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PURE Oil Jobbers annual stockholders meeting to conclude 15th anniversary of the Co-op

Sep 02, 2008

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(Rock Hill, SC) As this year marks the 15th anniversary of the PURE Oil Jobbers Cooperative, the annual stockholders’ meeting is the perfect occasion to commemorate this historical event. The year-end business and planning meeting will be held Nov. 14-16, 2008, at the Hyatt Regency in Savannah, Georgia. All PURE Co-op members are invited to attend, and even though this is perhaps the most anticipated business meeting of the year, the weekend will provide plenty of opportunities for fell...
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PURE Oil Jobbers Cooperative continues expansion outside of the Southeastern region

Aug 11, 2008

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(Rock Hill, SC) For one of the newest members of the PURE Oil Jobbers Cooperative, Inc., joining this petroleum marketers group is like coming back to the beginning of the company’s founding. Taylor Oil Company, Inc. in Salisbury, Maryland announced earlier this summer it was joining the PURE Oil Jobbers Cooperative, taking on the independent petroleum brand that it initially distributed in 1927, when the company was founded. Taylor marketed and distributed PURE Oil products until chan...
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History of PURE includes 15th Anniversary of the Cooperative

May 19, 2008

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(Rock Hill, SC) While the “Be Sure With PURE” tagline rings clearly with the approximately 340 members of the PURE Oil Jobbers Cooperative, Inc., the organization might also add: “celebrating a brand that has come full circle.” The origin of the PURE Oil Company dates back to 1914, with the founding of the Ohio Cities Gas Company. Six years later, the company name changed to PURE Oil, and by 1926, it had moved to Chicago to establish its headquarters. From these offices in the Windy Cit...
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PURE Co-op recognizes tenures and service of two special leaders

Apr 25, 2008

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(Rock Hill, SC) The success of organizations is invariably tied to the service and dedication of special persons in roles of leadership. Two such individuals have served the PURE Oil Jobbers Cooperative well, leaving an indelible mark on Co-op success following their tenures. Jerry Carter, with more than 50 years of work experience in the industry, brought unmatched knowledge and expertise to his Co-op customers during his 11 years as a district sales manager. The Co-op Board of Direct...
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PURE Oil Jobbers Cooperative selects officers, welcomes new board members for 2008

Apr 04, 2008

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(Rock Hill, SC) With a cooperative spirit to provide leadership for their fellow 340 oil jobbers and petroleum marketers, the 15 members of the PURE Oil Jobbers Cooperative, Inc. Board of Directors selected their officers and welcomed new board members at their first meeting of the year, held recently in Atlanta, Georgia. The four members selected to lead the Co-op in 2008 are Frank McNeill, Jr. as President, Tim Allen as Vice President, Davis Cosey as Secretary, and Larry Jones as Treas...
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SOJC changes name to PURE Oil Jobbers Cooperative, Inc.

Feb 22, 2008

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(Rock Hill, SC) It’s long been the brand identified with one of the leading independent petroleum marketers in the Southeast, and now it serves as this Cooperative’s corporate identity. The Southeastern Oil Jobbers Cooperative, Inc. (SOJC) has officially changed its name to the PURE Oil Jobbers Cooperative, Inc. (POJC), as a result of an overwhelmingly positive response by the Coop membership, followed by a resolution passed by the organization’s board of directors at its annual meeting ...
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