Are you wondering if you should sign a bulk fuel contract? One of the most debated decisions with any business is whether or not to sign contracts. Some say that a contract can be a bad idea. Others say it’s helpful to their business. There are so many contract-related variables that come into play that can make a case for each train of thought. When it comes to bulk fuel, however, a contract may be one of the best decisions you could make for your business.
If you rely on bulk fuel for your business, then you already know the benefits of having fuel delivered to your business to keep it running. A bulk fuel contract only enhances those benefits, making it easier on you and your fuel supplier. And when a disaster strikes – like a hurricane – causing fuel shortages, you’ll see your fuel contract as a lifesaver for your business.
Here are the 3 biggest reasons you should sign a bulk fuel contract.
With the ever fluctuating fuel market and the threat of disasters and emergencies, a bulk fuel contract offers a secure solution. Whenever you sign a fuel contract, you become a top priority for your fuel supplier. You are guaranteed a consistent and constant supply of fuel to your business or fleet. This can be a huge benefit to emergency response fleets and organizations requiring fuel to operate. This also help you plan ahead, knowing you will have the fuel you need to operate efficiently.
Saving money is always a huge plus to any business. Again, because the fuel market is constantly changing, having a bulk fuel contract can be a lifesaver to your business. When you sign a bulk fuel contract, you are guaranteed a set price for the duration of the contract. If the price of fuel goes up in the market, your price will remain the same. This is a huge benefit to businesses that require bulk fuel to operate every day. You can budget your exact costs for fuel and plan ahead without worrying about any price changes. This is perhaps the biggest reason most businesses have a bulk fuel contact.
Without a bulk fuel contract, planning for fuel for your business can be very time consuming. You will need to research the best fuel prices, negotiate prices to get the best deal for your particular needs, ensure that fuel is available, plan a fuel delivery and make sure everything goes as planned. Then you’ll need to repeat that process every time you need a bulk fuel delivery. When you have a bulk fuel contract, all of that is taken care of from the beginning. Throughout the duration of your contract, you don’t have to worry about price changes, fuel delivery scheduling, or fuel availability. If you’re like most successful businesses, then you know the value of time. Having a bulk fuel contract is worth it’s weight in gold just for the amount of time you’ll be saving.
When you sign a contract with a reputable, integrity-driven business like Moffitt Services, you can rest assured that a contract will not lock you in to anything detrimental to your business. Instead, it will free up time, money, and headaches when to comes to having the fuel your business needs to operate efficiently. You’ll find the benefits far outweigh any concerns.
If you want to learn more about our bulk fuel contracts, please contact us today. We’d love to help your business become more efficient.