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    PRA’s Falkirk Business Bulletin postponed

    2021-09-27T15:53:00Z

    The PRA has decided to postpone its trip to Scotland this week for its next Business Breakout event, due to the current circumstances and heavy media interest.

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    PRA organises first face-to-face Business Breakout in 18 months

    2021-09-06T13:54:00Z

    The PRA has announced plans for its first face-to-face Business Breakout event in 18 months, on Thursday September 16 in Durham.

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    Top indie retailers reveal positive outlook despite uncertainty over alternative fuels

    2021-09-03T13:48:00Z

    The majority of the biggest independent forecourt operators describe the current trading environment as positive, despite being uncertain about the future of alternative fuels, according to the latest research by Lumina Intelligence, revealed at this week’s Top 50 Indies dinner.

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    Forecourt Show brought forward a year to April 2022 due to exceptional demand

    2021-07-07T14:47:00Z

    Due to exceptional demand, the postponed Forecourt Show has been brought forward by 12 months to run in April 2022.

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    Forecourt and convenience shows postponed

    2021-06-17T12:21:00Z

    The Forecourt Show, scheduled to open at the NEC on July 5, has been postponed until 2023 following the Government’s latest anouncement to extend the Covid-19 restrictions for a further four weeks until July 19.

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    TOP TIPS: How to be a winner at the Forecourt Trader Awards 2021

    2021-04-07T14:54:00Z

    Will it be you picking up the top prize at this year’s Forecourt Trader Awards? Read our top tips to help you achieve that great moment of glory.

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    AWARDS: The Forecourt Trader Awards 2021 starts here!

    2021-04-07T13:46:00Z

    The most prestigious and respected awards in the UK’s petrol retailing calendar are back for 2021. The Forecourt Trader team is ready to seek out the brightest and best in the industry - those pushing the boundaries of hard work and innovation as they embrace the immense challenges of running a successful business.

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    The Forecourt Show and sister events rescheduled to take place on July 5-7

    2021-01-13T14:50:00Z

    Following the announcement of the third lockdown and the rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine, the UK Food & Drink Shows comprising The Forecourt Show, National Convenience Show, Food & Drink Expo, Farm Shop & Deli Show, The Ingredients Show and Foodex have been postponed until 5-7 July 2021.

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    PRA announces date and agenda for its next online Business Bulletin event

    2020-10-30T09:08:00Z

    The PRA has announced details of the next event in its series of online Business Bulletins, which were introduced after the coronavirus pandemic forced it to cancel its autumn programme of Business Breakouts.

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    IFSF virtual conference offers free insights into improving technology use

    2020-10-23T14:14:00Z

    Forecourt operators and managers are being offered a free insight into how they can introduce innovative new services to their forecourts faster, and how they can integrate all their data to enhance their understanding of their customers.

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    Forecourt Show set to partner other WRBM events next spring

    2020-10-09T11:36:00Z

    Next spring The Forecourt Show will combine with Food & Drink Expo, Farm Shop & Deli Show, The Ingredients Show, Foodex and the National Convenience Show to provide the largest, most important event of its type in 2021.

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    PRA goes online as pandemic forces cancellation of Business Breakout events

    2020-09-18T11:11:00Z

    The PRA is introducing a series of online Business Bulletins after the coronavirus pandemic forced it to cancel its autumn programme of Business Breakouts.

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    Top 50 Indies Dinner 2021

    Wednesday 1st September 2021 at The Belfry Hotel & Resort

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    Edge Petrol to host virtual forum

    2020-05-18T00:00:00Z

    Fuel pricing software specialist Edge Petrol is hosting a virtual event taking place this week comprising of two webinars, specifically for independent retailers. Called EdgeForum the webinars aim to provide insight and relevant conversation about what the industry globally is going through right now; plus help attendees gain an ...

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    Expert panel at free tobacco webinar

    2020-04-23T00:00:00Z

    Meet the panellists who will be answering your questions at the free webinar on the future of the tobacco category, being hosted by Forecourt Trader and its sister brands Convenience Store and The Grocer on May 5. With the impending ban on menthol and capsule cigarettes, and with adult ...

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    Manufacturers support decision to reschedule Uniti Expo

    2020-03-30T00:00:00Z

    The Committee of the European Manufacturers of Petroleum Measuring and Distributing equipment (CECOD) has made an official statement in support of the postponement of UNITI Expo 2020, which has been rescheduled due to the coronavirus crisis. Originally the exhibition was due to take place in Stuttgart, Germany, between May ...

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    Showing you the way

    2020-03-10T00:00:00Z

    If you’re looking for products and services to help increase shopper satisfaction and boost your footfall then the National Convenience Show (NCS) is the place to visit. Taking place at the Birmingham NEC from Monday, March 30 to Wednesday April 1, it will be chock-full of big-name companies and ...

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    Powering into future mobility

    2020-03-10T00:00:00Z

    Fuel cell electric vehicles will be the mainstay of vehicles going forward, according to Jon Hunt, manager of alternative fuels at Toyota. During an enthralling presentation at Forecourt Trader’s inaugural Summit at The Belfry Hotel in Sutton Coldfield last month, he told delegates that Toyota believes "pure electrification is not ...

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    Making a power point

    2019-08-06T00:00:00Z

    Top 50 Indie Patrick Sewell, managing director of Yorkshire-based Sewell on the go, echoed the feelings of many retailers when he expressed confusion about implementing a future fuels plan at last month’s ACS Forecourt Conference in Leicester. "It’s very challenging," said Patrick, who is also the main board chair ...

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    Exhibiting great success

    2019-05-06T00:00:00Z

    Visitors and exhibitors alike were full of praise for this year’s Forecourt Show, which took place last month at the Birmingham NEC. The Show, which is the UK’s biggest trade-only event dedicated to the forecourt and fuel market, attracted a huge range of visitors who are serious about fuel ...