Carolina Petroleum Distributors
(Charlotte, NC), which owns and operatesmore than 60 high-volume convenience stores under the Petro Express brand inthe Carolinas, has implemented an Internet software solution from TelaPointInc. to streamline and manage its fuel marketing and transportation schedulingprocesses. The retailer is using TelaFuel (www.telafuel.com),a browserbased application suite, to improve management of fuel replenishmentoperations serving its 60 stores as well as more than 2,000 wholesale deliverylocations throughout the region. With TelaFuel, Carolina Petroleum can electronicallyprocess customer fuel orders and optimize transportation scheduling, therebyresulting in lower costs, enhanced customer service, improved fleet utilizationand greater administrative efficiency.