All Jet articles – Page 5

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    Jet service station lays on egg vending machine

    2016-06-03T00:00:00Z

    Click and collect services are on the increase across UK forecourts, but Jet’s Border Cars forecourt in Dumfries has gone the ‘eggstra’ mile by introducing a collection service with a difference: an egg vending machine. Border Cars believes it is the first forecourt in Scotland to introduce this ‘cluck and ...

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    Blakemore assigns two sites for Jet/Spar brand

    2016-06-01T00:00:00Z

    Two more forecourts have been signed up for the dual-branded Jet/Spar package. Jet has signed long-term supply contracts with two sites owned by Blakemore Retail, which runs 295 Spar stores across England and Wales, and owns 15 forecourts. The two sites which have joined the Jet network are Blakemore Buckley ...

  • Two more forecourts dual-branded Spar and Jet
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    Two more forecourts dual-branded Spar and Jet

    2016-05-18T00:00:00Z

    Two more forecourts have been signed up for the dual-branded Jet/Spar package. Jet has signed long-term supply contracts with two sites owned by Blakemore Retail, which runs 295 Spar stores across England and Wales, and owns 15 forecourts. The two sites that have joined the Jet network are ...

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    Jet extends Silverstone Classic sponsorship

    2016-05-11T00:00:00Z

    Jet is gearing up for its third year as the Official Fuel Partner of Silverstone Classic. This year’s event is set to take place from July 29-31. Following the success of its original three-year sponsorship deal, Jet has announced that it will extend its role as the Official Fuel ...

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    Jet wins Co-op supply deal

    2015-12-09T00:00:00Z

    Jet has been chosen as the fuel supplier for a new Co-operative forecourt and food store that opened on 3 December in Earlston in the Scottish Borders. The 3,700sq ft convenience store and 16 nozzle Jet filling station replaces the Co-operative food’s former outlet in the town. The site, which ...

  • Seven sites join Jet network
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    Seven sites join Jet network

    2015-10-07T00:00:00Z

    Seven new sites have joined the Jet network during the past couple of months adding a combined volume of more than 13mlpa. In Scotland, Jet has welcomed Restalrig Road in Edinburgh and Inverinate Service Station in the Kyle of Lochalsh, with Inverinate now Jet’s most westerly site in the UK. ...

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    Signage specialist Astley gets another five years with Jet

    2015-09-28T00:00:00Z

    Jet has confirmed another five-year agreement with signage specialist Astley, taking their working partnership to a 15-year affiliation. Astley was appointed an approved Jet signage contractor in 2005. The confirmation of another five-year agreement will see Astley design, manufacture and install the signage for site-specific brand refresh projects as well ...

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    First site opens after Jet’s deal with Spar

    2015-09-16T00:00:00Z

    The UK’s first Jet and Spar dual-branded site has opened following the April launch of a new convenience partnership between fuel brand and the symbol group. Jet Maybole in South Ayrshire is the first in a number of Jet sites that have chosen to take up the dual-branding offer. ...

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    Equipment news: Jet signs up to another five years with Astley

    2015-09-07T00:00:00Z

    Jet has confirmed another five-year agreement with signage-specialist Astley, taking their working partnership to a 15 year affiliation. Astley was appointed an approved Jet signage contractor in 2005 and has since worked on each of Jet’s 330 sites. The confirmation of another five year agreement will see Astley design, manufacture ...

  • First Jet and Spar dual-branded site opens
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    First Jet and Spar dual-branded site opens

    2015-08-26T00:00:00Z

    The UK’s first Jet and Spar dual-branded site has opened following the April launch of a new convenience partnership between the fuel brand and the symbol group. Jet Maybole in South Ayrshire is the first in a number of Jet sites that have chosen to take up the dual ...

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    Jet’s new LED outdoor lights save retailer money

    2015-08-06T00:00:00Z

    A Jet dealer has reduced energy consumption on his forecourt by 60% after replacing all the conventional outdoor lighting with low-energy LED bulbs. Subi Vadher has run Mayfield Service in Goodmayes, Essex, for over 27 years and joined the Jet network around 22 years ago. Mayfield was the first Jet ...

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    Jet dealer rolls out LEDs across estate

    2015-08-05T00:00:00Z

    A Jet dealer has made savings in energy costs and maintenance after installing LED lighting at one of his sites and is rolling it out to his other forecourts. Nick Baker owns four sites: Abbeyside Service Station at Selby, North Yorkshire; Newton Park Service Station in Darlington; Balby Service Station ...

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    Jet celebrates Silverstone involvement

    2015-07-31T00:00:00Z

    Jet is celebrating its second year as the Official Fuel Partner of Silverstone Classic, which took place from 24 to 26 July 2015. This year marked the 25th anniversary of the world-famous motoring festival and Jet’s involvement was greater than in 2014. Despite the unwelcome British weather, the event ...

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    Coin-operated launderette proves popular on Jet site

    2015-07-24T00:00:00Z

    A launderette introduced at a Jet site at Rochford, Essex, has proved popular with existing customers and is attracting new ones, according to the owner of the site, Kumarsamy Sivabalan (known as Siva). Starthill Service Station is located on Ashingdon Road at the heart of residential Rochford and, following a ...

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    Jet adds 12 more sites to network

    2015-07-24T00:00:00Z

    Jet has announced that a further 12 sites have joined its network. The latest wins are Ormlie Filling Station in Thurso, Brierley Service Station in Gloucestershire, an MRH site in Grimsby and nine sites in the North East owned by KSC Worldwide. Chirayu Patel, finance director at KSC, commented: ...

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    Jet dealer cuts energy use by 60%

    2015-07-10T00:00:00Z

    A Jet dealer has reduced energy consumption on his forecourt by 60% after replacing all the conventional outdoor lighting with low-energy LED bulbs. Subi Vadher has run Mayfield Service in Goodmayes, Essex, for over 27 years and joined the Jet network around 22 years ago. The site is open ...

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    Jet site washes up with launderette

    2015-06-26T00:00:00Z

    A laundrette introduced at a Jet site at Rochford, Essex, has proved popular with existing customers and is attracting new ones, according to the owner of the site, Kumarsamy Sivabalan (known as Siva). Starthill Service Station is located on Ashingdon Road at the heart of residential Rochford, and following ...

  • Jet recruits 12 sites to network
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    Jet recruits 12 sites to network

    2015-06-19T00:00:00Z

    Jet has announced that a further 12 sites have joined its network. The latest wins are Ormlie Filling Station in Thurso, Brierley Service Station in Gloucestershire, an MRH site in Grimsby and nine sites in the north east owned by KSC Worldwide. Jet has secured a multi-million litre volume ...

  • Jet recruits 12 sites to network
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    Jet recruits 12 sites to network

    2015-06-19T00:00:00Z

    Jet has announced that a further 12 sites have joined its network. The latest wins are Ormlie Filling Station in Thurso, Brierley Service Station in Gloucestershire, an MRH site in Grimsby and nine sites in the north east owned by KSC Worldwide. Jet has secured a multi-million litre volume deal ...

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    Jet working with Amazon over lockers

    2015-06-11T00:00:00Z

    Jet is working with online retailer Amazon to make its outdoor parcel lockers available to Jet dealers across the brand’s 350-plus site network. As part of Jet’s dealer package, dealers will be able to sign up to have Amazon Lockers installed at a convenient location on their site (subject to ...