run a convenience store, and advertising agency or any type of business in between: the hiring process can be challenging and taxing. Add to that finding the right people for your unique c-store operation, and the... (Read More)
On January 6th, 2020, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's new online CDL driver drug and alcohol Clearinghouse database requirements took effect.
Under these guidelines, petroleum marketers... (Read More)
Every year the WPMA Scholarship Foundation awards a series of merit scholarships worth a total of $28,000. The program awards one $4,000 scholarship to a deserving student within each of the seven WPMA member states.
To qualify for a WPMA... (Read More)
Is your gas station protected from cybercriminals? Before you answer that question consider this: A report released by Kaspersky Lab earlier this year found that most gas stations are susceptible to remote takeovers. Even if you've recently updated... (Read More)
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)