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Metering Helps Brookshire Brothers Manage Consumption

Information is power, particularly when it comes to energy consumption. Just ask Deneice Marshall, director of retail services for Brookshire Brothers Food & Pharmacy. The Lufkin, Texas-based chain receives a detailed analysis of its energy use each month via meter data reports. Read the article to find out how Brookshire Brothers got big value using meters and enterprise analytics.

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CSA Spotlight On : Sustainability

Energy conservation was a recurring theme in the sessions that made up the Sustainability workshop track at SPECS/2011. The importance of energy management to a retailer's bottom line was the focus of the session entitled, "Making Sustainability a Strategic Advantage With an Energy Management Program." Download the article pdf to read more.

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REI and Novar Partnership

Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI) is a national outdoor gear and apparel retailer dedicated to inspiring, educating and outfitting its members and the community for a lifetime of outdoor adventure and stewardship. The company is a cooperative and boasts more than 3.7 million active members and 110 retail stores. Its 2008 sales reached $1.4 billion. Get the article to find out about how REI accomplished this.

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