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14 Sep10:23am

FUELING FRIDAY

Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. can supply fuels, services, and solutions to help your company meet its goals. Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. is a premier distributor in the Southeast offering a variety of fuel services and solutions to choose from.  For eight decades, our company has provided high-quality services and exceptional customer service. Discover how we can [...]

07 Sep13:23pm

Lewis & Raulerson Quarterly Newsletter – September 2018

Happy Friday Everyone.  We hope you enjoy reading this issue of The Progressive.  Take care and have a wonderful weekend. Click link below: The Progressive September 2018   &nbs[...]

31 Aug13:29pm

Fueling Friday

Are you ready for “Game Day”??  Fill up at any of our sites and be ready to hit the road! Safe travels to everyone on the road this Labor Day weekend.[...]

29 Aug12:56pm

Closed Labor Day

Please be notified Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. and its family of companies’ corporate office will be closed Monday, September 3rd, 2018 in observance of Labor Day.  We will resume regular hours of operation on Tuesday, September 4th, 2018.  From our family to yours, have a safe and enjoyable holiday. Please feel free to contact our afterhours / [...]

17 Aug08:00am

FUELING FRIDAY

Business is booming here at our Flagship Bulk Plant located on State Street in Waycross, GA. We recently installed a state-of-the-art duel sided dispenser which allows for faster fueling and the ability to authorize fuel at the pump. We have also been fortunate to welcome many new accounts which proudly include local government, schools, utility providers [...]

14 Aug12:57pm

WE KEEP YOU MOVING

Call Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. for all your fueling needs.  Our mission is to help you reduce operating expense and increase productivity. Corporate Office: 912-283-5951[...]

31 Jul17:06pm

FueLoc – Under Construction (Main Office in Waycross)

Coming Wednesday August 1st 2018 Great news: Were upgrading the dispensers for the gasoline, marine and auto diesel pumps at our Corporate Office unattended FueLoc location in Waycross (location address :1759 State Street/Ossie Davis Parkway, Waycross, GA 31501) This will be occurring on Wednesday August the 1st   starting at 10am.  The installation of the new dispensers is [...]

27 Jul09:54am

Hurricane Season Is Here!

We have recently entered into the Hurricane Season and there has been little to no activity. Historically, the busiest part of the season is August, September and October. Therefore, we need to remain vigilant and be prepared for the worst. Below you will find suggested actions that your business can take to help best prepare [...]

24 Jul16:52pm

Dreams Come True

Every year, thousands of families are given the news that their child has a life-threatening illness. Many of them live right here on the First Coast. For these families, life is instantly changed.  Lewis & Raulerson – Friendly Express are proud to partner with Dreams Come True to fulfill a child’s dream each year.  Dreams bring hope [...]

16 Jul09:19am

Proud Supporter of Lions Day!

Being part of the “Lewis & Raulerson – Friendly Express Charitable Foundation Team” means caring about the community around you!  Casey Hall, Secretary of LRFE Charitable Foundation was invited to attend Lions Day 2018 at Georgia Lions Camp For The Blind in Waycross, GA on Saturday, July 14, 2018.  The Charitable Foundation was pleased to present [...]

12 Jul13:48pm

JOIN OUR TEAM – TRANSPORT DRIVER NEEDED

  Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. is one of the fastest growing companies in the Southeast and we are currently seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Transport Drivers.   TRANSPORT DRIVERS WANTED  The ideal Candidate will possess the following characteristics: 25 years of age or older 2 years or more CDL experience with hazmat endorsement [...]

29 Jun09:47am

July 4th Holiday

Please be notified Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. and its family of companies’ corporate office will be closed Wednesday, July 4th, 2018 in observance of Independence Day.  We will resume regular hours of operation on Thursday, July 5th, 2018.  From our family to yours, have a safe and enjoyable holiday. Please feel free to contact our [...]

26 Jun08:40am

Lewis & Raulerson – Friendly Express Charitable Foundation Give To “Camp Reveille”

Lewis & Raulerson – Friendly Express Charitable Foundation, Inc. is honored to partner with “CAMP REVEILLE”. Camp Reveille (reveille means to awaken) was founded by Ben Childers over 50 years ago. Mr. Childers saw an incredible need for underprivileged children to have the same opportunities as others and made it his mission to work with [...]

20 Jun16:27pm

Petroleum Products, Inc. – Honored For BP Helios Excellence 2018

Petroleum Products, Inc. was recently honored at GOA (Georgia Oilmen’s Association) for their 2018 Helios Excellence.            (Pictured: Kevin Russell, BP – Business Development Manger, Rob Moore, BP – VP US Sales, Casey Hall, Lewis & Raulerson, Executive Assistant, and Johnny Thompson, BP-Regional Marketing Specialist,  All BP branded retail sites are required to comply with BP’s Helios Retail Brand [...]

07 Jun09:51am

04 Jun15:55pm

H&H Exxon and Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. Celebrate 25 Years!

H&H and Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. celebrate 25 years! Mr. Carey Howell, H&H owner pictured with Bill Raulerson, Lewis & Raulerson owner receiving an award in honor of 25 years of dedicated customer loyalty. Carey Howell purchased his facility in 1993 and has served the communities of Eulonia and Townsend well for the past 25 [...]

30 May08:38am

Woodard’s Auto and Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. Celebrate 27 Years!

Woodard’s Auto and Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. celebrate 27 years! Jimmy, Jim, and Tim Woodard, owners of Woodard’s Auto Center pictured with Bill Raulerson, Lewis & Raulerson owner receiving an award in honor of 27 years of dedicated customer loyalty. Woodard’s Auto Center opened it doors in 1988. Two generations of knowledgeable mechanics work hand [...]

30 May08:35am

Rouse’s Grocery and Lewis & Raulerson Celebrate 30 Years!

Rouse’s Grocery and Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. Celebrate 30 Years of Customer Loyalty! Mickey Rouse, Stacey Rouse, Mrs. Linda Rouse, and Willie with Rouse’s Grocery pictured with Bill Raulerson, Lewis & Raulerson owner receiving an award in honor of 30 years of dedicated customer loyalty. Rouse’s Grocery is a family owned business that opened its [...]

10 May12:08pm

ITS GETTING HOT OUTSIDE! GRAB A DRINK…HELP FIGHT HUNGER!

Its getting hot outside!  Don’t forget to purchase your ice cold fountain drinks from Friendly Express and help fight hunger.[...]

09 May14:56pm

Ace Pole Company and Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. Celebrate 55 years!!

Ace Pole Company and Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. celebrate 55 years! Mr. Steve Eunice, Ace Pole’s founder, had many talents that most people may not be aware of. He was a master carpenter working for both Ernest and Carl Lewis. He was also a woods producer cutting timber for many including Ernest Lewis, Lewis Oil’s [...]

09 May14:15pm

Lawtey Shell and Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. Celebrate 27 years!

Lawtey Shell and Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. celebrate 27 years! Carl Torode started at an early age in the family business, Torode Oil Company, Starke, FL. Carl’s father, John Torode was a Shell Oil Jobber for 38 years and Carl did numerous jobs in high school and college including driving the tank wagon truck to [...]

02 Apr13:57pm

Aden’s Minit Market and Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. celebrate 27 years!

Aden’s Minit Market and Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. celebrate 27 years! “Aden Griffis, founder and owner of Aden’s Mint Market officially started with a partner and 3 convenience stores purchased from Flash Foods in 1981. Mr. Griffis worked with Flash Foods for 10 years and decided to venture out with a partner. The partnership lasted [...]

29 Jan08:46am

Georgia Lions Camp Car Show – 2/17/18

Lewis & Raulerson – Friendly Express is a proud supporter of the Georgia Lions Camp for The Blind.  Friendly Express, Inc. recently donated a YETI cooler for their upcoming Car Show.  The car show will be held on February 17th from 8-2 at the camp, located at 5626 Laura Walker Road in Waycross, GA. There [...]

29 Dec10:36am

Happy New Year

Lewis & Raulerson would like to wish you and your family a safe and happy new year![...]

06 Nov15:17pm

17th Annual Charity Golf Tournament was a HUGE SUCCESS!

Lewis & Raulerson – Friendly Express Charitable Golf Tournament was held at the lovely Jekyll Island Golf Club on Thursday, November 2nd benefiting several Charities including; Dreams Come True, Georgia Baptist Children’s Home, Coastal Coalition for Children, Satilla Hospice & Kingdom Care to name a few. The 17th annual tournament was a huge success with a two-course tournament and [...]

27 Oct11:21am

17th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Counting down the days until the 17th Annual Lewis & Raulerson – Friendly Express Charitable Foundation Golf Tournament!! Welcome Reception 11/1/17 at 7:30 PM – The Westin on Jekyll Island Golf Tournament 11/2/17 Time: 7:30 Registration / 8:30 Start Location: Jekyll Island Golf Club Were looking forward to another successful year.   We appreciate all the [...]

27 Oct11:07am

Congratulations!!

PSG AND LEWIS & RAULERSON, INC. WOULD LIKE TO CONGRATULATE FIVE GENTLEMEN FOR THEIR HARD WORK AND DEDICATION OVER THE YEARS. CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR REITREMENT! WE WISH YOU ALL THE BEST! Left to right: Brantley Crosby, VP of PSG, John Whelpley (11 Years), Gary Bennett (15 Years), Clint Altman (15 Years), Paul Stewart (12 Years), [...]

08 Sep15:07pm

Hurricane Irma Precautions

We encourage all customers in the projected path to take the necessary precautions ASAP. Several of our departments will be on call 24/7.  Phone number are listed below for your convenience.  We have also listed a few guidelines when preparing for the storm. Lewis & Raulerson – On Call Dispatch: 912-288-3025 PSG – After Hours: [...]

08 Sep15:01pm

Attention – FueLoc Customers – Hurricane Irema

ATTENTION FUELOC CUSTOMERS In order to ensure and preserve our fuel supply for first responders, we are instituting the following control measures which include hours of operation and purchase limits.   Please see below for hours of operation, fuel restrictions and alternate 24-Hour FueLoc locations. HOURS OF OPERATION: September 8, 2017                          Friday                                   Closed 7pm until [...]

18 Aug09:16am

GIVE BLOOD…HELP SAVE LIVES…WIN A PRIZE

American Red Cross Community Blood Drive will be held on Monday, August 28th, 2017 from 9:30 AM -7:30 PM at the Waycross Exchange Club on Knight Avenue.  Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. would like to encourage everyone to show your support and give blood.  All donors will be entered into a raffle.  Sponsored by: Lewis & Raulerson, [...]

04 Aug15:06pm

Visit Friendly Express….Buy A Drink…Support a Great Cause!

Its Friday….have you purchased your fountain drink yet?  Don’t forget every Friday we give back to local food pantries in our community! Buy any fountain drink and/or coffee and we will give .10 cent for every cup sold!!  Great way to stay cool, beat the heat, and give back to a great cause! &nbs[...]

04 Aug15:00pm

13th Annual Satilla Riverkeeper – Great Event…Great Cause!

Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. was a proud sponsor of the 13th Annual Satilla Riverkeeper Gala on July 29th at the lovely Strickland’s Satilla Lodge.  The mission of the Satilla Riverkeeper is to protect, restore, and educate about the ecological values and unique beauty of the Satilla River. Its their mission to insure adequate quality and [...]

22 Jun10:40am

Summer is Here! Help Local Charities in Need!

Lewis & Raulerson – Friendly Express Charitable Foundation, Inc. recently visited two local charities.  They included HOOVES TO FREEDOM and GEORGIA LIONS’ CAMP.  Both charities are in need this summer.  You can help by giving donations to support their efforts. Accepting a $1,000 check for Hooves to Freedom is Hilary Cooler, owner and Nick, student.  [...]

20 Feb15:50pm

Friendly Express Supports Southeast Georgia Health System 2017 Bridge Run

Friendly Express (sister company of Lewis & Raulerson, Inc.)  was a proud sponsor of the Southeast Georgia Health System 2017 Bridge Run.  The run has been labeled as “the toughest 5K in Georgia” and it attracts over 3,000 people each year.  All proceeds benefit Southeast Georgia Health System’s Cancer Programs.  Friendly Express – Lewis & Raulerson believes [...]

16 Feb10:00am

17th ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT – SAVE THE DATE

THE 17th ANNUAL LEWIS & RAULERSON – FRIENDLY EXPRESS, INC. CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT DATE HAS BEEN ANNOUNCED. The date has been set for Thursday, November 2nd 2017!  The tournament will return to the lovely Jekyll Island Golf Club located at 322 Captain Wylly Rd, Jekyll Island, GA 31527. Save the date invitations will go in [...]

08 Nov11:18am

Great Turn Out – Another Successful Tournament

Lewis & Raulerson – Friendly Express Charitable Foundation, Inc. held its 16th Annual Charity Golf Classic on November 3rd, 2016. With the help of generous vendors, the foundation broke a record for golfers in attendance and money raised.  All funds will be donated to regional charities.  The foundation recognized it’s top 5 charities at the tournament, they include: Dreams Come True, Satilla [...]

06 Oct16:31pm

Hurricane Matthew

Hurricane Matthew has been upgraded to a category 4 hurricane as of 12:00, Thursday Oct 6th, 2016. We advise all customers in the projected path of Hurricane Matthew to take the necessary precautions ASAP.  Our office will close at 12:00 on Friday, October 7th to prepare for the storm.  Several of our departments will be [...]

24 Sep09:07am

GO GOLD IN SEPTEMBER

September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. This is our time to honor children and families affected by the disease and rally support for ground-breaking research that can save our kids’ lives.  Lewis & Raulerson – Friendly Express Charitable Foundation, Inc. recently donated to Mattie’s Mission.  Mattie’s Mission is a 501c3 non-profit organization formed in memory [...]

10 Aug09:54am

16th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Invitations are out and we are ready for another GREAT year!!!  Were returning to the beautiful “Jekyll Island Golf Club” for our 16th Annual Charity Golf Tournament.  The date has been set for Thursday, November 3rd with registration opening at 7:30 and shotgun start at 8:30.  If you have any questions, please contact Casey Hall  at [...]

04 May09:50am

Happy 20th Anniversary

Congratulations to David Turner, President of Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. and Brantley Crosby, President of PSG.  They were both honored for their 20 years of dedicated service and hard work.  Their commitment and leadership has been essential to the companies success.  Bill Raulerson, Owner (center) presented the plaques and spoke on their behalf.  WAY TO GO!!![...]

05 Apr15:52pm

Dreams Come True

The Lewis & Raulerson – Friendly Express Charitable Foundation, Inc. hosted a “DREAM PARTY” for BOWEN thru Dreams Come True of Jacksonville, Inc.  Bowen and his family will enjoy a tropical vacation thru proceeds raised at our Annual Golf Tournament.  A BIG thanks to everyone that makes this possible each year. Since the relationship between [...]

28 Jan10:00am

McIntosh County Academy Presented Check From Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. and Exxon

MCA is a 2015 Educational Alliance Math and Science Grant Recipient. Mr Steven Raulerson presented a check for $500 to MCA for the areas of math and/or science. Thank you Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. through Exxon.[...]

26 Jan10:35am

Friendly Express/Lewis & Raulerson are strident supporters of the FaithWorks’ mission through “Feeding Families on Fridays” program

“FaithWorks recently welcomed Casey Hall and Natalie Walker from Friendly Express/Lewis & Raulerson for a tour of the Sparrow’s Nest. Friendly Express/Lewis & Raulerson are strident supporters of the FaithWorks’ mission through the “Feeding Families on Fridays” program. Every Friday when a Friendly Express customer buys any size fountain drink or coffee, Friendly Express donates [...]

14 Dec16:41pm

We Deliver….

  We deliver….rain or shine.  Great picture taken of one of our tank wagon’s on Sapelo Island, Georgia.[...]

16 Nov09:38am

Shell Oil Company Honors Lewis & Raulerson, Inc.

Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. was recently honored by Shell Oil Company in Chicago for its 75 Years of partnership.  Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. has been a Shell distributor since 1938.  L&R was recognized as one of the top four distributors for its longevity with Shell Oil Company in the world.  Pictured Board Members Include: Brantley [...]

11 Nov15:53pm

15th Annual Golf Tournament – Hugh Success

Lewis & Raulerson – Friendly Express Charitable Foundation, Inc. recently held its 15th Annual Golf Tournament on Jekyll Island Thursday, November 5th, 2015.  It was a hugh success with over 148 players.  The players and volunteers enjoyed nice warm temperatures, good food, and a great course.   Over $85,000 was raised and donations keep coming in.  The charitable [...]

30 Jul15:06pm

Customer Appreciation Day

Customer Appreciation Day 8/12/15 Come In and Cool Off!! Cold Drinks & Popcorn For Our Wonderful Customers! Date: 8/12/15 – Time: 10:00-2:00 – Location: 1759 State Street, Waycross, GA Make sure you come in and register for the drawing!! “4” Lucky Customers will win a Friendly Express Gift Card!! &nbs[...]

20 Jul17:54pm

15th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Save The Date! November 5th, 2015 The Jekyll Island Golf Club, Jekyll Island – 322 Captain Wylly Road, Jekyll Island, GA 31527 8:00 Registration (Breakfast & Driving Range Open) 8:30 Start 1:30  Awards and Lunch 2:30  Raffle There will also be food tents set up on the course for your convenience      [...]

24 Mar13:55pm

Lewis and Raulerson Golf

Lewis & Raulerson, Inc., prides itself in giving back to the communities that help it succeed as a wholesale oil and gasoline distributor. The Lewis & Raulerson – Friendly Express Charitable Foundation, Inc. recently put on its 14th annual Charity Golf Classic. This year’s event teed off at the Jekyll Island Golf Course in Jekyll [...]

24 Mar13:54pm

Services

Lewis & Raulerson companies offer commercial and wholesale fuel, along with a full range of products and services to fit your particular needs. Retail Sites Investment Capital for petroleum upgrades and image enhancements Project Management on new sites or remodels through Petroleum Services Group, LLC Business Consultation and support via our Account Managers Business development [...]

24 Mar13:53pm

Inaugural Blood Drive set for Friday

Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. is joining forces with The Blood Alliance and Dreams Come True for a blood drive Friday, March 20. The event is noon to 4 p.m. at the L&R corporate office, 1759 State Street, Waycross, Ga. It is L&R’s first blood drive.[...]

24 Mar13:52pm

A Friendly partnership

After more than 75 years in the wholesale gasoline distribution industry, Lewis & Raulerson Inc, ventured into the convenience store market in 1989 – See more in leadership meets partnership – by purchasing a Shell Express station outside Waycross, Ga. The company added several other convenience store chains, including Sunrise Foods, Georgia Lil’ Champ and [...]

24 Mar13:51pm

Distributing Success

Lewis & Raulerson, Inc. has been a wholesale distributor for more than 70 years, supplying light products, distillates and lubricants. The company markets products such as BP, Chevron, Citgo, Mobil, Shell, Texaco and AmeriFuel to more than 250 dealers in four states. Lewis & Raulerson serves more than 40 commercial and fuel accounts as well [...]