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2003 Top 50 propane retailer rankings

February 1, 2003 - By

Profiles of the largest propane retail marketers in the United States read more

2003 Top 50 propane retailers

February 1, 2003 - By

The books on fiscal year 2002 are officially closed, and AmeriGas Partners again has retained itscrown as the largest U.S. propane retailer in the annual LP/Gas Top 50 rankings. read more

The game of safety poker

February 1, 2003 - By

My fascination with card playing began as I watched the TV show Maverick. I learned the skills of pokeralways included banter and usually ended with the phrase “My old Pappy used to say . . .” just asMaverick would gather up the pot. read more

Trounce competition during a merger

February 1, 2003 - By

ll of you have seen or know of a competitor who sold his company in your area. You also likely saw thechanges made and the problems that may have occurred during the transition period. You likely gainedseveral customers during the transition process -- just by answering the phone! read more

A Push for Plastic

February 1, 2003 - By

One of the propane industry's most enduring and recognizable public images - and one of its healthiest market segments - could be headed for a major overhaul. read more

Pushing Propane’s Plusses

February 1, 2003 - By

Propane's prominence as a motor vehicle fuel appears ready to shift into overdrive with construction of the nation's first alternative fuels Regional Transportation Center in San Diego. read more

Essentials for success: a business plan

February 1, 2003 - By

It has been said that the typical small business owner would never consider taking a family vacation without first carefully planning dates of departure and arrival, obtaining hotel reservations, reserving tickets in advance for hard-to-get events and carefully laying out what to pack. read more

New Congress gets back at it

February 1, 2003 - By

The 108th Congress that convened in January will have to revisit many of the energyissues the 107th Congress never resolved. read more