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What contango and backwardation mean for propane prices this winter

October 22, 2018 - By and

It has been some time since we have written on the backwardation and contango market structures. Based on comments we... read more

In The Know: Preparing for the winter ahead

October 18, 2018 - By

Propane Resources' Tony Botts breaks down the issues propane retailers should be aware of for the 2018 winter heating season. read more

Taking a deeper look at propane price uncertainty

October 15, 2018 - By and

Throughout last week, Mont Belvieu’s price correction deepened and its value relative to crude continued to deteriorate. read more

A Missouri welcome through propane marketing campaign

October 11, 2018 - By

New state marketing campaign showcases the benefits of a propane lifestyle. read more

How to manage propane price uncertainty

October 8, 2018 - By

Last week, Mont Belvieu LST (MB) propane prices experienced the first significant downward move since mid-August, dropping 6.75 cents Oct.... read more

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Hiring the wrong person can lead to workers’ compensation claims

October 4, 2018 - By

National Interstate Insurance's Kate Mitchell discusses ways to avoid hiring your next workers' compensation claim. read more

Energy Information Administration provides valuable data

October 1, 2018 - By

The primary mission of Cost Management Solutions is to provide propane retailers and consumers with critical information and analysis, along... read more

US propane/propylene production reaches new milestone

September 24, 2018 - By and

For the week ending Sept. 14, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported U.S. propane/propylene production exceeded 2 million barrels per... read more

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Five ways to simplify retail propane payments

September 20, 2018 - By

The right electronic bill presentment and payment solution can help encourage online payments, provide critical bill reminders and adapt quickly to the changing needs of retail propane customers. read more

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US distillate inventory recovers

September 17, 2018 - By and

U.S. distillate inventory made a major jump last week that helped significantly reduce the shortfall in inventory levels. For the... read more

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