Performance Benchmarking - MJ Ervin & Associates

By: Mj Ervin  09-12-2011

The petroleum marketing industry faces more challenges than ever. Intense price competition and increasing costs are squeezing margins like never before.  Are you doing the most you can to maximize revenues and minimize costs? Are your competitors doing even more?

Since 1992 MJ Ervin & Associates has been helping petroleum marketers assess their performance in retail, cardlock, and bulk operations.  Our “Essential Indicators” can provide your organization with a comprehensive array of performance metrics benchmarks. Our Canadian benchmarking clients include Imperial Oil, Suncor Energy/Petro-Canada, Shell, Chevron, Husky Energy, Irving Oil, and Canadian Tire Petroleum.

In addition to our ongoing "Essential Indicators" benchmarking analysis, we have provided benchmarking analyses tailored to answer specific operational questions.

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