Trend Watch: How C-Stores in Emerging Economies Can Prep for Increasing Fuel Demand

In the coming decades, we’ll see a significant uptick in energy consumption—28 percent by 2040, to…


Building a Great Customer Service Culture

If you have a cell phone, cable TV provider or vehicle, chances are you know exactly how it feels…


PDI Gives Back: A Volunteer’s Perspective

Today is the International Day of Charity—a day established by the United Nations to spotlight…


PDI Chats: A Conversation with SIGMA CEO Ryan McNutt

When most people hear the word Sigma, it usually conjures images of a Greek letter, constellation,…


​Fuel Taxes: Status – It’s Complicated

Benjamin Franklin said only two things in life are certain: death and taxes. Since PDI is not in…


Three Ways to Maximize Fuel Carrier Margins with Tech

The financial ebb and flow of the trucking business is a well-documented phenomenon. In fact,…


Making Data-Driven Decisions: No Runouts, No Retains

Nearly two decades into the 21st century, and the world’s ever-evolving business landscape shows…


Redefining Community in the Digital Age

There was a time—back when fax machines and rich mahogany were regular office staples—that product…


Top 5 Things You Can Learn from the Best Retailers

If you look at the top convenience store retailers, you’ll notice similarities across their…


Supply and Demand

Survival of the Fittest: How Trucking Companies Can Win in Today’s Driver Shortage

Imagine going to your local grocery store, and seeing a wasteland of empty shelves where some of…


The Clock is Ticking Down: Making the Case to ELD Holdouts

What image pops into your mind when you think of America? Is it a picture of Herculean men…