OPIS Real-Time Racks

Improve profit margins with real-time visibility into wholesale rack price changes.

OPIS Real-Time Racks gives wholesale fuel sellers and buyers live rack prices for gasoline, diesel and biodiesel plus instant notifications on price changes.

The convenient web interface provides two viewing options:

  • The “Rack View” shows pricing by supplier and product by market. See the moves within the last 6 hours, and filter your view by a specific product or group of products.
  • The “Move Log” option provides a chronological listing of all price moves. You can also export all data from the Move Log to analyze all mid-day moves. Filtering and sorting options include city, state, supplier, product, price change, new price, local effective time, PADD, and/or fuel type.

Try the web-based OPIS Real-Time Racks  or try OPIS Mobile Real-Time Racks free for 10 days to access live rack pricing. You’ll receive a login ID and password.

 

Key Features and Benefits

  • Suppliers can quickly react to competitors’ price moves to protect their volumes and profits.
  • Buyers can see what direction prices are moving and know the exact price when they buy.
  • Identify alternative suppliers at the same terminal or nearby locations.
  • All changes are time-stamped and color-coded (green for increases and red for decreases) for quick visual identification.
  • Available at nearly 400 wholesale locations.
  • Prices are available in gross/net and standard/terminal formats.
  • Mobile Real-Time Racks added features include:
    • Instant notifications when prices change based on specific parameters.
    • Create watchlists for products of interest.
    • Price filters – Explore rack prices by city, terminal, supplier or product group, then sort by location, price, supplier and branded vs. unbranded.
“OPIS Racks and OPIS TimeSeries are trusted third-party sources that we use as a basis in our fuel supply contracts. The rack data gives us an unbiased benchmark for maintaining accuracy. The historical pricing information is invaluable in identifying prospective improvements in our buying decision, especially when entering new markets. ”
Dick Mills VP of Petroleum Supply & Distribution, Holiday Station Stores