Press Release

Shop! Endorses APPI Energy

June 3, 2019

Kathryn Allen, Manager, Marketing Services

Salisbury, MD, June 3, 2019 — Shop! announced its endorsement of consulting firm APPI Energy to provide electricity and natural gas cost management and reduction services for its members.  With APPI Energy’s member benefit, Shop! members receive expert recommendations, cost reduction opportunities, and budget certainty through competitive procurement and fixed, all-inclusive energy contracts.

“Every day, APPI Energy reviews the wide range of energy supplier prices across the country, and utilizes that data to lower operating expenses for our clients,” said Walter Moore, President and CEO of APPI Energy. “Recommendations to Shop! members regarding when to buy energy, and which contract length is best, are based on extensive data analytics and over 23 years of transaction experience,” said Moore.

“Shop! provides members with comprehensive education, networking connections, and insights into the evolving world of retail,” said Todd Dittman, Executive Director of Shop! “Our partnership with APPI Energy will benefit our members and help them to manage and reduce energy expenses, allowing them to invest further into innovating their businesses,” said Dittman. 


About APPI Energy

Founded in 1996, APPI Energy provides data-driven procurement solutions to commercial, industrial, and nonprofit customers in every deregulated energy market in the U.S. APPI Energy delivers superior consulting, coordination of energy management strategies, and world-class customer service. The firm reduces and manages electricity and natural gas costs for members of 158 affinity groups.

About Shop!

In October 2015, the Association for Retail Environments merged with Point of Purchase Advertising International to become Shop Environments Association (Shop!). Based in Hollywood, FL, Shop! provides research, education, and networking to more than 1,400 member companies and affiliates globally.