Forecourt Trader - 30 years at the heart of the fuel retailing community
Keyword » esso
police officer from rear

Robbers threaten forecourt staff member with a hammer

Staffordshire Police officers investigating a robbery that occurred at a petrol station at Burntwood in the early hours of Saturday morning (12 August) are appealing for witnesses.

police officer rear view

Men arrested over devices placed on forecourt ATMs

Merseyside Police detectives have arrested three men after a theft from an ATM in Crosby and further offences in the West Midlands area.

Euro Garages logo

EC approves deal for 1,176 Italian sites by Euro Garages’ parent

The European Commission has approved the acquisition of 1,176 Italian fuel stations by Euro Garages’ parent company Intervias Group.

Esso forecourt supplied by Greenergy

Suresite in deal to support Greenergy's Esso dealers

Suresite has been appointed by Greenergy to provide wet-stock management across its Esso dealer network.

police officer rear view

Staff detain man after botched robbery attempt in Sussex

A man has been arrested and charged after a botched attempt at robbery at a petrol station in Storrington, West Sussex.

Chartman team celebrate completion of road scheme

The end of two years of road closures and traffic snarl ups, resulting from an A30 Cornwall road improvement scheme, was celebrated last weekend by staff and customers at the Esso and Spar branded Bodmin Moor Services.

police tape

Forecourt bomber sentenced to six years

A man who blew up an ATM on a forecourt, while the 24-hour site’s manager was in the premises, has been sentenced to six years in prison.

Applegreen branding on forecourt

Applegreen Dublin terminal deal cleared by competition authority

Applegreen plc has received the approval of the Irish Competition and Consumer Protection Commission to acquire a 50% share in the Joint Fuels Terminal in Dublin port from the Topaz Energy Group for a consideration of about €15.7m.

Hollywood star drops in at Esso forecourt

A-list actor Tom Hardy cheerfully posed for selfies at the Esso service station in Whitestone, Nuneaton where he’d stopped while preparing for his motorcycle test.

Euro Garages parent in deal to buy 1,176 Italian sites

Euro Garages’ parent company, Intervias Group, has reached an agreement with Esso Italiana – an ExxonMobil company – for the purchase of 1,176 Esso-branded service stations, located in several Italian regions.

police tape

Armed gang sought after raid on Esso site in Suffolk

Suffolk Police are appealing for information following a robbery by a gang armed with hammers and knives at Gainsborough Service Station in Sudbury.

CCTV of suspect

CCTV image released of suspect in Dorset robbery

Dorset Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a robbery at a service station in Corfe Mullen – with a CCTV image of the suspect being released.

police tape

High-profile campaign to track down violent robbers

Police in Sussex have launched a high-profile campaign to track down two violent criminals, one of whom was armed with a Samurai sword, who attacked forecourt staff during a robbery.

MRH site wth Co-op sign in foreground

MRH opens first trial site with Co-op

The first of the MRH/Co-op trial sites opened yesterday – in High Road, Eastcote, west of Greater London.

police tape

Man arrested in connection with Dorset burglary

Dorset Police have arrested a man in connection with a reported burglary at a Bridport petrol station.

A Gulf forecourt at night

DCC reports strong growth in annual results

DCC, parent company of Certas Energy, has reported strong growth in profits and sales for the year ended 31 March 2017.

police tape

Cashpoint attacked at Top Indie's site

Police are investigating after part of a cashpoint machine was stolen from the Esso garage, owned by Top 50 Indie MRH, at The Street in Great Barton, Suffolk.

Esso Card acceptance extended to BP branded sites

Esso Card fuel card customers can now use their Esso Card at BP branded sites throughout the UK.

BP Plus Fuel Card extended to Esso sites

BP’s reciprocal fuel card acceptance agreement with Esso is now live, offering BP Plus Fuel Card customers the opportunity to fill up at Esso-branded sites throughout the UK.

Two staff taken to hospital after attack

Two members of staff were taken to hospital after being assaulted during an attempted robbery at the Esso Service Station in Mayfield Road, Cross in Hand, East Sussex.

Esso canopy

Petrol Sign signs five-year deal with Esso Europe

Petrol Sign, a division of MS International plc, has signed a five-year supply agreement with Esso Europe.

Merril Boulton: Esso opportunity

So the final tranche of Esso's company- owned network is now the focus of ambitious forecourt entrepreneurs as the official push to sell the southern block of 200 sites gets under way. Whether they're new to the industry or established fuel retailers hoping to expand their networks, they will all be subject to Esso's lengthy and rigorous processes, so there won't be a conclusion to the bidding any time soon.

Prime locations

Esso's On the Run format will soon be consigned to the archives as the final tranche of the oil major's company-owned sites are put on the market, and it charts a new path to growth if not market leadership in the retail fuel market.

My Account

You are not logged in.
  • Weekly
    Retail
  • Weekly
    wholesale
  • Daily
    Average
Weekly Fuel Prices 14 August 2017
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East117.78126.20116.58
East Midlands117.17126.70116.22
London117.7259.90127.04116.54
North East116.9560.90129.14116.15
North West117.36126.64116.53
Northern Ireland116.19122.90115.51
Scotland117.41124.99116.52
South East118.0359.90127.89116.96
South West117.7463.40125.47116.65
Wales117.10127.21116.19
West Midlands117.39126.42116.62
Yorkshire & Humber117.0267.40127.01116.21

Most read

Do you agree with ITM Power - that the government should provide equivalent financial support for hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV) infrastructure as it has already provided for plug-in battery electric vehicle (BEV) infrastructure?