TravelCenters of America Selects Internet Supply Chain Provider

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TravelCenters of America Selects Internet Supply Chain Provider

05/10/2006
LOUISVILLE, Ky.--TravelCenters of America selected TelaPoint Inc., an Internet supply chain software provider for the convenience store and petroleum industry, to implement its TelaFuel Internet software solution to streamline and manage its fuel replenishment process.

TelaFuel is a browser-based application suite used to improve management of fuel replenishment operations across all of its company-owned travel centers. With TelaFuel, TA is electronically processing fuel replenishment orders to better manage petroleum inventories and supply logistics, resulting in lower costs and greater administrative efficiency, according to Telapoint’s press release.

"Our decision to implement TelaPoint's Internet supply chain solution is a key part of our strategy to use technology to improve internal operations and to serve the needs of our travel centers," said Peter Greene, senior vice president of development with TA. "TelaFuel is helping us streamline our fuel forecasting and carrier communications making the process more efficient."

TravelCenters of America, headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, is a network of full-service travel centers in the country with 161 sites in 40 states and Canada.