- 03 Jan
Parker’s Convenience Stores Finds Innovation with PriceAdvantage by Skyline
Retailer finds new way to manage fuel pricing process
Colorado Springs, Colo., January 3, 2012 — PriceAdvantage, a division of Skyline Products, announced today that Parker’s Convenience Stores has successfully completed its rollout of PriceAdvantage. This innovative software offering from Skyline allows companies like Parker’s to automate and streamline the process of changing fuel prices at their stores.
“We are always looking for innovative solutions to increase our efficiencies in the store, allowing our store employees to focus on customers and enhancing their shopping experience,” says Greg Parker, president and CEO of The Parker Companies. “PriceAdvantage Enterprise does exactly that by giving us control over fuel pricing from headquarters, or from the field, streamlining our overall fuel pricing process, helping to maximize profits and grow our business.”
Chip Stadjuhar, CEO of Skyline Products, adds “We couldn’t be happier that the convenience store “Innovator of the Year” for the southeast region, Greg Parker, has chosen PriceAdvantage for his stores.”
Greg Parker was recently named the convenience store “Innovator of the Year” for the southeast region by the Griffin Report of Food Marketing.
PriceAdvantage is a highly specialized retail fuel pricing solution for the Convenience Store industry, designed to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of a retailer’s pricing process. PriceAdvantage provides automation for the entire fuel pricing process, from collection of competitive surveys, to efficient and detailed analysis for best price determination, to rapid speed-to-the-street price change execution. The ability to change prices immediately at the POS, fuel pumps and electronic price signs from the centralized headquarters location with one click makes the solution unique in the industry.
About The Parker Companies
The Parker Companies is the preeminent convenience store chain in Georgia and South Carolina. The company is locally owned and operated; with over 26 stores in Bluffton, South Carolina and the Southeast region of Georgia. For more information about The Parker Companies, please visit www.parkersav.com.
About Skyline Products
Skyline Products is the leading developer, manufacturer and provider of fuel pricing and central control software, electronic price displays and dynamic message signs to the fuels, transportation, and government vertical segments in North America. The PriceAdvantage division allows fuel retailers to collect competitive data, determine optimized fuel pricing and automate price changes at the POS, fuel pump and electronic price signs, creating a streamlined closed loop fuel pricing process. Company headquarters are located in Colorado Springs, CO. For more information about Skyline Products please visit www.skylineproducts.com or www.sellmoregas.com.
Skyline Products and PriceAdvantage are trademarks of Skyline Products, Inc. Other company and/or product names mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.