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JTI unveils e-cigarette display solution

Tobacco company JTI is unveiling a new solution for existing gantry units to support the fast-growing e-cigarette category.

Major Kalibrate client renews contract

Manchester-based Kalibrate has announced that a Top five fuel and convenience retailer has renewed its commitment to Kalibrate Pricing Solutions for 3,500+ sites in the US and Canada.

Co-op installs LED lighting

Central England Co-operative is rolling out LED lighting to 118 of its food stores and petrol filling stations.

Jestic introduces smallest Ugolini model

Jestic, the exclusive distributor of the Ugolini range of ice cream and beverage machines in the UK, has launched the new Micro series.

Moto signs five-year deal with Fairbanks

Moto has recently signed a five-year contract with wet-stock management specialists Fairbanks, spanning its 45 motorway service stations across the UK.

P&C Services adds new division and boosts team

P&C Services has launched a new division and has strengthened its management team.

TLM Group Technology stages retailer event

TLM Group Technology held the second in its series of retailer events, attended by convenience and fuel retailer groups of all sizes from one to hundreds of sites, as well as a representative from the PRA.

Fibrelite brand update

Fibrelite has launched new branding. The manufacturer of composite manhole covers, believes it is time to update its branding to reflect its new market positioning on a global scale as part of OPW and Dover, while maintaining its commitment to innovation.

Morrisons introduces Clearview across its 344-strong network

Wayne Fueling Systems has been awarded a contract to install their ClearView wet-stock management service product on Morrisons' 344 petrol stations in the UK.

Adande commissions refrigeration test rooms

The Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) and the Conservative MP for the local Waveney constituency, Peter Aldous, were among the guests of honour at the official opening of Adande's new refrigeration test rooms, at Barley Way, Lowestoft, on Friday 8 July.

Certas extends use of Kalibrate’s Pricing Cloud to Sweden

Certas Energy (a DCC Energy Company) has expanded its use of Kalibrate’s Pricing Cloud to include over 300 petrol filling stations in Sweden.

Adler & Allan adds M&E outfit

E&S Environmental Services, part of the Adler & Allan Group, has expanded its M&E offering through the acquisition of Worcester Electrical Services (WES).

PriceAdvantage expands into Europe

PriceAdvantage, an American fuel price management software company and division of Skyline Products, is expanding to serve clients in Europe.

A Premio solution

Tchibo has launched the Premio system, which it describes as the ideal way to offer freshly ground coffee in a self-serve/pay-at-till environment.

VLight chooses TLM

TLM Group Technology has been appointed the exclusive UK distributor and service provider for VLight, a leading European provider of lighting and signage solutions to the petrol and wider retail sector.

New tank services

Adler & Allan has added TankTechnic Lining Systems to its portfolio of tank services. These are 100% ethanol-resistant making them ideal for storing 'future fuels'.

BP chooses Viscount

New Viscount forecourt amenity units, from Leafield Environmental, have been installed across BP's network of service stations throughout Spain.

Cleaning wheels traditional rollovers find hard to reach

Vehicle wash specialist Wilcomatic is introducing the Christ Wheel Master wheel washing system, which automatically adapts to clean both standard wheels and larger ones on the biggest 4x4s, regardless of axle height.

150 sites with Oracle

P&C Ltd has just passed the 150 mark of sites with support using Oracle software. The milestone follows the company becoming an Oracle Gold Partner earlier this year, enabling P&C to supply products and services to the large estate of Oracle users in the petrol and convenience market.

Morrisons first to install Wayne ClearView wet-stock management service

Wayne Fueling Systems has been awarded a contract to install their ClearView wet-stock management service product on Morrisons’ 344 petrol stations in the UK.

Fibrelite announces new branding and global brand positioning

Fibrelite has launched new branding to reflect its new global market positioning. The leading manufacturer of composite manhole covers, believes it is time to innovate its branding as a reflection of its new market positioning on a global scale as part of OPW and Dover, while maintaining its commitment to innovation as it continues to grow into an increasing number of new industries.

Protect Shine Xpress can boost your premium sales

Customers of Wilcomatic can vastly increase their premium wash income by adding a Christ Protect Shine Xpress programme to their rollover car wash menus, according to the company.

Amscreen stops ads

Digital signage company Amscreen has terminated its sales agency agreement with Digicom and temporarily suspended the advertising service on its network. This follows Digicom filing for administration last month.

New AdBlue system

Franklin Fueling Systems (FFS) has introduced a new complete system solution for New Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF)/AdBlue. The new system has a number of features designed to solve the problem of working with a liquid that is highly corrosive and freezes at a temperature of -11C.

FTS technology targets huge 'transumers' opportunity

A new mobile payment system has been launched by Fuel Telematics Solutions Ltd (FTS). The technology which is available now means consumers can pay for their fuel via a smartphone (and soon via watch or car dashboard), while receiving highly targeted offers from the retailer.

US-based ICS snaps up PSD Codax

wash management and control system technologies, has acquired PSD Codax, the UK-based car wash code entry and access control systems provider.

Green demo centre

Environmental services provider Adler & Allan has opened a purpose-built demonstration centre at Brize Norton in Oxfordshire.

P&C wins gold status

Forecourt specialist P&C Ltd has achieved Oracle Gold Partner status, which allows it to supply products and services to former Micros customers in the petrol and convenience market.

TLM launches hub

TLM Group Technology has launched its new Support Hub facility providing support to convenience and fuel sites across the UK.

Plumb takes top job

Nigel Plumb has been appointed managing director of DP Fuel Tank Services (DP FTS).

Shell signs five-year contract with Franklin Fueling Systems

Franklin Fueling Systems has announced a five-year agreement with Shell encompassing the underground fuel systems available as an option across the branded network of 43,000 retail sites in over 70 countries.

Fairbanks wins Queen's Award for Enterprise

Fuel management solutions provider Fairbanks has been crowned winner of the 2016 Queen's Award for Enterprise in the International Trade category.

Euro Garages commits to Wilcomatic

Euro Garages has awarded vehicle wash specialist Wilcomatic a further three-year contract for maintenance and the supply and topping up of wash chemicals.

The MIDAS touch

Berrys reports that recent occurrences of UK forecourt misfuels/crossovers have led to a noticeable increase in enquiries for its MIDAS misfuel prevention system.

Adande at the NCS

Commercial refrigeration company Adande will be exhibiting a selection of models from its product range on stand H51 at the National Convenience Show, NEC, Birmingham, from April 18-20.

UKAS accreditation

Adler & Allan's dedicated fuel polishing and testing laboratory, located in Brize Norton, Oxfordshire, has gained UKAS accreditation, demonstrating its technical competence and integrity in the fields of evaluating and maintaining fuel quality.

Welcome Break signs three-year deal with Fairbanks

Welcome Break has signed a three-year contract to adopt the Fairbanks wet-stock management service across its network after a pilot.

Gulf's shelf-edge tool helps with choosing oil

Lubricants can be a problem for both a forecourt owner what to stock and how to merchandise it and for the driver who is often unaware of what oil should go into their car, and also of the consequences of using the wrong oil.

Kevin Eastwood - Executive director BOSS

If your business has been a victim of crime and you have reported the incident to the police, all you want to hear is that the criminal has been found, charged and convicted. Well, at BOSS, we don't just collect details about incidents on forecourts; we proactively pursue offenders.

New SoakBags are fast and effective

nvironmental services provider Adler & Allan has launched a fast-acting flood defence system, SoakBags, which is designed to be quick and easy to deploy in flooding or chemical spill situations, leaving no ill effects on the environment post clean-up.

Cranberry Enterprise launches Twist & Taste

Dried fruit and nut snacks firm Cranberry Enterprise is launching its own Twist & Taste dispenser system on to the UK market.

Premier innovation

The Swansea-based construction arm of The Premier Group has won the innovation prize at the 2015 CBRE & Shell UK Supplier of the Year awards for its Premas1s software platform. The software was recognised for its technological advancements, enabling improved management, efficiency and best value that would not only streamline parts of its business operations, but also give The Premier Group's customers management, reporting and budgeting information. This enables them to have up-to-the-minute property and equipment information via web-based access.

Implico IT system working well for Certas owner DCC

rish conglomerate DCC, which owns Certas Energy, has tracked one billion litres of fuel through its French network since it implemented an IT solution from Implico.

Darcy Lane is new COO at LCM Environmental

Fuel specialist LCM Environmental has announced that Darcy Lane has joined its senior management team as chief operating officer.

Wilcomatic helps Waitrose with washes

Wilcomatic is helping Waitrose make using its car washes easier for its customers to use, with the installation of new bar code scanners at two of the supermarket's sites.

An eye on criminals

A new app and online service has been launched that enables forecourt retailers and members of the public to monitor forecourt crime both the criminal offence of drive-offs as well as the civil offence of 'no means of payment'.

Bin and glove solution

A new Forecourt Amenity Unit has been designed, developed and produced by Leafield Environmental. Named Centrum, the 1.4m high unit is a combined bin and glove/hand wipe dispenser with access on two sides.

Wayne certification

Wayne Fueling Systems' Wayne Fusion system has been certified by First Data to accept EMV credit and debit card transactions.

Moto now offers AdBlue from the pump at all of its sites

Moto Hospitality is claiming to be the first motorway services operator to offer AdBlue from the pump at all 44 of its HGV forecourts across the country.

Global marketing push for Uniti Expo 2016

The organisers of Uniti Expo 2016 have arranged a global marketing campaign to ensure it follows the success of Uniti Expo 2014 in attracting top decision makers and trade visitors from all over the world. "Success depends on international participation. Uniti Expo has consequently become a well-known name overnight," claimed Max Krawinkel of PWM, one of the event's organisers.

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RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East120.5363.90127.17119.00
East Midlands120.03127.76118.80
London120.3757.90128.81118.85
North East119.80129.71118.46
North West120.19127.87118.63
Northern Ireland119.22125.23117.53
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Wales120.0459.90126.47118.61
West Midlands120.0865.90128.12118.84
Yorkshire & Humber119.73127.02118.57

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