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  • How Cumberland Farms Improved Store Communication, Labor Scheduling, and Brand Consistency Across the Organization July 15, 2020
    C-store retailers are under more pressure than ever before, with COVID-19 adding a plethora of new challenges to overcome. This makes it a top priority to improve the efficiency of in-store operations, as customer foot traffic increases and priorities shift to accommodate new initiatives and strategies. Register for this webinar to learn how Cumberland Farms, […]
  • Eastern Energy Expo On Demand: Bringing the Energy & Comfort Industries to You! July 15, 2020
    With our new month-long On Demand format, Eastern Energy Expo will feel and look different this year as we are bringing the show to you in a 100% online experience. Admission is free! Every attendee will create their individual login to the On Demand venue. Starting August 1 and continuing all month, participants will have […]
  • Tackling Tobacco: June 2020 Legislative & Regulatory Roundup July 15, 2020
    Tobacco legislation and regulation is constantly under review at the local, state and federal levels. In this monthly roundup, Convenience Store News highlights the latest proposals and approved changes happening across the U.S.
  • Higher Blends Infrastructure Incentive Program Webinar Maine: July 15, at 2 p.m. July 15, 2020
    Timothy P. Hobbs, Maine State Director, invites you to participate in a Webinar on the Higher Blends Infrastructure Incentive Program (HBIIP) for owners of transportation fueling and fuel distribution facilities. The purpose of the HBIIP is to increase significantly the sales and use of higher blends of ethanol and biodiesel by expanding the infrastructure for […]
  • Webinar — Text Messaging: The Under-used Business Builder July 15, 2020
    Are you missing out on low-cost, high-response text marketing and customer communications? Consumers of all ages are texting, and want to text with your business! Integrating your texting platform can boost responses to emergency alerts, will-call order and payment prompts, customer service requests and appointment reminders. Learn how to use this cost-effective marketing tool to […]
  • Check Out the July Digital Edition of Fuel Oil News July 15, 2020
    The July 2020 digital edition of Fuel Oil News features a directory of propane products and services. Check it out!
  • Emissions Slashed Today Won't Slow Warming Until Mid-Century July 15, 2020
    Much of the international effort thus far to combat climate change has focused on cutting emissions of greenhouse gases, chief among them carbon dioxide. That is, of course, a rational approach. Global average temperatures are roughly 1.1°C warmer today than in pre-industrial times and CO2 is the main culprit. It and other greenhouse gases are […]
  • PMAA Compliance Bulletin: FMCSA Announces Conditional Enforcement Discretion for Random Drug and Alcohol Testing Requirements July 15, 2020
    The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced it will exercise conditional enforcement discretion for employers unable to comply with certain FMCSA random drug and alcohol testing requirements due to the COVID-19 emergency. Click here to read the full PMAA Compliance Bulletin.
  • Trump Backed Off Shipping Reform Under Political Pressure, Former Advisers Claim July 15, 2020
    President Trump bowed to political and industry pressure by abandoning reform of the controversial Jones Act shipping rule, according to officials who were present at the time and dislike the decision.
  • Update from Capitol Hill July 15, 2020
    THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS Both the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate remain in pro forma sessions. No major votes are expected in either chamber until next week. The House appropriations committee resumes marathon mark-up sessions this week. Democrats hope to bring all 12 federal appropriations bills to the House floor in advance of […]
  • Northern New England Energy Conference July 15, 2020
    Maine Energy Marketers Association in conjunction with the Energy Marketers of New Hampshire have decided that it is necessary to move the Northern New England Energy Conference to 2021 due to COVID-19. This was a difficult decision, however, we remain excited about the conference and will continue to bring you important updates. Our program will […]
  • The Monster Grill Truck July 15, 2020
    As summer is upon us, the MEMA Staff wants to remind our members that the Monster Grill Truck is available for rent! This could be a great way to show your staff appreciation while social distancing outside. If you want to book the truck, contact Sarah or call the office at 207.729.5298.
  • Par for Py July 15, 2020
    Golf outing Update! MEMA along with the Executive Committee who combined have already donated over 40K to the cause, are happy to announce to all of you—the colleagues, counterparts, family, and beloved friends of Jamie—that this year, we will be using our annual golf tournament to show our great admiration and appreciation of Jamie for […]
  • Robin Manson Retires After 23 Years at MEMA July 15, 2020
    To the Membership and all those who have worked with Robin Manson over the past 23 years, it is with immense gratitude that we announce Robin's retirement from the Association effective July 15." Robin first came to work for MEMA in 1997. She did not apply for this position, she was recruited for it. Those […]