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Admedia expands motorway services network

Out of home media owner, Admedia, has announced the expansion of its large format landscape digital network to two more motorway service areas.

TLM Technologies secures funds to drive expansion

TLM Technologies, the forecourt and convenience store technology provider, has secured funding to boost its growth.

TLM adds functionality to its evoHeadOffice solution

TLM Technologies has added new functionality in its evoHeadOffice solution for convenience and fuel.

footprints in Smartwater

Co-op cuts ATM crime with Smartwater

A programme to splash the cash and criminals if ATMs come under attack is being rolled-out UK-wide after slashing crime by more than 90%.

product news: Imperial Tobacco extends Rizla range

Imperial Tobacco has launched a new addition to its Rizla papers range, Rizla Natura.

New downstream firm

A new company has been set up in the downstream fuel industry to provide spill response, environmental and decommissioning services across the UK.

evoHeadOffice solution gets new estate module

TLM Technologies has added new functionality in its evoHeadOffice solution for convenience and fuel.

BeanStore POS system cleared by NMRO for fuel delivery and transactional use

PCMS has received accreditation from the National Measurement & Regulation Office (NMRO) for its BeanStore point of sale (POS) solution.

Ciao Coffee is proving a hit in convenience stores

Denby Drinks Company has launched its Ciao Coffee Serving Stations into the convenience sector. Together with its Mr Slush machines, it says it now offers convenience retailers the ultimate hot and cold drinks solution.

Junction 23 upgrades its AbBlue facilities

Junction 23 Lorry Park has upgraded its AdBlue facilities 10 years after they were first installed.

REDS Group sets up to look after fuel storage

A new company has been set up in the downstream fuel industry to provide spill response, environmental and decommissioning services across the UK.

PCMS extends its forecourt EPOS

PCMS, a provider of retail solutions and managed services, has received accreditation from the National Measurement & Regulation Office (NMRO) for its BeanStore point of sale (POS) solution.

Denby Drinks launches Ciao Coffee Serving Stations

Denby Drinks Company has launched its Ciao Coffee Serving Stations into the convenience sector.

Kevin Eastwood - executive director BOSS

We are all aware that the police and the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) will not take any action over a single No Means of Payment (NMoP) incident as it is a civil matter. Some debtors, who think they have got away with it once, are then tempted to try again, and then again.

Leighton O’Brien appoints president, wetstock international

Leighton O’Brien has promoted Greg Salverson to the newly appointed position of president, wetstock international.

Lorry park upgrades AdBlue offer

Junction 23 Lorry Park has upgraded its AdBlue facilities ten years after they were first installed.

Boost advertising messages outside in summer, says CDS

Crystal Display Systems Ltd (CDS) is recommending that in the warm summer months, retailers should boost their outdoors advertising to catch their audience.

New modular display pods for HKS Clock Tower

HKS has become the first petrol retailer to acquire a new range of modular display/storage pods for forecourt shopfronts, which is now installed on its newly refurbished Clock Tower site in Leicester.

P&C Services introduces Lumix reporting system

P&C Services has introduced a new software system designed to enable users of Iridium and Prism the opportunity to future proof their existing software.

Melitta wins three-year coffee contract from Roadchef

Melitta Professional Coffee Solutions has secured a three-year contract to supply roast and ground coffee into Fresh Food Café and Restbite at Roadchef motorway service areas.

Private equity fund bids for control of Kalibrate

Kalibrate Technologies plc, the UK-based provider of strategy and technology services to the global fuel and convenience retail industry, has agreed a deal for it to be taken over by private equity fund Canterbury Acquisition.

Paul Muncey joins TLM Technologies from Certas Energy

TLM Technologies has recruited its new sales director Paul Muncey from Certas Energy, and he will join the company at the end of June.

Cashless air machine removes incentive for criminals

PTC Supplies and Services, a sister company of Active Carwash Supplies, has come up with a solution to the growing problem of air machines being badly damaged by criminals breaking into them to steal any small change stored inside.

Supermarket double for electrical and maintenance specialist DRB

Electrical installation and maintenance specialist DRB UK is celebrating winning contracts covering forecourts operated by two of the big four supermarket groups.

Xmo Strata mounts health drive for employees

Sign company Xmo Strata – which specialises in forecourts – has mounted a major health drive among its employees. 

Adler & Allan expands Rainham site

Environmental services provider Adler & Allan has expanded and upgraded its facility in Rainham, East London, to provide improved waste management and disposal, emergency response (covering, flooding, spills and fuel delivery), and asset resilience solutions for tanks, drains and separators. Located on the A13 and close to the M25, customers from London, Essex, Kent and East Anglia can conveniently access the site.

Pastorfrigor launches refrigeration breakthrough

Pastorfrigor GB (PFGB) has developed and patented new technology that it says will make integral refrigeration a more viable option for retailers.

Istobal displays sustainable heating system

The car wash and car care solutions provider Istobal will present a new water heating system at the Autopromotec Bolonia show next week (May 24-28).

TLM Technologies recruits ex-MRH man John Lynn and signs new US software deal

TLM Technologies has recruited former MRH managing director, John Lynn, to join its board as a non-executive director.

Istobal's new brand look

Istobal has redesigned its brand to support its expansion plans, which includes international growth, technology focused on product quality and reliability and being close to consumers with efficient solutions and a pleasant user experience.

Wayne holds tech summit in Austin, Texas

Wayne Fueling Systems' 2017 Technology Summit in Austin, Texas, brought nearly 300 of its customers, distributors, and suppliers together. Session topics included: Payment, the Future of Fueling, Retail and the Internet of Things, with speakers from Google, Intel, Dell/EMC, PayPal, and other companies sharing their expertise.

HKS Retail opts for Evo Head Office solution

TLM Technologies has announced that Top 50 Indie HKS Retail has adopted the Evo Head Office solution for the management of seven of its recently acquired sites.

IT upgrade for Applegreen courtesy of Auxilion

Applegreen is implementing a major IT transformation programme with cloud computing specialist Auxilion. The cloud-based investment of £435,000 has facilitated the move from legacy IT systems across more than 200 global sites and will support the company's expansion internationally.

Kärcher and Tokheim do deal on car washes

Kärcher and Tokheim Service Group (TSG) have formed a strategic partnership, which will see them join forces in the car wash industry.

Retailers get first taste of Evolution EPOS at NCS

TLM Technologies previewed its new ‘Evolution’ suite of products at the recent National Convenience Show (NCS) at the NEC Birmingham.

Guide to new freedom in the water supply market

A new guide has been launched for businesses with high water usage, such as forecourts running car washes, which want to take the new opportunity to choose who supplies their water.

Istobal aims to boost growth and new business challenges with a new brand image

Istobal, the Spanish leader in car wash and car care solutions for the automotive sector, has redesigned its brand to support its expansion plan for the coming years which includes international growth, high technology focused on product quality and reliability, and being close to consumers with efficient solutions and a pleasant user experience.

Country Choice adds new training modules

New training modules designed to test the knowledge of staff working in an in-store bakery or foodservice operation have been added to the Country Choice website to help customers to make the most of sales opportunities.

Kärcher and Tokheim Service Group form a strategic partnership

Kärcher and Tokheim Service Group (TSG) have come to an agreement to form a strategic partnership, by which the cleaning specialist and the provider of services and fuel retailing solutions will join forces in the car wash industry.

Applegreen moves IT system onto cloud with Auxilion

Applegreen is implementing a major IT transformation programme with cloud computing specialist Auxilion.

HKS Sandringham

HKS chooses TLM head office system

TLM Technologies has announced the deployment of its Evo Head Office solution with Top 50 Indie HKS Retail, for the management of seven of its recently acquired sites.

Former MRH managing director John Lynn

John Lynn joins TLM board as it signs alliance with US company

TLM Technologies has recruited former MRH managing director John Lynn to join its board as a non-executive director, and has signed an alliance with a US software company.

Plex Display adds to pavement sign range

Plex Display, a supplier of signs and displays tools for forecourts and convenience stores, is launching two new, larger sizes to its Icon pavement sign range in 2017.

Wayne Fueling Systems stages Technology Summit

Wayne Fueling Systems, part of Dover Fueling Solutions (DFS) and a global provider of fuel dispensing, payment, automation, and control technologies for retail and commercial fuel stations, has concluded its 2017 Technology Summit in Austin, Texas.

Istobal's Virtual Assistant picks up Spanish trade fair's innovation award

Istobal has won an innovation award for its Virtual Assistant to help customers with car wash selection. The award was presented by the organisers of the Motortec Automechanika trade fair in Madrid.

Nexus in time for Easter

Out-of-home media owner, Admedia is launching its new large-format digital screen network Admedia Nexus across major UK motorway service areas.

Adler & Allan gets new group managing director

Oil and environmental services provider Adler & Allan has appointed Ian Osborne as new group managing director.

Air-serv achieves a certification hat trick

Last summer, vacuum, jet wash and tyre inflation equipment supplier Air-serv announced its intention of achieving certification for ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001. Last month the company underwent the second and final stage two-day audit assessment and passed on all three counts and has been recommended to receive certification for all three of the standards.

Panasonic unveils budget high-performance oven

Panasonic will be unveiling its new Speed Convection Oven at the Commercial Kitchen show, at the NEC, in June. Iain Phillips, sales and marketing manager, Panasonic UK, said the Speed Convection Oven was originally designed in conjunction with Starbucks in Japan and has been used across their estate for the past two years. After consultation with UK operators, it has now been developed to suit the British market.

Forecourt Eye roll-out for Sewell on the go

The Forecourt Eye system is helping Forecourt Trader of the Year 2016, Sewell on the go, to achieve a fuel-cost recovery rate of 89% from customers who claim to have no means of payment. Before introducing the paperless system, Sewell on the go which operates 12 service stations in the Yorkshire region had an annual fuel-loss bill that was approaching £20,000.

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