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    BP to roll out BPme pay-in-car app nationally

    2018-02-14T00:00:00Z

    BP has announced the national roll out of its new app, BPme, which allows customers to pay for fuel using their smartphone from inside their car without going into the store. The company said the app is intended for those who want to save time at the pump or who ...

  • BP rolls out BPme smartphone payment app
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    BP rolls out BPme smartphone payment app

    2018-02-02T00:00:00Z

    BP has announced the national roll out of its new app, BPme, which allows customers to pay for fuel using their smartphone from inside their car without going into the store. In its announcement the company says the app is intended for those who want to save time at the ...

  • BP to roll out mobile electric chargers
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    BP to roll out mobile electric chargers

    2018-01-31T00:00:00Z

    BP has revealed plans to roll out mobile charger units for electric vehicles at sites in the UK. The initiative follows a deal by BP’s venturing business to invest $5m in FreeWire Technologies, a US-based manufacturer of mobile electric vehicle (EV) rapid charging systems. The oil company plans ...

  • BP with M&S and Costa drive-thru gets go-ahead
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    BP with M&S and Costa drive-thru gets go-ahead

    2018-01-24T00:00:00Z

    Plans to build a petrol filling station, convenience store and drive-thru restaurant at a major warehouse and logistics development in Manchester have been granted planning consent. Construction of the proposed development by Icon Industrial at its flagship scheme – Icon Manchester Airport – could begin this month. The ...

  • MRH unveils plans for KDRB of Oxford BP site
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    MRH unveils plans for KDRB of Oxford BP site

    2018-01-19T00:00:00Z

    MRH has applied for planning permission for a KNRB of its BP site at Cowley in Oxford. The proposal is for the complete demolition of the existing site, including its sales building, six pump islands, removal of LPG tanks and underground fuel tanks. It would result in the removal of ...

  • BP and Castrol renew deal with Volkswagen Group
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    BP and Castrol renew deal with Volkswagen Group

    2018-01-10T00:00:00Z

    BP and Castrol have announced the renewal of their successful 17-year global strategic partnership agreement with Volkswagen Group for the supply of fuels and lubricants globally. The agreement covers Volkswagen PC, Audi, Seat Skoda and Volkswagen LCV. Within the partnership a new Castrol and Volkswagen jointly branded engine oil has ...

  • Armed robbers strike at BP service station in Essex
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    Armed robbers strike at BP service station in Essex

    2017-12-15T00:00:00Z

    Police officers in Essex are hunting for two people who held up petrol station staff with what is believed to be a gun during an armed robbery. The incident took place at the BP garage in The Broadway, Loughton, at approximately 10:40pm on Wednesday, December 13. They robbers ...

  • Two BP M&S sites reopen after major refurbishment
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    Two BP M&S sites reopen after major refurbishment

    2017-11-24T00:00:00Z

    Two BP service stations with M S Simply Food shops have reopened after more than £1m was spent refurbishing them. Thirty new jobs have been created with reopening of the service station on The Broadway, at Loughton, Essex, after a spend of approximately £1m. Adam Whitehouse, BP district ...

  • BP Oil renews BOSS membership for 2018
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    BP Oil renews BOSS membership for 2018

    2017-11-17T00:00:00Z

    BP Oil UK has renewed its membership of BOSS, the British Oil Security Syndicate, for 2018. The agreement, which covers BP’s entire company owned network of more than 320 sites in the UK, will provide retailers with access to BOSS Payment Watch, the No Means of Payment recovery service, ...

  • Multi-million pound spend in BP M&S refurbishments
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    Multi-million pound spend in BP M&S refurbishments

    2017-11-15T00:00:00Z

    Three BP M S Simply Food sites have reopened after refurbishments involving a multi-million pound investment. The BP service station with M S Simply Food on Kilmarnock Road reopened after a spend of £0.9m on the site. Extensive changes were made with the building being extended to provide ...

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    BP opens two and plans to develop a third

    2017-11-13T00:00:00Z

    BP has opened two new service stations with M S Simply Food and bought a third site for redevelop-ment. Sixteen new jobs have been created with the opening of a new BP with M S Simply Food on Oakleigh Road South, in Southgate, north London, and BP said approximately £800,000 ...

  • BP acquires Devon site for redevelopment
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    BP acquires Devon site for redevelopment

    2017-10-27T00:00:00Z

    BP has acquired a North Devon site for redevelopment following its sale by the Dinner family through Christie Co. Bude Road Garage in Holsworthy is located on the A3072, the main route out of Holsworthy to the popular coastal town of Bude. The forecourt is described as ...

  • New BP/M&S site opens in Honiton after £2.1m KDRB
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    New BP/M&S site opens in Honiton after £2.1m KDRB

    2017-10-20T00:00:00Z

    A new BP service station with M S Simply Food has been opened after a KDRB (knockdown re-build) of BP’s site at Turks Lane in Honiton, in South Devon. The joint BP and Marks Spencer development has created 18 new jobs and will offer motorists a wide ...

  • BP/M&S site opens in Southgate
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    BP/M&S site opens in Southgate

    2017-10-11T00:00:00Z

    Sixteen new jobs have been created with the opening of a new BP service station with M S Simply Food on Oakleigh Road South, in Southgate, north London. The joint BP and Marks Spencer development will offer motorists a wide range of M S quality food alongside ...

  • BP reappoints DHL Supply Chain to manage logistics
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    BP reappoints DHL Supply Chain to manage logistics

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    DHL Supply Chain has been reappointed by BP to manage its UK logistics operations for its shops for an additional three years, making in excess of 92,000 deliveries a year to BP’s company owned forecourts across the country. The contract extension will see DHL continue to support BP’s UK ...

  • BP/M&S site opens in Torrington
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    BP/M&S site opens in Torrington

    2017-09-20T00:00:00Z

    Ten new jobs have been created with the opening of the new BP service station with M S Simply Food on New Road, Torrington, Devon. The joint BP and Marks Spencer development will offer motorists a wide range of M S food alongside BP’s own Wild Bean ...

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    OPW’s simple fill for BP

    2017-09-15T00:00:00Z

    OPW has developed a new range of Fibrelite GRP below-ground, remote-fill systems, after BP approached it to provide a simple-fill solution for its more compact UK sites. Due to site layout constraints, BP required a below-ground remote fill with opposing pipe exit positions to ensure consistent fill layouts for tanker ...

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    BP charging ahead

    2017-09-15T00:00:00Z

    BP is the latest oil company looking at installing electric car charging points on its forecourts. The company is in talks with electric vehicle (EV) makers on partnering to offer battery recharging docks at its global network of fuel service stations, as it seeks to benefit from the move away ...

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    BP adds three more Simply Food sites

    2017-09-15T00:00:00Z

    BP has added three sites to its growing network of BP M S Simply Food forecourts in the past month. It acquired Barley Grove Service Station in Torrington, North Devon, with the intention of redeveloping it into a BP M S Simply Food site. The forecourt, located on the A386, ...

  • BP/M&S Simply Food opens at Aviemore in Scotland
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    BP/M&S Simply Food opens at Aviemore in Scotland

    2017-08-30T00:00:00Z

    Sixteen jobs have been created with the opening of a new BP service station with M S Simply Food on Grampian Road, Aviemore, on August 30. Approximately £2m has been spent on the site, which in addition to the fuel and shop includes a toilet accessible to disabled people, ...