Allegro Clinic Announces Expanded Hours in New Hope

COLUMBUS, MS, July 22, 2014 – Beginning Saturday, August 2nd, quality healthcare will become even more convenient for the community of New Hope.  Allegro Family Clinic is announcing new expanded Fall hours, which includes six hours on Saturday (8a-2p) and an additional two hours on Friday evenings (5p-7p).

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Allegro is also excited to welcome Greg Beach, MSN, FNP-BC (above) to its staff.  Greg will be seeing patients during the new expanded hours on Friday evenings and Saturdays.

Allegro Family Clinic’s new hours, starting Saturday, August 2nd, will be as follows:

Monday – Thursday: 8a – 5p (closed 1p-2p for lunch)

Friday: 8a – 7p (closed 1p-2p for lunch)

Saturday: 8a – 2p

Allegro Family Clinic is a community-centric, family-focused acute care retail clinic.  Bobbie Sue Pearson, NP-C and staff live and work in the New Hope community, providing quality, compassionate care in a convenient setting.  Learn more about Allegro Family Clinic at

15th Street Pharmacy Opens in Tuscaloosa

Tuscaloosa, AL – Dutch Pharmacies is proud to announce the opening of 15th Street Pharmacy in Tuscaloosa on Tuesday, March 25th.  15th Street Pharmacy is conveniently located next door to Sprint Mart at 445 15th Street East.

Chris Barwick, RPh, and Brittany Cotant, PharmD, look forward to serving the pharmaceutical needs of the Tuscaloosa community.  The locally-owned and operated pharmacy features a double drive-thru, local delivery service, immunizations, and a private consultation room.

For prescription services, call 205-345-3180 or visit our website at

Since 1990, Dutch Pharmacy has been providing local communities with unparalleled speed and convenience in pharmacy services – all while maintaining competitive prices and delivering a personal touch. Today, each of Dutch Pharmacy’s locations operates as an independent local pharmacy, providing communities with a true “hometown pharmacy.”

To learn more about Dutch Pharmacies, check us out online at

Dutch Lubricants Celebrates Top Performers at Annual Awards Dinner

Columbus, MS, August 27, 2013 – On Monday evening, Dutch Lubricants held its annual Awards Dinner and Banquet at Old Waverly Country Club in West Point, MS.  In an evening filled with celebration of recent successes and progress, the following individuals were honored as top performers:

  • Salesperson of the Year – Joan Morgan
  • Operational Excellence Award – Tom Sneed and Jon Taylor
  • “Above and Beyond” Award – Jerry Lawrence, Gayle Jennings, David Longshore, and Derf Bryant
  • Shining Star Award – Gary Clark
  • Truck Driver of the Year – Perry Hughes
  • “Fry Master Award” – Jerry Lawrence

The Dutch Group Opens Allegro Family Clinic in New Hope

Columbus, MS, May 30, 2013 – On Thursday afternoon, representatives from The Dutch Group, the Columbus-Lowndes Development LINK, and the New Hope community celebrated the opening of Allegro Family Clinic, The Dutch Group’s first medical clinic adjacent to New Hope Pharmacy.  Over 40 people were on hand for the ribbon cutting ceremony and Open House.

Allegro Family Clinic is a community-centric, family-focused acute care retail clinic.  Bobbie Sue Pearson, NP-C and staff live and work in the New Hope community, providing quality, compassionate care in a convenient setting.  Learn more about Allegro Family Clinic at

Shell Launches New Motorist App for iPhone and Android

Download the official Shell Motorist app for iPhone and Android and get the most out of driving.

The new Shell Motorist app is designed to help you get more out of driving, and to give you Shell information at your fingertips:

  • It can help keep you on top of your vehicle’s maintenance – use the reminder service to receive alerts when your vehicle’s tax, servicing, insurance or annual check-up are due.
  • Our route planner is designed to help you find the best way to your destination and to estimate the cost of your journey.
  • The station locator shows your nearest Shell service stations to help you fill up with ease once out on the road.
  • You can also see information on Shell highlights and products.

In the interest of safety, please note that this app should not be used whilst driving.

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For more information on the Shell Motorist app for iPhone and Android, please visit


Shell Hosts Innovation Summit

Shell Innovation Center – Houston, TX

Houston, TX, January 8, 2013 – On Monday, Shell launched a two-day innovation summit at the Shell Technology Center in Houston.  The event connects leaders in business and technology to explore collaboration and innovative thinking on complex societal issues.

According to Matthias Bichsel, director of Projects & Technology at Royal Dutch Shell, “Shell has spent over a billion dollars a year on researching and developing new technologies – more than any of our peers.  This investment in innovation and a consistent commitment to collaboration are essential to spark new ideas and develop solutions to today’s and tomorrow’s challenges.”

The Shell Innovation Summit features an interactive exhibit hall and two days of sessions featuring renowned speakers and panelists focused on the value of innovation, technology, and the future of energy.

To read more, visit Shell US.

Dutch Lubricants Unveils New Website

Columbus, MS, November 29, 2012 – Dutch Lubricants, an independent subsidiary of The Dutch Group, launched its new website today:  The new site is about providing useful tools and resources for existing customers, potential customers, and the general public.  Dutch Lubricants believes that making these resources readily-available will provide customers with the information needed to make informed purchasing decisions.

Enhancements to the site include:

  • Clean User Interface – allows the user to navigate freely and easily through the site
  • Online Account Management Tool – existing customers can log in through a secure portal to manage and place orders
  • Enhanced Dutch Fleet Services Site – provides information for users interested in a fleet management account, as well as account management resources for existing customers
  • Robust Description of Products and Services Available

“We are excited about this new site,” said Rex Gillis, President of The Dutch Group.  “This resource reflects Dutch Lubricants’ commitment to improving the customer experience through technology and innovation.”

Dutch Lubricants, LLC is a top regional supplier of quality industrial, transport, aviation, equipment, and basic retail lubricant products to a broad spectrum of customers.  With four distribution centers, Dutch Lubricants serves markets in Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Louisiana.  To learn more about Dutch Lubricants, visit

Dutch Lubricants is a subsidiary of The Dutch Group.  To learn more about The Dutch Group, visit

Victory’s Sprint Mart Installs Express Ordering for Passport POS

CSP Daily News | October 1, 2012

Ridgeland, MS Victory Marketing LLC, a Mississippi-based convenience store chain branded Sprint Mart, has selected Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s Passport POS with Xpedient Express Ordering to increase high-margin sales and boost efficiency throughout its retail network.

The combined system gives the retailer a complete foodservice option, including touchscreen ordering, pricebook integration and a kitchen monitor system.

“Passport with Express Ordering is proven to help retailers like Victory Marketing build on their Passport investment and grow a more profitable foodservice business,” said Travis Bouck, vice president of marketing North America for Gilbarco Veeder-Root. “Together with Xpedient, we offer superior technology backed by industry leading professional services.”

Passport POS features open interfaces that allow retailers to build their system their way, integrating seamlessly with a wide range of partners, including back office, loyalty, foodservice and price signs. The system improves overall store efficiency by reporting sales, automating price changes, and tracking promotions and inventory.

“The Express Ordering solution is a perfect balance of productivity and customer service, with a modern edge,” said Michael Sebree, company director of foodservice at Sprint Mart. “It has made the menu selection process fun, fast and easy for the customer to place an order.”

Sebree added, “The integration into our foodservice operation and backoffice system was extremely smooth; we could not be more pleased.”

Express Ordering provides flexible hardware and software configurations and ease of integration between foodservice operations, the point of sale and backoffice functions.

Greensboro, N.C.-based Gilbarco Veeder-Root is a technology leader for retail and commercial fueling operations. It offers a broad range of integrated solutions from the forecourt to the convenience store and head office.

Victory Marketing, Ridgeland, Miss., operates 83 locations in Mississippi and Louisiana.