Sunshine Gasoline rolls out Gilbarco Veeder-Root technology at 100 sites

Retailer appreciates broad product offering and partnership

GREENSBORO, N. C. – September 28, 2010 – Sunshine Gasoline Distributors, Inc. of Doral, Fla. is rolling out Gilbarco® Encore® S dispensers, Passport® point of sale systems and Veeder-Root TLS-450 tank gauges at 100 sites.

“We chose Gilbarco Veeder-Root because they are in a unique position to provide turnkey solutions at the forecourt, in-store POS and underground fuel management,” said Luis Lago, vice president of operations for Sunshine Gasoline Distributors. “State-of-the-art equipment like the TLS-450 allows us to be more efficient and grow our business. We have been purchasing Gilbarco equipment for 20 years and have experienced outstanding local support from Glasgow Equipment Service.”

Sunshine Gasoline supplies more than 360 locations in South Florida , of which 150 stations are operated directly by Sunshine. Gasoline brands include BP, Shell, Chevron, Texaco, and CITGO. The company was founded in 1987 by Max Alvarez and is known for its innovative loyalty programs.
“We are proud to supply the tools and solutions that help businesses like Sunshine Gasoline grow and thrive,” said Pete Ward, CEO of Glasgow Equipment Service and 2010 president of the Petroleum Equipment Institute (PEI).

Encore S dispensers are the industry’s leading choice for retail fueling, with superior design and long term durability, advanced security and payment options, and options for interactive merchandising at the fuel island using the Applause™ Media System.

Passport POS provides an intuitive, intelligent touch-screen to reduce training time, errors and shrinkage. It provides seamless connectivity and standardization with more devices and third-party partners, and sophisticated business growth tools.

The TLS-450 provides gas station owners with automated compliance management to maximize station uptime, avoid fines and reduce costs.

Gilbarco Veeder-Root will exhibit Encore S dispensers, Passport point of sale system and TLS-450 at the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) Show, October 6 - 8 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Booths 1039 and 1125.

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About Gilbarco Veeder-Root
 Gilbarco Veeder-Root is the worldwide technology leader for retail and commercial fueling operations. We offer the broadest range of integrated solutions from the forecourt to the convenience store and head office. For almost 150 years, Gilbarco has earned the trust of its customers by providing long-term partnership, uncompromising support and proven reliability. In fact, we help manage the business and maximize the bottom lines for 19 of the top 20 convenience store operators in the U.S.

For further information contact:

Lucy Sackett, Director Outbound Marketing
 Gilbarco Veeder-Root
Tel: (336) 547-5607
Fax: (336) 547-5890
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