Forecourt Trader - 30 years at the heart of the fuel retailing community

Deans Garage, London Road, Marlborough, Wilts

GENERAL APPEARANCE: Deans Garage is situated on London Road on the edge of Marlborough and is, at present, the only garage in the town. It's on an excellent site with a large frontage and has a well-positioned pole, distinctively branded 'Deans'.

Paper trail


Dealing with workers who are off long-term sick plus a new fuel update


Steady as she goes

Having seen many of the major suppliers, backed by their parent companies, put retail assets and, in some cases, refineries up for sale, dealers across the country are rightly questioning whether any oil company is serious about the UK market, according to Keith Jewers, director of Gulf Retail.

Valli victorious

Valli Forecourts' strategy is straightforward: take an old, traditional forecourt and knock it down to build a modern site with a strong convenience offering, lots of parking, a good valeting offer and a free ATM to give customers good value for money in these cash-strapped times.

Cream of the crop


Special delivery


Slow burn

Keeping up with tobacco regulations is a full-time job. In England the plans for a display ban are meant to come into force on October 1 for large stores and on October 1, 2013 for smaller ones. However the change in government last year means we don't really know what's going on. The consultation on draft regulations has been completed and we understand the final regulations will be laid before parliament shortly.

On show

Whether you want to catch up with existing suppliers or meet new ones, IFFE 2011 is the place for you. It's packed full of exhibitors so you can meet with them face to face to find out what they can do for your business. You can find out what these exhibitors have to offer on pages 45-46.

Wincor Nixdorf drives eco efforts with green IT

Retail and bank technology provider Wincor Nixdorf has unveiled a range of 'green' IT solutions to help forecourt retailers become more energy efficient and environmentally friendly.

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Weekly retail fuel prices: 30 March 2020
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East Midlands119.01131.46114.46
North East116.33131.57110.86
North West117.71131.66113.21
Northern Ireland113.94120.90108.13
South East120.0368.90132.46116.19
South West118.30130.34113.27
West Midlands118.8857.90135.85114.78
Yorkshire & Humber117.69131.84113.09

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