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    Rontec signs new £2bn fuel supply deal with BP

    2018-08-03T00:00:00Z

    Top 50 Indie Rontec has agreed a new £2bn fuel supply contract with BP. The deal involves renewal of an existing contract for fuel supply at 50 sites, with a further 13 forecourts across England and Wales added including Rontec’s two motorway service sites. These are set to be ...

  • BP makes BPme app available to fuel card users
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    BP makes BPme app available to fuel card users

    2018-07-25T00:00:00Z

    BP claims it has won the race to introduce the first mobile fuel purchasing app in the UK that connects to fuel cards. From this week, BP Fuel Card customers will be able to add fuel cards to the BPme app, making BPme available for fleets. Fuel card customers can ...

  • Rontec and BP agree £2bn fuel supply deal
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    Rontec and BP agree £2bn fuel supply deal

    2018-07-16T00:00:00Z

    Top 50 Indie Rontec has agreed a new £2bn fuel supply contract with BP. The deal involves renewal of an existing contract for fuel supply at 50 sites, with a further 13 forecourts across England and Wales added – including Rontec’s two motorway service sites. These sites are set ...

  • Normal service returns to BP sites following system outage
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    Normal service returns to BP sites following system outage

    2018-07-09T00:00:00Z

    BP confirmed on Monday that all its sites had returned to normal service and were once again accepting card payments, after the majority were affected by a system failure forcing customers to pay by cash or complete forms to return and pay later. The system was down for around ...

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    BP buys Chargemaster to roll out rapid chargers

    2018-07-06T00:00:00Z

    BP is set to roll out rapid chargers to selected sites after it agreed to purchase Chargemaster. Chargemaster operates the UK’s largest public network of EV charging points, with more than 6,500 across the country. It also designs, builds, sells and maintains EV charging units for a wide range of ...

  • Shop Doctor: In the surgery this month - Orsett South Grays BP, Orsett, Grays, Essex
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    Shop Doctor: In the surgery this month - Orsett South Grays BP, Orsett, Grays, Essex

    2018-07-06T00:00:00Z

    Location: On the busy A13 Westbound in Essex. Forecourt: The site is easy to see thanks to the ’golden arches’ of McDonald’s towering over the trees there’s a fast food drive-thru adjacent to the forecourt. The pole sign has BP, M S and the Wild Bean Café all highlighted. ...

  • InstaVolt chairman welcomes BP’s involvement in EV charging
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    InstaVolt chairman welcomes BP’s involvement in EV charging

    2018-07-04T00:00:00Z

    InstaVolt chairman Adrian Pike has welcomed the announcement that BP is buying Chargemaster, the UK’s largest electric charging network. Pike said the investment would accelerate the growth of the country’s charging infrastructure and underline the industry’s credibility with the City. He explained: “This move by BP is further evidence that ...

  • BP buys UK’s largest electric vehicle charging company
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    BP buys UK’s largest electric vehicle charging company

    2018-06-29T00:00:00Z

    BP is set to roll-out rapid chargers to selected sites after it agreed to purchase Chargemaster, the UK’s largest electric vehicle (EV) charging company. Chargemaster operates the UK’s largest public network of EV charging points, with more than 6,500 across the country. It also designs, builds, sells and maintains ...

  • BP wins consent for scheme with M&S and McDonald’s drive-thru
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    BP wins consent for scheme with M&S and McDonald’s drive-thru

    2018-06-13T00:00:00Z

    BP Oil has won planning permission for a new petrol filling station, M S Simply Food and McDonald’s drive-thru restaurant on a greenfield site in Suffolk. Mid Suffolk District Council granted permission for the development on land next to the A140/A143 roundabout at Scole, near Diss, on June 8. ...

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    product news: Hippeas wins BP listing

    2018-06-08T00:00:00Z

    Hippeas, the organic chickpea puff brand, has secured listings at 200 BP sites across the UK. Launching in this month, BP will range all five flavours in the 22g single-serve bag. The range includes Cheese Love, Far Out Fajita, Salt Vinegar Vibes and Sweet ...

  • BP rolls out AdBlue pumps for commercial customers
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    BP rolls out AdBlue pumps for commercial customers

    2018-06-08T00:00:00Z

    BP is rolling out AdBlue pumps for commercial vehicles across the UK this summer. The dedicated dispensers will be available in the commercial vehicle lanes at more than 40 sites by the end of June. Fitted with a nozzle specifically designed for use with AdBlue tanks on HGVs, ...

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    hippeas in bp

    2018-06-07T00:00:00Z

    Hippeas organic chickpea puffs are being listed in 200 BP sites across the UK. Flavours include Cheese Love, Far Out Fajita and Salt Vinegar Vibes.

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    BP invests in ultra-fast battery charging start-up

    2018-06-07T00:00:00Z

    BP has announced a $20m investment in ultra-fast-charging battery start-up company StoreDot, which is developing technology that could eventually see electric vehicle (EV) charging times fall to five minutes. The investment is part of a series of deals struck by BP’s venturing arm alongside its advanced mobility unit supporting the ...

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    BP demands Allstar fees

    2018-06-07T00:00:00Z

    BP dealers have been handed bills of £5,000- £10,000 per site by the oil company, after it uncovered an accounting error, and told them it will be recovered by direct debits over three consecutive months. Dealers received emails from BP in which the company said it discovered it had not ...

  • BP hands dealers huge bills after error over card charges
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    BP hands dealers huge bills after error over card charges

    2018-06-01T00:00:00Z

    BP dealers have been handed bills of £5,000 to £10,000 per site by the oil company, after it uncovered an accounting error, and told them it will be recovered by direct debits over three consecutive months. Earlier this week dealers received emails from BP in which the company said ...

  • BP invests in batteries that could charge in five minutes
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    BP invests in batteries that could charge in five minutes

    2018-05-24T00:00:00Z

    BP has announced a $20m investment in ultra-fast-charging battery start-up company StoreDot, which is developing technology that could eventually see electric vehicle (EV) charging times fall to five minutes. The investment is part of a series of deals struck by BP’s venturing arm, alongside its advanced mobility unit (AMU), supporting ...

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    BP claims ’first’ with self checkout fuel and food

    2018-05-23T00:00:00Z

    BP is claiming a world first with a trial for self- checkout tills which handle both food and fuel. After just four months of development and testing, in partnership with NCR, it has begun the first pilot of self-checkout (SCO) tills in the UK, opening initially in three sites: Bedford, ...

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    BP stocks little drinks that offer a big kick

    2018-05-23T00:00:00Z

    BP Connect forecourts are now carrying Zinger shots described as "little drinks with a big kick". BP is stocking four Zinger varieties: Organic Ginger (27% ginger juice); the Xtra Ginger (40% crushed ginger juice and chilli); Lime Chilli; and Golden Turmeric which is made with pressed turmeric juice, ...

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    Bathway Service Station sold to BP

    2018-05-23T00:00:00Z

    Business property adviser Christie Co has completed the sale of Bathway Service Station near Bath to BP on behalf of Flying Visit. The forecourt is located on a busy roundabout that links the A361 from Trowbridge to Frome and the A36 from Bath to Warminster, with 27,000 ...

  • BP wins fuel card approval for public sector vehicle fleet
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    BP wins fuel card approval for public sector vehicle fleet

    2018-05-16T00:00:00Z

    BP has won the opportunity to bid for fuel card work across the UK’s public-sector vehicle fleet, which has an annual total demand of around 200 million litres of fuel. It been named as a Crown Commercial Services (CCS) supplier under the RM6000 Fuel Cards and Associated Services V Framework ...