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BOSS debt recovery initiative returns £1m a year to retailers

Merril Boulton ·

BOSS, the British Oil Security Syndicate, is now recovering more than £1 million every year on behalf of fuel retailers who are members of BOSS Payment Watch, according to the orgnaisation's executive director.

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Cllr Bill Mouland(left) Member Bramshott & Liphook, & Portfolio Holder, Communications & PR Jane Devlin (middle) Energy Strategy Manager, East Hampshire District Council Alex Bamberg, (back right) managing director, ChargePoint Services Cllr Angela Glass (front right) Member for Bramshott & Liphook, and Portfolio Holder, Planning & Affordable Housing, East Hampshire District Council
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Council in joint venture to provide rapid charger on A3 services

Merril Boulton ·

ChargePoint Services and East Hampshire District Council have joined forces to provide electric vehicle drivers on the A3 with rapid charging facilities.  

EG Group adds 97 sites in the Netherlands

Merril Boulton ·

EG Group is set to acquire 97 Esso-branded sites in the Netherlands, having entered into a definitive agreement with NRGValue Holding Nederland BV for the acquisition of all shares in NRGValue Retail BV. 

Thumbs up from locals following rebuild at Crown Services

Merril Boulton ·

A new Nisa Local forecourt store that has just opened in West Yorkshire has been met with huge compliments from locals who have been using the site for two decades, according to its owners - husband and wife team Salim and Mumta Patel.

Bestway symbol is up with the best ones

Merril Boulton ·

A recent Which? survey into the convenience sector which ranked Bestway Wholesale's symbol offer best-one as one of the top three brands, proves the company's success in the rankings last year was no one-hit wonder, according to the BW symbol development director James Hall.

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Suresite's 'water intolerant' wetstock system

Merril Boulton ·

Suresite has launched a new wetstock management solution to the UK forecourt industry, which it claims has zero tolerance to water, the catalyst for accelerated tank corrosion due to modern fuel formulations.

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Andy Cresswell (left) and Nick Rennardson
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MRH reinforces management team

Merril Boulton ·

MRH GB is boosting its management war chest as it prepares to realise its significant business plans for 2018, including the reported imminent announcement of a stock market listing.

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Asda cuts fuel prices after RAC calls for reduction

John Wood ·

Asda has cut is fuel prices with petrol price cap down 2ppl to 116.7ppl and diesel down 1ppl to 118.7ppl from this morning. When previous cuts have been made the other supermarkets have followed within hours.

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EG Group completes on 1,200 Esso sites in Italy

Merril Boulton ·

EG Group has completed its takeover of around 1,100 Esso service stations and 100 fuel supply contracts for third party sites in Italy from Esso Italiana. 

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Weekly retail fuel prices: 19 February 2018
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East124.25131.40121.51
East Midlands123.31131.42120.42
London123.68131.62121.32
North East122.66132.61119.81
North West123.1062.40130.04120.38
Northern Ireland122.5969.90128.90120.71
Scotland123.6452.70128.72120.42
South East124.0061.30132.15121.67
South West123.80131.55120.81
Wales123.0952.70129.85120.31
West Midlands122.56132.56120.01
Yorkshire & Humber122.5561.90131.42119.82

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