“I knew that once people realized the benefits of ethanol and that they had choices at the pump, they would get excited about the product. I now have hundreds of new customers, and revenue and profits have increased significantly. Today, I get between 10 and 20 cents profit margin across my various blends.”
- Bruce Vollan, Midway Services, Inc., Baltic, South Dakota
This site was created to help fuel marketers learn more about selling blends of ethanol by installing ethanol blender pumps, or flex fuel pumps. Here, you'll learn how ethanol, America's renewable fuel, can be used in various blends. From selling E10 for any vehicle on the road, to offering special blends for our nation's 16 million flex fuel vehicles; giving consumers the choices they want is good business. We'll show you why installing an ethanol flex fuel pump makes sense for your business, explain how you can offer this choice to your customers, and give you resources to turn this opportunity into reality.
The Time is Now
There is no better time than now to gain a competitive advantage in your business through selling mid-level ethanol blends. As the country moves forward in building the infrastructure to support the Renewable Fuels Standard, retailers on the cutting edge of providing consumers choice at the pump are already seeing significant financial incentives. So could you.
"We’ve been avid supporters of ethanol since the 70's and we have been selling ethanol-enhanced gas for over 40 years. Several years ago, we put in E85 and in 2008 we decided to offer more choices at the pump by installing blenders that offer E20, E30, E40 and E85. We want to support the organizations that support us and that's why we believe in the mission of
- Ken Kornkven, Manager of Farmers Union Oil, Portland, North Dakota