All Applegreen articles – Page 6

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    High demand at Applegreen motorway site

    2015-05-01T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen’s new service station on the M2 motorway in Northern Ireland has proved such a success since it opened on April 8 that they have had to increase staff by 25% to cope with demand. Since it opened an average of 3,500 people have visited the £6.25m development on ...

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    Noodle bar opens at Applegreen site

    2015-03-20T00:00:00Z

    Petrogas Group has opened an Oriental quick service restaurant chain franchise at an Applegreen site in Ireland, and has confirmed it will be opening at one of its UK sites too. Chopstix Group UK, which has a current UK estate of 45 restaurants, has launched its first restaurant in ...

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    Applegreen opens 50th site and plans for more

    2015-01-19T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen has now grown to 50 sites in the UK following the acquisition of the lease on a petrol station in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire. The deal means it has more than doubled the number of its UK sites since the 2013 Forecourt Trader Top 50 Indies, when it had 23 sites. ...

  • Applegreen reaches 50 sites in UK
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    Applegreen reaches 50 sites in UK

    2014-12-12T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen has now grown to 50 sites in the UK following the acquisition of the lease on a petrol station in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire. The deal means it has more than doubled the number of its UK sites since the 2013 Forecourt Trader Top 50 Indies when it had 23 ...

  • Applegreen lines up 10 new sites for 2014
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    Applegreen lines up 10 new sites for 2014

    2014-08-28T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen is due to add a further 10 sites to its estate during 2014, according to managing director Michael O’Loughlin. Writing in the annual report of its parent company, Petrogas Global, O’Loughlin said the company had also commenced a site development programme that would comprise a number of innovations ...

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    Applegreen development under way

    2014-07-12T00:00:00Z

    Petrogas Global, trading as Applegreen, has started work on the first two of its four motorway service areas in Northern Ireland which, when completed, will represent a total investment of £25m and the creation of 250 permanent jobs. The first two ’super service areas’ are between junctions four and five ...

  • Shop Doctor: In the surgery this month - Applegreen, Petrogas, High St, Uckfield, East Sussex
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    Shop Doctor: In the surgery this month - Applegreen, Petrogas, High St, Uckfield, East Sussex

    2014-05-08T00:00:00Z

    LOCATION: At the southern end of Uckfield is a Petrogas Applegreen site. This was the first Applegreen to introduce a Subway store and a new store design. I was interested to see it now, after about a year of trading. FORECOURT: The pole with the distinctive ...

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    Applegreen sites receive high-speed rebranding

    2013-09-02T00:00:00Z

    Sign installation and maintenance company Xmo Strata has carried out a rebranding programme for 12 Co-op sites acquired by Applegreen and says the contract set new UK standards. "A normal site rebranding will take maybe a week to 10 days, depending on the size of the site, the scope ...

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    Applegreen reaches 40

    2013-09-02T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen has nearly doubled the size of its UK operation increasing the number of its sites from 22 to 40, and is already looking for its next 10 sites according to managing director Michael O’Loughlin. He said the acquisitions were not the result of a single deal but of several ...

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    Applegreen adds 18 sites

    2013-08-23T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen has nearly doubled the size of its UK operation increasing its sites from 22 to 40, and is already looking for its next 10 acquisitions, according to Michael O’Loughlin, managing director of Applegreen’s brand owner Petrogas UK. He said the acquisitions were not the result of a single ...

  • Shop Doctor: In the surgery this month: Applegreen Fairies Cross, Oakpark Road, Tralee, Co Kerry
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    Shop Doctor: In the surgery this month: Applegreen Fairies Cross, Oakpark Road, Tralee, Co Kerry

    2013-08-07T00:00:00Z

    GENERAL APPEARANCE: Applegreen Fairies Cross is located in the Republic of Ireland on the outskirts of Tralee, the county town of County Kerry. It is a corner site with a lot of passing traffic and is near the Kerry Technology Park and the Tralee Pitch Putt Club. ...

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    Opening of first Subway outlet in Applegreen partnership

    2013-05-17T00:00:00Z

    The Subway brand has announced the opening of its first UK store in partnership with Ireland’s leading independent forecourt retailer, Applegreen. The store has opened in one of Applegreen’s leading service station locations in Uckfield, East Sussex. There are currently more than 1,600 Subway stores in the UK and ...

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    Applegreen ready to almost double size of UK estate

    2013-05-02T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen is set to nearly double in size in the UK by the end of the summer, according to UK managing director Michael O’Loughlin. He said acquisitions were set to increase the group’s current total of 24 UK sites to 45 by late summer. O’Loughlin revealed the growth plans as ...

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    Applegreen set to double UK sites

    2013-04-17T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen is set to nearly double in size in the UK by the end of the summer, according to UK managing director Michael O’Loughlin. He said acquisitions were set to increase the group’s current total of 24 UK sites to 45 by late summer, and predicted “this will be ...

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    Applegreen’s Subway partnership kicks off with first forecourt opening

    2013-03-22T00:00:00Z

    Subway has announced the opening of its first store in partnership with Ireland’s leading independent forecourt retailer, Applegreen. The store will open in one of Applegreen’s leading service station locations, Gorey, County Wexford, in the Republic of Ireland, with another site due to open in the UK next month. ...

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    Applegreen teams with Subway

    2013-03-07T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen, Ireland’s leading independent forecourt retailer and Top 50 Indie, has announced a new partnership with Subway. The deal will see new Subway stores open next month in two of Applegreen’s key service stations Uckfield in East Sussex, and Gorey in the Republic of Ireland, with more sites due ...

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    Applegreen agrees partnership with Subway

    2013-02-14T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen, Ireland’s leading independent forecourt retailer and Top 50 Indie, has announced a new partnership with sandwich chain Subway. The deal will see new Subway stores open next month in two of Applegreen’s key service stations - Uckfield in East Sussex, and Gorey in the Republic of Ireland, with ...

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    Applegreen set for UK expansion

    2010-05-24T00:00:00Z

    Irish petrol retailing company Petrogas hopes to have a network of around 50-60 Applegreen-branded service stations in the UK mainly in the south within the next five years, according to the company’s managing director Michael O’Loughlin. During a presentation at last month’s Association of Convenience Stores annual Summit ...

  • In the surgery this month – Applegreen Filling Station, Cottingham Road, Corby, Northamptonshire
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    In the surgery this month – Applegreen Filling Station, Cottingham Road, Corby, Northamptonshire

    2009-10-02T00:00:00Z

    GENERAL APPEARANCE: On Cottingham Road at what must be the geographic centre of Corby, is a recently-opened Applegreen site owned by Irish independent Petrogas. Petrogas has more than 50 filling stations in Ireland and has announced that it is looking to open 100 sites across the UK. ...