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  • 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, ...

  • BP/M&S Simply Food opens in Essex
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    BP/M&S Simply Food opens in Essex

    2017-08-25T00:00:00Z

    A new BP/M S Simply Food service station has opened in South Woodham Ferrers, Essex. It has been built at the junction of Burnham Road, Ferrers Road and Willow Grove, on a busy roundabout, and a total of £2.3m was spent on the site. The development will offer ...

  • Former BP director takes helm at P&H retail arm
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    Former BP director takes helm at P&H retail arm

    2017-08-16T00:00:00Z

    Palmer and Harvey has announced changes to the senior leadership of its forecourt and convenience store chain WS Retail, which trades as Central Convenience Stores. Steve Wilkinson, formerly managing director, and Tony Start, formerly commercial director, will leave the business effective from October 10. Andy Davis, a former ...

  • Acquisition adds to BP / M&S Simply Food sites in South West
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    Acquisition adds to BP / M&S Simply Food sites in South West

    2017-08-08T00:00:00Z

    BP has acquired a forecourt in Devon with the intention of redeveloping it into one of its growing estate of BP M S Simply Food sites. Specialist forecourt adviser Christie Co has completed the sale of Barley Grove Service Station in Torrington, North Devon, to the oil ...

  • BP in talks over installing electric chargers
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    BP in talks over installing electric chargers

    2017-08-04T00:00:00Z

    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 re-charging docks at its global network of fuel service stations as it seeks to benefit from the move ...

  • Shop Doctor: In the surgery this month - BP Budgens Wednesbury Service Station,  Walsall Street, West Midlands
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    Shop Doctor: In the surgery this month - BP Budgens Wednesbury Service Station, Walsall Street, West Midlands

    2017-08-03T00:00:00Z

    LOCATION: This site is on busy Walsall Street, near Wednesbury town centre. FORECOURT: This is a smart looking site with a massive forecourt area. It’s easily distinguishable thanks to its green and white BP canopy and pole sign announcing BP, Budgens and Subway. There’s also a big red and ...

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    The Food Doctor delivers to BP forecourts and beyond

    2017-08-03T00:00:00Z

    Healthy snacking brand The Food Doctor has bolstered its offering for the forecourt sector with the roll-out of a four-strong range of Goodness Bars. The 40g bars communicate the health benefits clearly and concisely on the back of the pack. They come in shelf-ready cases of 20. A range ...

  • New-to-industry BP/M&S Simply Food site opens
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    New-to-industry BP/M&S Simply Food site opens

    2017-07-26T00:00:00Z

    BP has opened a service station and M S Simply Food at a new-to-industry site at Aylsham, in Norfolk. Twenty-three new jobs have been created with the opening on Wednesday July 26 of the new site, next to a new roundabout on Burgh Road. The development, which cost ...

  • New BP/M&S site opens in Wadebridge
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    New BP/M&S site opens in Wadebridge

    2017-07-14T00:00:00Z

    A former Shell site in Wadebridge, Cornwall, has reopened with a new BP-branded forecourt and an M S Simply Food outlet. The fuel station has been closed since February 26 while the redevelopment was carried out. The site, which is Wadebridge’s only filling station, was sold to BP ...

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    Esso Card acceptance extended to BP branded sites

    2017-04-10T00:00:00Z

    Esso Card fuel card customers can now use their Esso Card at BP branded sites throughout the UK. There are approximately 1,200 BP forecourts in the UK, which will increase the Esso Card acceptance network in the UK to around 3,400 sites. Esso Card is now accepted at Esso, Shell ...

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    BP Plus Fuel Card extended to Esso sites

    2017-03-31T00:00:00Z

    BP’s reciprocal fuel card acceptance agreement with Esso is now live, offering BP Plus Fuel Card customers the opportunity to fill up at Esso-branded sites throughout the UK. There are now more than 630 Esso forecourts (excluding Esso Tesco Alliance sites and Esso Euro Garages sites) in the UK ...

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    Shell-branded Cornish forecourt bought by BP

    2017-01-27T00:00:00Z

    BP has bought a Shell-branded forecourt at Wadebridge, Cornwall, and will shortly begin redeveloping the site with plans including a new M S Simply Food outlet. The site, which is Wadebridge’s only filling station, has been sold to BP by Tregoning Limited, which operated the Shell site as well as ...