April 24, 2012 12:00 ET

Sunoco Joins PICS

Sunoco Selects PICS for Supply Chain Management

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - Apr 24, 2012) - Sunoco has selected PICS for their supply chain management program. As one of the United States' largest independent refiner-marketers, Sunoco has selected PICS' world-class products DocuGUARD and InsureGUARD to prequalify their contractors and suppliers.

Founded in 1886 and headquartered in Philadelphia, Sunoco is a leading transportation fuels provider. The company began as a partnership with the Peoples Natural Gas Company in Pittsburgh, and expanded quickly -- with more than 600 retail locations. Now located throughout the East Coast and Midwest, Sunoco has selected PICS to manage an integral part of their supply chain management program: contractor prequalification.

"PICS is here to support Sunoco," says Jesse Cota, Vice President of Operations at PICS. "Our job is to ensure Sunoco maintains the highest standards of safety and performance, by ensuring that every Sunoco contractor and supplier is properly prequalified."

Sunoco has produced quality products and services for more than 100 years. The company will now rely on PICS' safety expertise in supply chain management to prequalify their contractor workforce. Please visit for more details on Sunoco's operations, including Sunoco's legacy of responsible citizenship.

PICS is a global contractor screening consortium committed to improving the Health, Safety and Quality of its contractor workforce. PICS' prequalification and auditing services have become the standard in many industries, including: Chemical, Oil & Gas, Power, Construction, Mining and Manufacturing. Access to thousands of vendors' prequalification information is housed online at Founded in 2003 as an organization dedicated to safety, PICS is the fastest-growing, full-service contractor screening company worldwide. PICS is headquartered in Irvine, California, with offices in Houston, Texas; Calgary, Canada; Abu Dhabi, UAE; Johannesburg, South Africa; Milton Keynes, U.K.; Munich, Germany; Paris, France; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Sydney, Australia; Singapore; Tokyo, Japan and Hong Kong.

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