Every business and organization is different, so it can be difficult to know when it’s the right time to do something new, like getting fuel deliveries. But, there are some signs that you can look at which can help you decide if getting bulk fuel is right for your organization.
You are increasing your service area
If you are expanding your territory or adding more vehicles to your fleet, now is a good time to sign up for bulk fuel deliveries. When making a move this big, many companies forget to pay attention to saving money. It is great to focus on your pre-made budget, but being able to save money as soon as possible can help you in the long run. Having a contract with a trustworthy supplier can help you do this.
Before a natural disaster
If you know that a weather event is going to happen in the future, you can set up bulk delivery before it occurs. Prices often increase after an emergency. By locking into a contract before this happens, you won’t have to worry about going over your fueling budget.
You are offered a contract
This is not to say that you should accept the first contract that comes your way, but that others see that your business could benefit from it. Some of the benefits you can experience include saving money, saving time, and having the convenience of getting your bulk fuel when you need it most.
After you have done your research
You should speak with at least a few bulk fuel suppliers before signing a contract. Prices change and not every bulk fuel supplier will offer the same quality products and services. Be sure that you pay attention to all of the services and fuel types the companies can provide to you. Some good services to look for are 24/7 delivery, tank rentals, fixed-price contract options, one-time fuel delivery, and tank monitoring.
You need help managing your fuel
Sometimes you simply need a helping hand to monitor your fuel usage and orders. By automating some of your process, you can spend time on other tasks. For example, you can track how much fuel you normally use and get deliveries based on that information. This can help you in emergencies as well. Also, if you have a tank monitoring system, you can catch leaks early.
Do you need wholesale fuel or related services?
At Kendrick Oil Company, we offer a variety of bulk fuel Products and Services to clients throughout Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Kansas, Colorado, and Louisiana. You can reach us at (800) 299-3991 to learn more.