"The money we save on fuel well exceeds the money that we originally paid for the program...I've found it to be a great negotiating tool when working with fuel vendors." --Carrie Burbidge, Fuel, Tax & Licensing Manager Central Refrigerated Services, Inc.
Rising fuel costs
Drivers purchasing outside of negotiated fuel networks
Implemented IDSC ExpertFuel
Began measuring driver compliance with fuel purchase plans
Started incentive plan to encourage/reward driver compliance
Reduced 2007 annual fuel costs by $3.1M below national average figures
All 2007 fuel purchased at more than 18.5 cents below national average diesel pricing