All Jet articles – Page 4

  • Jet Waltham Cross re-opens following £1m KDRB
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    Jet Waltham Cross re-opens following £1m KDRB

    2017-12-01T00:00:00Z

    Jet Waltham Cross has reopened following a large-scale knock down and rebuild project. Owner Mr Arulselvam (Arul) has invested close to £1 million in the site, with only the canopy and the pumps remaining from the original forecourt. The site now boasts a 2,000 sq feet Nisa Local convenience store ...

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    Retailer snaps up second Jet site - on tourist route

    2017-11-13T00:00:00Z

    Ayrshire-based Jet forecourt owner Brian Connolly, who opened the first Jet and Spar dual-branded site, has bought a second service station, in the market town of Dalmellington, 10 miles from his first forecourt at Maybole. The new site is located on the Galloway tourist route, which runs from the A74(M) ...

  • Jet forecourt joins in Halloween spirit with Scarecrows
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    Jet forecourt joins in Halloween spirit with Scarecrows

    2017-11-03T00:00:00Z

    A team of 25 volunteers from across Hammonds Group got into the Halloween spirit when the Jet AW D Hammonds forecourt took part in the eighth annual Halesworth Scarecrow Festival. The team transformed an old 4x4 that was due to be scrapped into a spook-tacular Ford Model T pick-up ...

  • Jet/Spar dual branding pioneer buys second site
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    Jet/Spar dual branding pioneer buys second site

    2017-11-01T00:00:00Z

    Ayrshire-based Jet forecourt owner Brian Connolly, who opened the first Jet and Spar dual-branded site, has bought a second service station, in the market town of Dalmellington, 10 miles from his first forecourt at Maybole. The Dalmellington site is located on the Galloway Tourist route, which runs from the A74(M) ...

  • Jet launches Marketing in a Box initiative
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    Jet launches Marketing in a Box initiative

    2017-08-25T00:00:00Z

    Jet has launched its latest Marketing in a Box initiative, with Jet dealers able to choose from seven localised summer-themed promotions aimed at boosting forecourt footfall and customer loyalty across its network. There is no cost to dealers for participating in any of the promotions. Jet introduced Marketing ...

  • Jet forecourt gets in on the Scottish Rally action
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    Jet forecourt gets in on the Scottish Rally action

    2017-06-30T00:00:00Z

    JET’s Cot House Services in Dunoon was right at the heart of the action on Saturday (24th June) when it welcomed a number of rally drivers and their cars taking part in the ’Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally’, the fifth round of the ARR Craib MSA Scottish Rally Championship. As ...

  • Jet recruits five new sites to its network of retailers
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    Jet recruits five new sites to its network of retailers

    2017-06-09T00:00:00Z

    Jet has recruited five new sites to its network spanning north-west England, South Yorkshire, East Midlands and Lanark in Scotland’s Central Belt. Joining the network are: Jubilee Garage in Egremont, Cumbria; Woodham Service Station in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham; Lion Garage in Belper, Derbyshire; Herringthorpe Valley Service Station in Rotherham, ...

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    Istobal unveils new energy-efficient jet wash boiler

    2017-06-09T00:00:00Z

    Istobal unveiled a new water heating system at the Autopromotec Bolonia show last month. The Spanish company displayed an aerothermal heating boiler for use in jet washes. It claims this equipment can save up to 75% power compared with electric heaters and 60% compared with gas boilers. The sustainable and ...

  • Sentinel roll-out boosts Jet’s quality fuels offering
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    Sentinel roll-out boosts Jet’s quality fuels offering

    2017-04-28T00:00:00Z

    The premium fuels market is growing across the UK and certainly for the Jet brand, according to Graham Clout, retail sales manager at Phillips 66, speaking at this week’s Forecourt Show. “Sentinel diesel is now available across the entire UK,” he said. “It is becoming more and more important ...

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    Sentinel stands firm for Jet

    2017-04-10T00:00:00Z

    Visitors to the show are invited to Stand T130 to find out about Jet’s latest developments, dealer package and network investment plans. Premium fuels will be a key focus for Jet at this year’s show, with its retail team sharing the success of Sentinel Diesel, the company’s most technologically advanced, ...

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    Enhanced JetMax range suits up to 75% of cars

    2017-04-10T00:00:00Z

    Jet has just launched its new enhanced JetMax range of engine oils. Stuart Cufflin, transport and retail contracts manager at the company, explains the rationale behind the enhance-ments: "We first introduced JetMax in 2009 and the products have always been popular across our dealer network, but we wanted to further ...

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    Jet hails new approach to promotion as a success

    2017-04-07T00:00:00Z

    Jet has hailed its recent advertising campaign as a resounding success. The fuel brand opted to take a different approach to promoting its latest “Skint?” nationwide prize draw, using a combination of bus, Facebook and online advertising, as well as Waze, a traffic and navigation app. Throughout January and ...

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    School kids have fun as Jet dealer marks Road Safety Week

    2016-11-30T00:00:00Z

    Jet dealer AW D Hammond in Halesworth welcomed pupils from its local primary school onto its forecourt to mark Road Safety Week (November 21-25), a national initiative run by the road safety charity, Brake. More than 80 pupils aged from five to seven, who attend the Edgar Sewter primary school ...

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    Jet’s summer promotion works a treat

    2016-09-23T00:00:00Z

    Fuel brand Jet is celebrating the success of its ‘Treat Yourself’ summer promotion, which saw its customers given the chance to win Amazon.co.uk gift cards every time they spent a minimum of £10 on fuel. More than £21,000 worth of prizes were given away during the promotion. All Jet ...

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    Jet raises funds for children’s cancer charity

    2016-09-16T00:00:00Z

    Jet has joined forces with the Children with Cancer UK charity to support its work to determine the causes, find cures and provide care for children with cancer. Jet’s support of the charity coincides with Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in September, a nationwide initiative which sees many charities and ...

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    Jet adds seven new dealer sites

    2016-09-08T00:00:00Z

    Jet has added seven new sites to its network over the past few months. Since joining, five sites have already been reimaged with Jet’s brand on canopies, stanchions and pumps, and the other two sites will be reimaged by the end of this month. In Essex, Jet welcomed Cressing ...

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    Snacks on the go from Jet

    2016-08-25T00:00:00Z

    Jet and eXpresso Plus have teamed up to launch ’Snack on the Go’, an exclusive coffee and food-to-go concept for Jet dealers. eXpresso Plus is a provider of coffee vending machines and espresso machines, offering flexible coffee-to-go, tea-to-go and food-to-go solutions for businesses across the UK. The company works in ...

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    Seven additional sites expand Jet network

    2016-08-12T00:00:00Z

    Jet has added seven new sites to its network over the past few months. Since joining, five sites have already been reimaged with Jet’s brand on canopies, stanchions and pumps, and the other two sites will be reimaged by the end of this month. At the point of joining the ...

  • Jet unveils coffee and food-to-go concept
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    Jet unveils coffee and food-to-go concept

    2016-07-27T00:00:00Z

    Jet and eXpresso Plus have teamed up to launch ‘Snack on the Go’, an exclusive coffee and food-to-go concept to drive forecourt footfall across Jet’s network. eXpresso Plus is a leading provider of coffee vending machines and espresso machines, offering flexible coffee-to-go, tea-to-go and food-to-go solutions for businesses across ...

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    Jet closing price gap with superstores

    2016-06-22T00:00:00Z

    Supermarkets are on average charging 3.3ppl less for petrol and 3.6plp less for diesel than their rivals, according to the latest AA Fuel Price Report. It says only Jet has closed the price gap on the big four superstores, trailing them by around 1.8ppl on petrol by charging below ...