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2014-02-28 20:20:29

Relationship Bolsters Hyundai's Move to Offer Assurance Car Care Express Service Centers in Dealerships for Competitive Prices and Faster Service FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor America today announced a relationship with Shell Oil to recommend its Quaker State(®) branded motor oils for Hyundai's dealer network as part of a new lubricants program. No one knows motor oil better than Quaker State and no one changes oil in Hyundai vehicles...

2011-06-28 06:05:00

HOUSTON, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- While Americans love to hit the open road during the summer, many may be contemplating whether or not to sideline their vacation plans due to the cost of filling-up at the pump. Shell understands that consumers are facing difficult decisions and is providing ways to keep the fuel budget in check while celebrating the favorite pastime of summer road trips with a chance to win free fuel for a year. Beginning June 27, 2011- September 5, 2011, consumers...

2011-02-03 09:00:00

WHIPPANY, N.J., Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday (Jan. 29), a telco outage at Shell Oil stations directly caused more than $12 million in duplicate charges for its retail customers, according to a report in today's edition of StorefrontBacktalk. The full story can be read at http://storefrontbacktalk.com/securityfraud/12-million-in-duplicate-charges-from-shell-oil-telco-crash/. "This is yet the latest case of a chain getting burned because the payment industry has no consistent...

2011-01-12 06:35:00

BOONE, N.C., Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday's report released by the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling details the group's findings on the causes of the oil spill and outlines recommended reforms for the industry. Because of these findings, and also a concern for air quality standards, the EPA has delayed Shell Oil's exploratory drilling in the Arctic Ocean until their concerns are met. Shell has proposed a July 2011 start date. Dr....

2010-05-12 12:00:00

HOUSTON, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Shell today released the following statement in response to the introduction of the "American Power Act" by Senators John Kerry (D-MA) and Joseph Lieberman (I-CT) Shell commends Senators Kerry and Lieberman for introducing an energy and climate bill designed to strengthen our economy, create jobs and enhance our energy security while reducing greenhouse gas emissions. This legislation ensures America's global competitiveness and recognizes the role...

2009-12-07 15:14:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The federal Minerals Management Service today gave the green light to Shell Oil's plan to drill exploratory wells in the ecologically rich waters of the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest coast next summer. "We are very concerned because drilling for oil runs the risk of devastating spills in a sensitive marine ecosystem already stressed by dramatic climate change," said Marilyn Heiman, director of the Pew Environment Group's U.S. Arctic...

2009-01-09 12:39:00

Consumer Group Calls on Sen. Boxer, California Officials To Investigate at Facility Shell Previously Tried to Shut Down, Warns Gas Prices Could Spike SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog called for an investigation of a possible attempt by Shell Oil to shut down a Bakersfield refinery that is crucial to California's supply of diesel and gasoline, in a letter to Senator Barbara Boxer, California Attorney General Jerry Brown and Treasurer Bill Lockyer....

2008-12-29 07:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- blinkx, the world's largest video search engine, today introduced the Un-roll Unit, an entirely new and immersive branding experience that gives advertisers the unique opportunity to tell a compelling story through their brand and online television, and enables users to engage with a brand continuously throughout a video. In addition, MediaCom and Shell Oil are among the first agencies and brands, respectively, to deploy the new ad format. A...


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