All BP articles – Page 9

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    BP renews membership of BOSS Payment Watch

    2017-01-27T00:00:00Z

    BP Oil UK Limited has renewed its membership of the BOSS Payment Watch scheme for its company-owned retail fuel sites. BP operates more than 320 company owned sites and is one of the largest forecourt retailers in the United Kingdom. Kevin Eastwood, executive director at BOSS, said: “BOSS ...

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    BP predicts oil will outstrip electric to 2035

    2017-01-27T00:00:00Z

    BP is predicting that demand for oil will continue to rise over the next 20 years as growth of conventional vehicles far outstrips the increase in the number of electric vehicles. The number of electric vehicles (EVs) globally is forecast to rise from 1.2 million in 2015 to 100 million ...

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    Fraser Group signs five-year deal with BP

    2017-01-09T00:00:00Z

    BP has extended its supply agreement with Fraser Group’s six sites for another five years. Howard Nunn, BP’s UK sales manager, said: "I’m delighted that the Fraser Group and BP have agreed terms on a new supply agreement. "The Fraser Group operate excellent sites with great customer offers and a ...

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    Blakemore in new BP deal

    2017-01-09T00:00:00Z

    Blakemore Wholesale Distribution has announced a new two-year contract to supply 320 BP forecourt sites across the UK. The contract follows a successful six-year relationship between the family-owned wholesale distributor and the major oil company. The new partnership will see Blakemore distribute branded food and drink products to ...

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    Blakemore Wholesale Distribution renews BP Partnership

    2016-12-15T00:00:00Z

    Blakemore Wholesale Distribution has announced a new two-year contract to supply 320 BP forecourt sites across the UK. The contract follows a successful six-year relationship between the family-owned wholesale distributor and the major oil company. The new partnership will see Blakemore Wholesale Distribution distribute branded food and drink products ...

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    BP trials artificial intelligence on pumps in US

    2016-12-09T00:00:00Z

    BP is testing new pump technology in the US which includes a tablet that enables customers to interact with an artificial intelligence personality called “Miles.” It is being trialled at several service stations in Chicago and New York, initially for three months. BP says it has installed proprietary voice-activation technology ...

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    BP extends supply deal with Fraser Group

    2016-12-07T00:00:00Z

    BP has extended its supply agreement with Fraser Group’s six sites for another five years. Howard Nunn, BP’s UK sales manager, said: “I’m delighted that the Fraser Group and BP have agreed terms on a new supply agreement. The Fraser Group operate excellent sites with great customer offers and a ...

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    Fuel shorts as BP moves to Hoyer

    2016-12-01T00:00:00Z

    BP dealers nationwide have complained of sites running dry of unleaded petrol after the oil company transferred fuel deliveries to Hoyer on November 1. The problems affected sites nationwide, with dealers’ sites running dry as far south as Southampton and up to Cumbria in the North, as well as reports ...

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    Dealer anger over BP delivery problems

    2016-11-18T00:00:00Z

    BP dealers nationwide have complained of sites running dry of unleaded petrol after the oil company transferred fuel deliveries to Hoyer on November 1. The problems appear to be across England with dealers’ sites running dry as far south as Southampton and up to Cumbria in the North, as well ...

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    BP sells Belfast terminal to Puma

    2016-11-11T00:00:00Z

    Puma Energy has bought a bulk storage fuel terminal in Belfast, Northern Ireland, from BP. According to Puma the addition takes its global network of bulk storage terminals to 100, with a total storage volume of 7.9 million m3. The company said the acquisition builds on its purchase of the ...

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    Police hunt air-rifle shooters who robbed BP site

    2016-11-04T00:00:00Z

    West Midlands Police have released footage of three people they want to trace following a series of offences in Coventry last week – including one on a BP forecourt. During the early hours of October 29, in two separate incidents, a 33-year-old man was injured after being shot in ...

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    HKS Group extends its supply deal with BP

    2016-10-10T00:00:00Z

    Top 50 Indie HKS Group has signed a deal with BP to extend its supply deal for 24 petrol stations for a further five years. Commenting on the deal, Howard Nunn, BP’s UK sales manager, said: "I’m delighted that BP and HKS have committed to another five years, underlining our ...

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    BP extends deal with HKS

    2016-09-07T00:00:00Z

    Top 50 Indie HKS Group has signed a deal with BP to extend its supply deal for 24 petrol stations for a further five years. Commenting on the deal, Howard Nunn, BP’s UK sales manager, said: “I’m delighted that BP and HKS have committed to another five years, underlining our ...

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    Deal to build BP filling station and Spar store in Leeds

    2016-09-07T00:00:00Z

    A deal to build a BP petrol filling station and Spar store in Leeds has been signed by Huddersfield-based forecourt operator CJ Stern (Oils) Ltd. The company has secured a deal with Aire Valley Land LLP, the joint venture partnership of Evans Property Group and Harworth Estates, to deliver ...

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    BP agrees logistics deal with Hoyer

    2016-08-25T00:00:00Z

    Hoyer has entered into a long-term agreement with BP to provide bulk fuel transport and logistics services throughout the UK. The move is part of an overhaul of BP’s fuel storage, handling and transport services in the UK as it focuses on building "an industry-leading downstream business". Hoyer will ...

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    BP signs distribution deal with Hoyer

    2016-07-20T00:00:00Z

    Hoyer has announced that it has entered into a long-term agreement with BP to provide bulk fuel transport and logistics services throughout the UK. As part of the contract, Hoyer will take on responsibility for order taking, stock management, scheduling, despatch, physical execution and reconciliation of all retail fuels in ...

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    Five-year BP deal for Park Garage Group

    2016-07-17T00:00:00Z

    BP has extended a fuel supply agreement with Top 50 Indie Park Garage Group for another five years. The agreement covers eight petrol filling stations in the South East of England, all of which include Park Shop convenience stores. Sebastian Hoevermann, lead business development manager, BP, said: "We ...

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    BP chooses Viscount

    2016-07-17T00:00:00Z

    New Viscount forecourt amenity units, from Leafield Environmental, have been installed across BP’s network of service stations throughout Spain. Each combines a litter bin with a paper towel and glove dispenser. Produced in BP corporate colours, the units have a 522mm diameter compact footprint that fits easily on the majority ...

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    BP installs new amenity units across Spanish estate

    2016-06-16T00:00:00Z

    New Viscount Forecourt Amenity Units, from Leafield Environmental, have been installed across BP’s network of service stations throughout Spain, each combining a litter collection receptacle with a paper towel dispenser and a glove dispenser. Produced in BP corporate colours, the Viscount Unit has a 522mm diameter, compact footprint that fits ...

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    Park Garage Group extends deal with BP

    2016-06-01T00:00:00Z

    BP has extended a fuel supply agreement with Top 50 Indie agreement Park Garage Group for another five years. The agreement covers eight petrol filling stations in the South East of England, all of which include Park Shop convenience stores. Sebastian Hoevermann, lead business development manager, BP, ...