All Certas Energy articles

  • FT - Certas Energy - Gulf loyalty scheme Oomph
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    Gulf adds more ‘Oomph’ to forecourt loyalty platform

    2021-04-22T15:16:00Z

    Gulf Retail has added considerable ‘Oomph’ to its award-winning forecourt loyalty platform. From this week, major brands including M&S, SuperDry, Gap, Argos, Pizza Express, Halfords and Expedia now feature with discount offers, E code savings and cash back available instore and online across a huge range of big-name retailers.

  • FT - Gulf - Tanerdy (3)
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    ONSITE: Gulf dealers Stephen and Karen Smith have unlocked the benefits of a multi-site operation

    2021-04-19T14:25:00Z

    Gulf dealers Stephen and Karen Smith of Evans & Jones have unlocked the benefits of a multi-site operation with the acquisition – and subsequent refurbishment – of Gwalia Garage

  • FT - Myra McPartlin, Certas Energy
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    UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT: 20 questions for Myra McPartlin, Certas Energy

    2021-02-08T17:18:00Z

    Nothing motivates Certas Energy’s Myra McPartlin more than achievement – whether that’s at work or in her private life

  • FT Certas has purchased Parkhead Servide Station
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    Certas Energy buys portfolio of seven forecourt sites from Top 50 Indie

    2021-02-05T12:42:00Z

    Certas Energy has purchased seven petrol filling stations operated by Marla and Gus Saggu, bringing the company-owned estate to a total of 84 sites.

  • FT Certa forecourt
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    DCC integrates 34 Certa sites into its IT network in the Irish Republic

    2020-12-18T14:18:00Z

    Thirty four Certa service stations in the Irish Republic have been integrated into the DCC network after an IT and data communication project was completed remotely by IT specialist Implico Group.

  • FT Spar Lowdham
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    Car dealership owners open new Spar store and forecourt in Nottinghamshire village

    2020-12-11T12:40:00Z

    Car dealership owners Duncan and Lisa Betts have teamed up with Blakemore Trade Partners to open a new Spar store and forecourt in the Nottinghamshire village of Lowdham.

  • FT Certas lorry
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    Certas Energy parent company increases profits despite tough trading environment

    2020-11-11T15:22:00Z

    DCC, the conglomerate that owns Certas Energy, has boosted profits in the first half of its financial year despite the uncertainty caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • Certas Energy’s parent company reports operating profits growth
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    Certas Energy’s parent company reports operating profits growth

    2020-05-20T00:00:00Z

    DCC, the conglomerate that owns Certas Energy, has reported operating profits up 7.3% to £494.3m for the year to 31 March 2020, on turnover down 3.1% to £14.8bn. Its retail and oil division’s operating profits were up 4.9% to £140m and operating profits for its LPG division were up ...

  • Certas Energy launches online support for Gulf and Pace dealers
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    Certas Energy launches online support for Gulf and Pace dealers

    2020-05-13T00:00:00Z

    Certas Energy has launched Certas Energy Dealer Rewards, a new online resource that offers free access to personal wellbeing tools, learning courses and discounts from leading brands. Certas Energy Dealer Rewards provides tailored wellbeing programmes to help forecourt retailers and their employees to improve their personal wellbeing. The ...

  • Certas Energy sites offer free hot drinks to NHS and emergency workers
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    Certas Energy sites offer free hot drinks to NHS and emergency workers

    2020-04-28T00:00:00Z

    Certas Energy is offering free hot drinks to all NHS and emergency service workers visiting its petrol stations across the country to support the tireless efforts of the UK’s blue light services. Workers can receive their free hot drink by presenting their work ID or Blue Light Card at ...

  • Certas Energy starts work on bunker site at Southampton
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    Certas Energy starts work on bunker site at Southampton

    2020-02-21T00:00:00Z

    Certas Energy has hosted a ground-breaking ceremony as work commenced on construction of a new HGV refuelling bunker at the Port of Southampton. The HGV refuelling facility, which is being developed in partnership with port operator Associated British Ports (ABP), is the first of its kind to be opened inside ...

  • Certas Energy secures a tie-up with EPoS specialist Point Four
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    Certas Energy secures a tie-up with EPoS specialist Point Four

    2020-02-07T00:00:00Z

    Certas Energy has agreed a tie-up with EPoS specialist Point Four that provides Gulf dealers with EPoS and point of sale solutions. Point Four’s next generation software opens up additional revenue opportunities for forecourt retailers in areas such as online ordering and click and collect, home delivery, self service, self ...

  • Certas company owned network raises cash for children’s hospital
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    Certas company owned network raises cash for children’s hospital

    2019-12-18T00:00:00Z

    With the support of customers from the forecourts within the company’s Scottish company owned network, Certas Energy has raised more than £3,000 for the Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow. Staff from Certas Energy visited the hospital to present the money and hand out selection boxes and presents to the children, ...

  • Certas Energy announces the 2019 SuperStation winners
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    Certas Energy announces the 2019 SuperStation winners

    2019-10-16T00:00:00Z

    A forecourt in South Wales has won two awards at SuperStation, Certas Energy’s forecourt standards competition. The winners were announced at a Gala Awards Dinner, this year held at the Coldra Court Hotel by Celtic Manor in Newport, South Wales. Among the winners was Hillcroft Garage, Gwent, which ...

  • Certas Energy announces finalists for SuperStation awards
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    Certas Energy announces finalists for SuperStation awards

    2019-10-09T00:00:00Z

    Certas Energy has announced the finalists for this year’s SuperStation competition, which is open to a network of around 800 Gulf and Pace branded sites. The competition, which is judged on factors including forecourt appearance, diversity of product offering, customer service, innovation in business strategy aims to drive up site ...

  • News

    Certas appoints Spar for 35 company-owned stores

    2019-09-09T00:00:00Z

    Certas Energy has appointed Spar as its convenience partner across all 35 of its company-owned sites. The arrangement, which includes wholesale distribution, will commence immediately while in-store refurbishments and rebranding will take place in a roll-out over the coming months. "The forecourt shop has an increasingly important role within any ...

  • Certas Energy appoints Spar as its convenience partner
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    Certas Energy appoints Spar as its convenience partner

    2019-08-09T00:00:00Z

    Certas Energy has appointed Spar as its convenience partner across all 35 of its company-owned petrol filling stations. The arrangement, which includes wholesale distribution, will commence immediately while in-store refurbishments and re-branding will take place in a roll-out over the coming months. “The forecourt shop has an increasingly ...

  • News

    The Orbis Tech and EdgePetrol integration is completed for Certas

    2019-07-09T00:00:00Z

    Work across Certas Energy’s 35 UK sites to integrate Orbis Tech and EdgePetrol has been completed. The integration has facilitated the roll-out of EdgePetrol to the Certas Energy sites, and marks the start of a close alliance between the two companies. EdgePetrol’s technology securely connects with all PoS and ...

  • News

    Certas Energy buys Shackletons’ two sites in Haverfordwest

    2019-07-09T00:00:00Z

    Certas Energy has added two West Wales filling stations to its growing company portfolio with the acquisition of Square Compass and Letterson Filling Stations, both formerly owned by Roger and Anne Shackleton, and both in Haverfordwest. The two Gulf-branded forecourts have large and successful convenience stores and a ...

  • Certas begins construction of bunker site at Newark Lorry Park
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    Certas begins construction of bunker site at Newark Lorry Park

    2019-07-03T00:00:00Z

    Certas Energy is expanding its bunker refuelling site network with a new development at Newark Lorry Park. The site is located on the old Great North Road, alongside the A46 trunk road and is three miles from the A1. Developed by Certas Energy in partnership with Newark and Sherwood ...