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    Gilbarco tank monitoring system’s new validation

    2019-12-16T00:00:00Z

    Gilbarco Veeder-Root claims its TLS-4 range of tank monitoring systems is the first and only tank gauge system to meet European leak detection standards after it attained EN 13160 Part 5 certification. The certification follows many months of testing, independently conducted by TÜV NORD in Germany. In addition to rigorous ...

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    Be mindful of increased fire risks over the Christmas season, says Bureau Veritas

    2019-12-16T00:00:00Z

    Ahead of the annual seasonal shopping rush, compliance authority Bureau Veritas is reminding retailers of the increased fire risks brought about during the festivities and the importance of increased health and safety measures. A key concern lies in the use of festive decorations, with some items often made from combustible ...

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    Suresite appoints two new assessors for UK

    2019-12-16T00:00:00Z

    Two new assessors have been appointed by Suresite Health Safety. Kevin McClenaghan will cover North Wales and the Midlands, while Steven Roberts takes over the North West and Northumbria, following Steve Clark’s promotion to H S manager. McClenaghan has previously worked as a law enforcement officer and a ...

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    New acquisition and licensing partnership for Adler & Allan

    2019-12-16T00:00:00Z

    Environmental risk reduction specialist Adler and Allan has announced that it is acquiring the Fuel Facility Management (FM) division of LCM Environmental, and has signed a new licensed service partnership with fuel analytics technology provider Leighton O’Brien. LCM’s Fuel FM division conducts a range of forecourt maintenance and compliance testing ...

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    GripHero wins big at APEA 2019 Awards

    2019-12-16T00:00:00Z

    GripHero, the developer of fuel nozzle-mounted, anti-static hand-protection dispensers, was the big winner at the APEA 2019 Awards, clinching two titles. The company won both the Environmental Protection and Improvement Award, and the Innovation Award. Commenting on its success, Oli Yeo, managing director and the designer of GripHero’s dispenser and ...

  • PayPoint One reaches more than 16,000 installations
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    PayPoint One reaches more than 16,000 installations

    2019-12-13T00:00:00Z

    PayPoint has announced that its PayPoint One platform is now live in more than 16,000 stores across the UK. Initially launched in 2016, PayPoint One is designed to offer everything a modern convenience store needs, providing a service to retailers that combines EPoS, card payments, parcel services and bill ...

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    Frugalpac releases limited edition recyclable winter cup

    2019-12-06T00:00:00Z

    Frugalpac, the manufacturer of recyclable coffee cups made of recycled paper, has revealed a new limited edition ‘Winter Cup’ design featuring red and silver stars with gold branding. The Winter Frugal Cup offers a solution for operators and consumers seeking environmentally-friendly cups made from 100% recycled paper. Made from recycled ...

  • Disposables manufacturer widens its biodegradable range
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    Disposables manufacturer widens its biodegradable range

    2019-12-06T00:00:00Z

    Disposables manufacturer and supplier Herald is stocking up on biodegradables for 2020 as demand continues for a greener, disposable offering across the UK’s food-to-go outlets and high street chains. Herald is offering a range of sizes in its double wall hot paper cups, including 8 oz, 12 oz and 16 ...

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    Nisa encourages retailers to sign up to food waste scheme

    2019-12-02T00:00:00Z

    Independent Nisa retailers have signed up to an initiative that is helping to tackle food waste while also recover some costs for unsold stock. Too Good To Go, the B2C marketplace for surplus food, enables retailers to dispose of food that is close to its sell by date by ...

  • GripHero clinches two titles at APEA Awards
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    GripHero clinches two titles at APEA Awards

    2019-11-27T00:00:00Z

    GripHero, the developer of fuel nozzle-mounted, anti-static hand-protection dispensers, was the big winner at the Association for Petroleum and Explosives Administration (APEA) 2019 Awards, clinching two titles. The company won both the Environmental Protection and Improvement Award, and the Innovation Award. Commenting on its success, Oli Yeo, managing ...

  • Gilbarco tank monitoring system wins EN 13160 Part 5 certification
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    Gilbarco tank monitoring system wins EN 13160 Part 5 certification

    2019-11-27T00:00:00Z

    Gilbarco Veeder-Root claims its TLS-4 range of tank monitoring systems is the first and only tank gauge system to meet European Leak Detection Standards after it attained EN 13160 Part 5 certification. The certification follows many months of testing, independently conducted by TÜV NORD, a leading European Notified Body based ...

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    Bureau Veritas warns retailers to watch out for festive fire risks

    2019-11-22T00:00:00Z

    Ahead of the annual seasonal shopping rush, compliance authority Bureau Veritas is reminding retailers of the increased fire risks brought about during the festivities and the importance of increased health safety measures. A key concern lies in the use of festive decorations, with some staples items – such ...

  • Suresite Health & Safety adds to team of assessors
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    Suresite Health & Safety adds to team of assessors

    2019-11-22T00:00:00Z

    Two new assessors have been appointed by Suresite Health Safety. Kevin McClenaghan will cover North Wales and the Midlands, while Steven Roberts takes over the North West Northumbria, following Steve Clark’s promotion to H S manager. NEBOSH-qualified Kevin has previously worked as a law ...

  • Leighton O’Brien and Adler and Allan agree service partnership
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    Leighton O’Brien and Adler and Allan agree service partnership

    2019-11-20T00:00:00Z

    Fuel analytics technology provider Leighton O’Brien and environmental risk reduction specialist Adler and Allan, have announced a new licensed service partnership to exclusively deliver its proprietary EPA-certified precision tank and line-testing technology in the UK. This means Adler and Allan customers will benefit from a highly sensitive integrity test ...

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    SAFEtember initiative helps TSG UK staff

    2019-11-15T00:00:00Z

    Forecourt services and equipment supplier TSG UK ran an initiative throughout September, called SAFEtember. Each week it covered four key topics: Health and Wellbeing, Respiratory Illness, Mental Health and Driving Safety. Neil Farmer, HSSE manager at TSG UK, said: "Although the health and safety message is clear throughout our sites ...

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    GripHero’s nozzle-mounted hand protection cuts plastic waste

    2019-11-15T00:00:00Z

    GripHero, the developer of the world’s first fuel nozzle-mounted hand-protection dispenser, has has succeeded in cutting hand protection related plastic waste on forecourts by an average of 55%. The news follows a detailed study of forecourts using its dispensers to determine how they performed in comparison to conventional glove dispensers. ...

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    DFS joins with Chargepoint for North American push

    2019-11-15T00:00:00Z

    Dover Fueling Solutions (DFS) has announced an alliance in North America with ChargePoint, one of the biggest EV charging companies active in the UK. The collaboration will add DC fast chargers, Level 2 (L2) AC chargers and fleet chargers to the DFS product portfolio in North America. ChargePoint claims to ...

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    Durapipe’s new PLX Electrical Conduit aims to protect cables from fuel spillages

    2019-11-15T00:00:00Z

    Durapipe UK has added an electrical conduit solution to its PLX portfolio which it claims is an industry first. PLX Electrical Conduit is an external barrier pipe that protects conveyed cables from potential fuel spillages and leaks within forecourt applications. Unlike existing options, which comprise an internal barrier, the new ...

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    AI helps to improve the customer experience

    2019-11-15T00:00:00Z

    Circle K Ireland has announced a partnership with AI-driven personalisation platform specialist Intouch.com, aimed at re-inventing the in-store customer experience. Intouch.com is installing self-service kiosks in 30 Circle K stores, including high-footfall motorway sites Gorey, Athlone and Kill North. The platform is designed to automate the process for customers to ...

  • UNITI Expo 2020 unveils line-up of cooperation partners
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    UNITI Expo 2020 unveils line-up of cooperation partners

    2019-11-08T00:00:00Z

    UNITI expo 2020 has announced that a total of 16 cooperation partners will make their industry expertise available to the trade show, which will be taking place in Stuttgart on May 26-28. In addition to a growth in the number of exhibitors, UNITI expo has secured four new cooperation ...