All Applegreen articles – Page 3

  • Applegreen agrees deal to acquire a further 43 US sites
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    Applegreen agrees deal to acquire a further 43 US sites

    2018-06-06T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen is set to expand further in the US after agreeing a deal for a network of 43 petrol filling station sites in Florida from CrossAmerica Partners (CAP). Under the terms of the arrangement, Applegreen will enter into a long-term agreement to lease the property assets from CAP. This transaction ...

  • Kefron speeds up Applegreen’s accounts payable
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    Kefron speeds up Applegreen’s accounts payable

    2018-04-04T00:00:00Z

    Kefron, a document management software provider, has provided new automated Accounts Payable system to Applegreen that has significantly reduced invoice processing time from days to hours. Applegreen plc is a rapidly growing petrol retailer and has grown to more than 340 stores across Ireland, the UK and the US. ...

  • Applegreen increases revenue by 21%
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    Applegreen increases revenue by 21%

    2018-03-14T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen grew its overall estate by 99 sites to 342 sites in the year to December 31, 2017, and added 77 new food outlets over the same period, its annual results show. The company reported revenue up 21% on the previous year to €1,428.1m, and adjusted EBITDA increased by ...

  • Applegreen takes over lease on site in Birmingham
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    Applegreen takes over lease on site in Birmingham

    2018-03-02T00:00:00Z

    Rapleys has completed a deal with Applegreen almost opposite one of the first sites it acquired in the UK, also in a deal with Rapleys. In 2009 the property consultants sold the former Texaco site on the eastbound carriageway of the A45 in Birmingham to Applegreen, making it one of ...

  • Property company buys Applegreen site for £3.82m
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    Property company buys Applegreen site for £3.82m

    2018-03-02T00:00:00Z

    A property investment company has acquired an Applegreen petrol filling station in Crawley, West Sussex, for £3.82m. AEW UK Long Lease REIT plc said the acquisition price reflects a net initial yield of 5.3% and provides it with a lease term of 15 years to expiry with three-yearly rental uplifts ...

  • Shop Doctor: In the surgery this month - Applegreen  A14 Spaldwick, near Huntingdon
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    Shop Doctor: In the surgery this month - Applegreen A14 Spaldwick, near Huntingdon

    2018-01-12T00:00:00Z

    LOCATION: on the trunk road service area of the busy A14 near Huntingdon. FORECOURT: This is a fabulous looking site. It’s spacious and easy to move about on in the car and on foot. There’s plenty of parking. Fuel prices are marginally lower than the Tesco in Huntingdon ...

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    Applegreen - winner by design

    2017-11-13T00:00:00Z

    M1 Lisburn was designed to be bigger and better than anything Applegreen had done before, and so it proved. At the Forecourt Trader awards ceremony in September, the company walked off with the biggest prize the Forecourt Trader of the Year trophy. "We were absolutely delighted to win this award ...

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    Applegreen funds further growth through share issue

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen says it is well placed to invest in further growth opportunities after it raised 46.9m (£41.1m) with a new placing of shares. The placing shares represent approximately 10% of the company’s issued share capital prior to the placing. Commenting on the placing, CEO Bob Etchingham said: "We are delighted ...

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    Forecourt Trader of the Year: Joe Barrett and John Diviney, Applegreen M1 Southbound Lisburn, County Down

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    This is a site with the wow factor, and the highest-scoring operation across all the regional entries in this year’s awards, with its striking design, full of innovation and flair. M1 Lisburn was designed to be bigger and better than anything that Applegreen had done before. It has a ...

  • Applegreen raises more cash for investment
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    Applegreen raises more cash for investment

    2017-09-29T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen says it is well placed to invest in further growth opportunities after it raised €46.9m (£41.1m) with a new placing of shares. The placing shares represent approximately 10% of the company’s issued share capital prior to the placing. Commenting on the placing, CEO Bob Etchingham said: “We ...

  • Applegreen applies to build English motorway site
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    Applegreen applies to build English motorway site

    2017-09-20T00:00:00Z

    Forecourt Trader of the Year Applegreen, which won the award for its M1 Lisburn motorway services in Northern Ireland last week, has applied for planning permission for its first motorway services in England. The planning application is for a site at junction 33 of the M1 at Rotherham, and ...

  • Applegreen is Forecourt Trader of the Year
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    Applegreen is Forecourt Trader of the Year

    2017-09-15T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen M1 Southbound in Northern Ireland was hailed as Forecourt Trader of the Year at last night’s prestigious annual awards at the London Hilton on Park Lane. Myleene Klass, singer, pianist and model was the glamorous host for the event which was attended by a record crowd of over ...

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    Applegreen agrees to acquire seven Carsley sites

    2017-09-15T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen has reached an agreement to acquire a network of seven sites from its fellow Top 50 Indie Carsley Group, consisting of six service areas and one forecourt. The service area sites are predominantly located on the major arterial route of the A1 (M). Applegreen will acquire the business for ...

  • Applegreen increases estate by 32 in six months
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    Applegreen increases estate by 32 in six months

    2017-09-13T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen has added 32 sites during the six months ended 30 June 2017, taking it to a total of 275 across its operations in Ireland, the UK and US. Announcing its half-year results, the company said these figures were prior to its acquisition of 50% of the Joint Fuels ...

  • Former Applegreen MD O’Loughlin joins MFG
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    Former Applegreen MD O’Loughlin joins MFG

    2017-09-04T00:00:00Z

    Top 50 Indies forecourt operator, Motor Fuel Group (MFG) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael O’Loughlin as its new managing director, acquisitions business development. In 1997 Michael joined Petrogas as a licensee of their flagship site in Dublin. As the group grew to double figures, ...

  • Applegreen opens its 10th Chopstix restaurant
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    Applegreen opens its 10th Chopstix restaurant

    2017-08-14T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen officially opened its 10 th Chopstix quickservice restaurant on Monday August 14. The outlet, which is Chopstix’ 70 th outlet overall, is at Midway in the south of Ireland and further cements its two-year partnership with Applegreen. Bringing 14 full and part time jobs to ...

  • Applegreen buys seven sites from Carsley Group
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    Applegreen buys seven sites from Carsley Group

    2017-08-04T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen has reached agreement to acquire a network of seven sites from its fellow Top 50 Indie Carsley Group, consisting of six service areas and one petrol filling station in the UK. The service area sites are predominantly located on the major arterial route of the A1 (M). Under ...

  • Applegreen buys site in Leicestershire
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    Applegreen buys site in Leicestershire

    2017-07-19T00:00:00Z

    Specialist business property adviser Christie Co has acted for Applegreen in its acquisition of Gibbetts Cross Service Station in Lutterworth, Leicestershire. This is the second site in the Midlands that Applegreen has bought in recent months from Jon Nathwani, a high profile name in the fuel and ...

  • Applegreen to buy 34-forecourt group in the US
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    Applegreen to buy 34-forecourt group in the US

    2017-07-07T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen has reached agreement to buy a 34-forecourt group based in Columbia, South Carolina, in the US. Under the terms of the deal, Applegreen will acquire the trade and certain assets of the Brandi Group for $5.4m (inclusive of working capital), and a US institutional real estate investor will ...

  • Applegreen Dublin terminal deal cleared by competition authority
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    Applegreen Dublin terminal deal cleared by competition authority

    2017-07-05T00:00:00Z

    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. The deal was announced in January 2017 and is now expected ...