All Awards articles – Page 2

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    Winning all the way

    2018-12-19T00:00:00Z

    Scotland Up to 4 MLPA David Penny Vicky Hennessy Penny Petroleum Jet Kirkmuirhill, South Lanarkshire Kirkmuirhill Service Station was acquired by Penny Petroleum in March 2017. The site, which opens 7am11pm seven days a week, is located in a prime position on the main road through the village ...

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    Pioneering site leads the field

    2018-11-12T00:00:00Z

    When the Forecourt Trader of the Year award winner was finally announced as the A26 Tannaghmore site in Northern Ireland, the stage at the glamorous Hilton on Park Lane erupted in applause and ticker tape, and everyone on the Maxol table fell off their seats. They had been busy ...

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    Maxol takes top award

    2018-10-08T00:00:00Z

    Maxol’s A26 Tannaghmore Services in County Antrim took the top honours at this year’s Forecourt Trader Awards, held last month at the London Hilton on Park Lane. Maxol director Barry McMullan and site manager Patrick Bennett were presented with the prestigious Forecourt Trader of the Year trophy, following a night ...

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    This is your moment

    2018-04-12T00:00:00Z

    This month sees the launch of the Forecourt Trader Awards 2018. The most prestigious and respected awards in the UK’s petrol retailing calendar will again seek out the brightest and best in the industry those pushing the boundaries of hard work and innovation in the pursuit of excellence. The competition ...

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    Final countdown

    2018-03-20T00:00:00Z

    As we prepare to launch the Forecourt Trader Awards for 2018 in next month’s issue, we complete our review of the amazing winners at last year’s competition Best Oil company initiative winner shell: From a very competitive entry list, Shell was unanimously judged to have the Best Oil ...

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    Sites to be seen

    2018-02-14T00:00:00Z

    west country wales: up to 4mlpa Gulf crossways service station: Owner Darren Briggs let his daughter Jessica King take all the glory at last September’s ceremony, leaving her alone to be presented with the prestigious award, "as she works hard and she’s earned it". Darren became the proprietor ...

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    Northern lights

    2018-01-12T00:00:00Z

    midlands: up to 4mlpa Spar Bilsby: Bilsby Filling Station in Alford, Lincolnshire, had been facing an uncertain future until the management team decided to give it a new lease of life with a £600k refurbishment. The site is in a rural village with around 150 houses, on the A1111 ...

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    Top of the class

    2017-12-13T00:00:00Z

    Scotland: up to 4 mlpa Jet Mascot Ardeer: Mahmood Saleem has created a state-of-the art store by totally transforming Ardeer Services in Stevenston, North Ayrshire. The 24/7 Jet forecourt and Nisa store is ideally placed to serve the local community and commuters travelling between three local towns. With larger supermarkets ...

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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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    Industry honours retailer success

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen’s M1 Southbound, Lisburn site took top honours at last month’s Forecourt Trader Awards, held at the London Hilton on Park Lane, in front of a record crowd. Applegreen’s CEO Joe Barrett, and UK MD John Diviney, were presented with the prestigious Forecourt Trader of the Year trophy, following a ...

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    Best Car Care and Lubricants Outlet

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Jet Abbeyside Service Station Selby, North Yorkshire Awards host Myleene Klass, and Graham Tissiman, sales and marketing manager of the Convenience Distribution Group (far left), present Nick Baker with the award for Best Car Care and Lubricants Outlet. Abbeyside’s dedicated car care display consists of two one-metre-long horizontal ...

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    Best community engagement

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Eurospar Glenwell Newtownabbey County Antrim Awards host Myleene Klass, and Paresh Patel, HTEC’s director of Forecourt Sales (left), present Adele Brown with the award for Best Community Engagement. Eurospar Glenwell is a worthy winner of this award with its heavy involvement in the local community, particularly with its charity work, ...

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    Best Customer Service

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Budgens Three Mile Cross Berkshire Awards host Myleene Klass, and Steve Dyas, JTI’s head of key multiple grocers (far left), present Jonathan (right) and Nick Fraser with the award for Best Customer Service. Being engaged with and an asset to the communities it serves has always been a ...

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    Best Food-to-go Outlet

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Applegreen M1 SouthboundLisburnCounty Down Awards host Myleene Klass, and Ashley Fletcher, Rollover’s commercial director, present John Diviney with the award for Best Food-to-go Outlet. As well as fuel and shop services, Applegreen M1 Lisburn is home to six food offers: Greggs, Lavazza, Burger King, Subway, Chopstix and The ...

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    Best Forecourt Innovation

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Jet Abbeyside Service Station, Selby, North Yorkshire Awards host Myleene Klass, and Martin Swadling, brand director at Londis (far left), present Nick Baker with the award for Best Forecourt Innovation. Nick Baker has transformed Abbeyside from a 600sqft Mace store and Jet forecourt with its small and crazily-shaped ...

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    Best Forecourt Loo

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Jet Penny Sadberge Service Station Darlington Awards host Myleene Klass, and Tracey Stirling, Fast Trak’s national sales manager (far left), present Vicky Hennessy and David Penny with the award for Best Forecourt Loo. Penny Petroleum has been developing its ’ultimate convenience’ concept during the past year and believes ...

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    Best Forecourt Team

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Bodmin Moor ServicesLauncestonCornwall Awards host Myleene Klass, and Jonathan Daniels, managing partner at HiStreet Digital Media (far left), present Matt Westlake (left) and Clive Sheppard with the award for Best Forecourt Team. The team at Bodmin Moor Services believes it has the best level of customer service going, ...

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    Best Hot Beverages Outlet

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    MFG Glasgow Airport, Paisley Renfrewshire Awards host Myleene Klass, and Tim Warner, sales director of Costa Express (far left), present Ranjan Sinnathamby with the award for Best Hot Beverages Outlet. As part of MFG Glasgow Airport’s extensive refit project the site really embraced the store-within-a-store concept and now its two ...

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    Best Site Manager

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Eurospar Carrowdore County Down Awards host Myleene Klass, and Stuart Cufflin, transport manager at Jet, present Joanne Walker with the award for Best Site Manager. Joanne believes in leading by example. She doesn’t expect any team member to do something she wouldn’t do and similarly she expects them ...

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    Best Soft Drinks Outlet

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Woodman Service Station, Leeds West Yorkshire Awards host Myleene Klass, and Amy Burgess, trade communications manager at Coca-Cola European Partners, present Idris Patel with the award for Best Soft Drinks Outlet. Woodman Service Station is a state-of-the art 24-hour site on a busy dual carriageway en route to the centre ...