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Chevron and ConocoPhillips Up Prices
Price Increase Summary
Ultrachem adds to the CLS list
Career Opportunities

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May 13, 2011     

JOBBERSWORLD...MARKET INTELLIGENCE FOR INTELLIGENT MARKETERS...  The First and Only Independent Newsletter to Focus on Lubricant Distributors.



Chevron and ConocoPhilips are Next in the Third Round of Price Increases for 2011

Chevron announced and increase of 6 to 10% for all lubricanting oils, gear lubes and greases. The increase is effective June 13, 2011.

ConocoPhillips announced it will increase the price of its finished lubricants by 7 to 8%. The increase is effective June 13, 2011. According to ConocoPhillips, the increase is necessary due to the higher cost of raw materials.
Price Increase Summary as of May 13, 2011 - Round Three


Ultrachem Adds Another to the STLE List of CLS

Ultrachem, Inc., announces that Jonathan Rickner, Southeast Regional Sales Manager, has been accredited as a Certified Lubrication Specialist (CLS) by the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE).  


Certified Lubrication Specialists possess extensive knowledge of lubrication fundamentals and best practices in lubrication maintenance in industrial settings. STLE is the premier technical society serving the needs of more than 10,000 individuals and 150 companies and organizations that compose the tribology and lubrication engineering business sector. CLS-accredited individuals must have at least three years of experience in the field of lubrication and pass a rigorous exam covering a wide range of lubrication application topics.

Career Opportunities

Posted May 10, 2011 

The McPherson Companies


The McPherson Companies, Inc. (TMC), founded in 1971, is family owned business with operations in 5 southeastern states and over 250 employees. TMC is one of the largest ExxonMobil and BP Castrol distributors in the country and this year we are celebrating 40 years of proudly serving our customers.

Our philosophy is simple - to provide only the finest products available, backed by McPherson's guarantee of quality service and technical assistance.  This assures our customers of dependable service,  competitive pricing, and prompt delivery from our team of professionals. We believe that to be successful we need the right people.  We seek people who drive for excellence and eagerly explore new ideas and challenges.  We need those who embody our values:   ·Commitment to Excellence   · Fairness · Family · Honesty  · Teamwork · Planning.


We are seeking candidates to fill current open positions on our Sales Team:  Regional Vice President of Sales Georgia/Tennessee; TPM Sales Representatives - North Alabama, Georgia, and the Gulf Coast.  


For information and details, visit our website at > Careers.   


Posted April 21, 2011

Sales representative in the Ocala, FL area

A national distributor is looking for a sales representative in the Ocala, FL area.  To join our growing team we are looking for candidates with prior experience selling industrial products.  If interested please send a resume to

Posted April 11, 2011

Multiple openings for C-level sales executive national account sales division

Rapidly expanding National Lubricant Supplier is currently accepting resumes for experienced and energetic sales representatives to join their dynamic team.  They are accepting resumes for a C-level sales executive and have multiple openings in their national account sales division.  

Seeking representatives with industry experience, high-integrity and a great work ethic.
 Please forward resumes for consideration to: 

Posted March 30, 2011   

 We currently have exciting opportunities for experienced and proactive outside sales representatives to help grow our business by taking initiative to reach our goals of positive growth and expansion into new territories.


Farrell Oil, a successful and growing, 2nd generation company, has been a distributor of quality lubricants in Upstate New York and has reliably serviced customers throughout the region for over 33 years.  Since 2004 we have also serviced the Hudson Valley.  We have been certified by Conoco Phillips as a Top Tier distributor since 2007.  We are a "family style" firm with a professional attitude. 

If you are a qualified applicant e-mail your resume to   No phone calls and no walk ins.  All replies will be kept strictly confidential.   Equal Opportunity Employer



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