All Esso articles – Page 5

  • News

    Esso forced to shut pipeline for repairs after diesel theft

    2014-05-08T00:00:00Z

    Esso had to shut down a major pipeline distributing fuel from its Fawley refinery after thieves bored into it and stole a large volume of diesel. The Midline pipeline was shut down after a tapping device was found inserted into it on April 18 and it resumed operation a ...

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    Esso Midline pipeline reopens after diesel theft repairs

    2014-04-25T00:00:00Z

    Esso has resumed operation of its Midline pipeline following repairs and tests. The pipeline, which transports fuel from the Fawley Refinery in Hampshire to Birmingham Fuel Terminal, had to be closed last week after a tapping device was found inserted into it. The device was discovered near an ...

  • Diesel theft closes major Esso pipeline
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    Diesel theft closes major Esso pipeline

    2014-04-23T00:00:00Z

    Esso has reassured customers it does not expect any disruption to deliveries even though it has had to shut down the Midline pipeline that transports fuel from the Fawley Refinery in Hampshire to Birmingham Fuel Terminal. It was closed after a tapping device was found on the pipeline following ...

  • Analysis

    Merril Boulton: Esso opportunity

    2014-03-06T00:00:00Z

    So the final tranche of Esso’s company- owned network is now the focus of ambitious forecourt entrepreneurs as the official push to sell the southern block of 200 sites gets under way. Whether they’re new to the industry or established fuel retailers hoping to expand their networks, they will all ...

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    Esso sells 84 petrol stations

    2014-02-11T00:00:00Z

    A deal to sell 84 service stations to two of the Top 50 Indies has been agreed by Esso Petroleum Company and ROC UK (ExxonMobil). Euro Garages has picked up 48 company-owned service stations in the Midlands and eastern England, and 36 company-owned service stations in south-west England and ...

  • Esso sells 84 sites to Euro Garages and Rontec
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    Esso sells 84 sites to Euro Garages and Rontec

    2014-01-10T00:00:00Z

    A deal to sell 84 service stations to two of the Top 50 Indies has been agreed by Esso Petroleum Company and ROC UK (ExxonMobil). Euro Garages has picked up 48 company-owned service stations in the Midlands and eastern England, and 36 company-owned service stations in south-west England and ...

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    Robbers strike at Esso petrol station

    2013-10-23T00:00:00Z

    Staffordshire Police are appealing for witnesses following a cash-in-transit robbery at a petrol station in Stafford on Saturday 19 October. The incident happened at around 1.30pm on the forecourt of the Esso petrol station at Lammascote Road. Officers are keen to trace two men who arrived at the forecourt ...

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    Roll-out of Tesco Clubcard reaches 800 Esso sites

    2013-09-20T00:00:00Z

    The roll-out of the Tesco Clubcard loyalty scheme to the wider Esso network, which was exclusively revealed by Forecourttrader.co.uk, has now reached more than 800 service stations, according to the fuel company. Clubcard points have been available at the 200 alliance sites – featuring a Tesco Express and Esso ...

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    Tesco clubcard rolled out across Esso network

    2013-08-30T00:00:00Z

    Exxon Mobil is rolling out the Tesco Clubcard loyalty scheme to its wider network following its introduction on the sites run jointly with the supermarket group in February. A spokesman confirmed they would be available through company-owned sites and through dealers, although some dealers had opted not to offer ...

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    Esso introduces Clubcard points at joint Tesco sites

    2013-03-07T00:00:00Z

    Exxon Mobil has introduced Tesco Clubcard points on fuel at the Esso sites it runs jointly with the supermarket group, and is looking to roll out the loyalty scheme to its wider service station network, including dealer owned sites. There are 198 Esso-Tesco Alliance service stations in the UK, featuring ...

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    Esso offers Tesco Clubcard points at alliance sites

    2013-02-26T00:00:00Z

    Exxon Mobil has introduced Tesco Clubcard points on fuel at the Esso sites it runs jointly with the supermarket group, and is looking to roll out the loyalty scheme to its wider service station network, including dealer owned sites. There are 198 Esso-Tesco Alliance service stations in the UK, ...

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    Greenergy expands dealer offer to include Esso and Nisa brands

    2013-02-14T00:00:00Z

    Leading fuel supplier Greenergy has added the Esso and Nisa brands to its offer for independent dealers. The new development means the company’s offer combines fuel supply with a choice of oil major and convenience brands, as well as a range of support services. Greenergy reached an agreement with Esso ...

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    New retail boss at Esso as Karen Dickens focuses on fuel

    2013-02-08T00:00:00Z

    Simon Herbert has been appointed to lead Esso’s Retail business in the UK and Ireland, replacing Dr. Karen Dickens, who has moved into a new role as Global Fuels Programme executive, ExxonMobil Fuels Lubricants Marketing Company. A qualified accountant with a Masters degree in Astrophysics, Simon has worked ...

  • News

    Euro Garages adds 45 Esso sites

    2013-02-01T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages has confirmed the completion of its deal to acquire 45 Esso sites (Forecourt Trader, October). The sites in the North West, North East, Yorkshire and North Wales will increase the group’s estate to 120 outlets, with 75 BP sites and 45 Esso. Retail on the sites will ...

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    Chartman signs with Esso

    2012-10-26T00:00:00Z

    Top 50 Indie Chartman Group has signed a new five-year supply deal with Esso for three previously BP-branded sites. John Hartshorne, managing director, said: “Despite a 30 years-plus trading history with BP we were persuaded to change by an ultimately more determined and convincing approach from Esso. We are ...

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    New deals boost Esso retail branded sites by 20%

    2012-10-01T00:00:00Z

    Esso has secured fuel supply deals with the UK’s two largest dealer groups in a move that the company says will boost the total number of Esso-branded retail sites by around 20% to more than 1,100 service stations. At the same time the company has announced the first moves in ...

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    New deals boost Esso-branded retail network by 20%

    2012-09-24T00:00:00Z

    Esso has secured fuel supply deals with the UK’s two largest dealer groups in a move that the company says will boost the total number of Esso-branded retail sites by around 20% to more than 1,100 service stations. At the same time the company has announced the first moves ...

  • News

    Esso upgrades fuels for improved vehicle performance

    2012-09-13T00:00:00Z

    Esso has changed the formulation of its petrol and diesel fuels with an enhanced additive package that can help provide improved engine responsiveness and clean vital engine parts when compared to standard fuels. Motorists filling up with Esso energy petrol or diesel at the majority of Esso’s 900-branded service ...

  • Shop Doctor: Esso/On the Run Service Station, Chiswick Flyover, Chiswick, London
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    Shop Doctor: Esso/On the Run Service Station, Chiswick Flyover, Chiswick, London

    2012-07-03T00:00:00Z

    GENERAL APPEARANCE: Strategically positioned on the A315 Chiswick High Road, and right on top of a slip road entrance to the A4 Great West Road, is the Esso/On the Run site. High volumes of traffic must pass the site continuously. What a location but is the site capitalising on ...

  • Police arrest Esso armed robbers
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    Police arrest Esso armed robbers

    2011-12-19T00:00:00Z

    Police have arrested three men after CCTV images were released of an armed robbery that took place at an Esso garage in Portland, Dorset on December 12. The CCTV images show four men who allegedly threatened a male member of staff using a knife, an axe and a ...