All Euro Garages articles – Page 7

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    Euro Garages’ Chester move

    2016-10-10T00:00:00Z

    Planning approval has been given to Euro Garages for the development of a new filling station and convenience store on green belt land, on Wrexham Road to the north of Chester and in close proximity to Chester Business Park. The permission for the development follows the refusal of two previous ...

  • Euro Garages merges to form giant group
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    Euro Garages merges to form giant group

    2016-10-05T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages has merged with the Continental operator EFR to form a group with 1,450 locations and annual turnover of about €6bn. Euro Garages and EFR will continue to operate under their own names with their current CEOs and senior leadership teams, and a new holding company named Intervias ...

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    Euro Garages gains green belt planning permission

    2016-09-09T00:00:00Z

    Planning approval has been given to Euro Garages for the development of a new petrol filling station and convenience store on green belt land, on Wrexham Road to the north of Chester and in close proximity to Chester Business Park. Cheshire West and Chester Council granted permission for the ...

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    Euro Garages strengthens management team

    2016-07-27T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages has made a key appointment to its management team to further its ambitions of growth in Europe. Imraan Patel has become first group general counsel and company secretary, effective immediately. He has joined the executive board and has ultimate responsibility for all legal, regulatory and compliance matters ...

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    Top award for Euro Garages bosses as expansion plans are revealed

    2016-07-17T00:00:00Z

    Bosses of Top 50 Indie Euro Garages have outlined their plans for the future as its joint CEOs received an international award for their leadership in convenience retailing. Commercial director Ilyas Munshi said Euro Garages had access to 1,100 forecourt sites across France and Benelux, and was poised to ...

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    Euro Garages recruits international experience

    2016-07-13T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages has made a key appointment as the company gears up for international expansion, with Michael Hughes becoming group chief financial officer. Hughes has joined from Ausurus, parent company of European Metal Recycling, and played a key role in Ausurus’s international expansion, embedding over 50 acquisitions and raising more ...

  • Euro Garages outlines expansion plans
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    Euro Garages outlines expansion plans

    2016-06-10T00:00:00Z

    Bosses of Top 50 Indie Euro Garages have outlined their plans for the future as its joint CEOs received an international award for their leadership in convenience retailing. Commercial director Ilyas Munshi said Euro Garages had access to 1,100 forecourt sites across France and Benelux, and was poised to expand ...

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    Euro Garages rolls out new barcode scanners

    2016-05-04T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages has rolled out 280 Datalogic Heron bar code scanners across the Esso sites it has acquired since 2012. Following the acquisitions Euro Garages needed a bar code scanning solution at the point-of-sale that would integrate seamlessly with its Verifone chip and pin system. "We looked at a number ...

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    Euro Garages rolls out new scanners to Esso stores

    2016-04-29T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages has rolled out 280 Datalogic Heron bar code scanners across the Esso sites it has acquired since 2012. Following the acquisitions Euro Garages needed a bar code scanning solution at the point-of-sale that would integrate seamlessly with its Verifone chip and pin system. “We looked at a ...

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    Euro Garages founders crowned leaders of the year

    2016-04-13T00:00:00Z

    Zuber and Mohsin Issa, CEOs of Top 50 Indie Euro Garages, have won a prestigious award presented by NACS (National Association of Convenience Stores) in the US. They have been have jointly named the 2016 NACS Insight European Convenience Industry Leader of the Year, and the award will be ...

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    Euro Garages commits to Wilcomatic

    2016-04-07T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages has awarded vehicle wash specialist Wilcomatic a further three-year contract for maintenance and the supply and topping up of wash chemicals. The contract, finalised at the Top 50 Indies dinner at the Hilton in Syon Park, includes all 34 former Esso service stations that were purchased by Euro ...

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    Euro Garages signs three-year deal with Wilcomatic

    2016-03-11T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages has awarded vehicle wash specialist Wilcomatic a further three-year contract for maintenance and the supply and topping up of wash chemicals. The contract, finalised at the Top 50 Indies dinner at the Hilton in Syon Park, includes all 34 former Esso service stations that were purchased by Euro ...

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    Euro Garages doubles profits

    2016-02-01T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages turnover was up 26% to £816m for the year to July 31, according to accounts just filed at Companies House, and pre-tax profit more than doubled to £34.8m compared with £15.3m the previous year. Early in the year covered by the accounts, Euro Garages completed the acquisition ...

  • Euro Garages turnover up 26% to £816m
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    Euro Garages turnover up 26% to £816m

    2016-01-20T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages turnover was up 26% to £816m for the year to July 31, according to accounts just filed at Companies House, and pre-tax profit more than doubled to £34.8m compared with £15.3m the previous year. Early in the year covered by the accounts, Euro Garages completed the acquisition ...

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    Landmark Greggs store at Euro Garages site

    2015-12-18T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages’ site at Shinfield, Reading, has become the home of the 100th franchised Greggs shop. Ilyas Munshi, commercial director for Euro Garages, said: “We are proud of our strategic partnership with Greggs. The brand has proved to be popular with our forecourt customers and people with busy lifestyles ...

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    Euro Garages aiming for 175 Subway stores

    2015-11-11T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages has set a new target of having 175 Subway stores across its estate by the end of 2016. It announced the new target as it opened the 100th Subway on a Euro Garages site at Holtspur Service Station in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire. The store marks the completion of ...

  • New investor offers European growth for Euro Garages
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    New investor offers European growth for Euro Garages

    2015-10-21T00:00:00Z

    Top 50 Indie Euro Garages looks set to become a leading player in Europe after a private equity firm agreed to invest in the company. TDR Capital, which already owns European Forecourt Retail Group (EFR-Group), has agreed to take a minority stake in Euro Garages which values the overall ...

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    Euro Garages secures new finance deal

    2015-08-06T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages has agreed a new finance package with a syndicate of banks to support its deals to acquire 172 sites from Esso and Shell, which were announced in March and April Mohsin Issa, managing director of Euro Garages, said: "Our new financial arrangement marks a milestone moment for ...

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    Euro Garages extends deal with Fairbanks

    2015-08-05T00:00:00Z

    Top 50 Indie Euro Garages has extended its relationship with Fairbanks, the fuel management specialist, by signing a five-year contract for the real-time monitoring of its forecourt network. The service that Fairbanks provides includes the transfer of ‘business critical’ data to third party service providers to assist Euro Garages in ...

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    Banks agree finance for Euro Garages acquisitions

    2015-07-22T00:00:00Z

    Euro Garages has agreed a new finance package with a syndicate of banks to support its deals to acquire 172 sites from Esso and Shell, which were announced in March and April. The funding comprises senior debt facilities and is provided by a syndicate led by Lloyds Bank Commercial ...