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October

Media on Horizon

Gilbarco Veeder-Root has integrated its Applause Europe multi-media onto the Horizon H-frame dispenser, making the screens available on all multi-product dispensers.

Cash is king for S&B

Scheidt & Bachmann has added the option of an integrated bank note accepter to its Clou multi-media pay-at-pump dispenser.

Entry-level dispenser

Tokheim has launched the Quantium 510E entry-level multi-product dispenser into the UK market. The pump is said to provide an effortless fuelling experience for motorists, and has a hose retraction solution with up to 3.2m hose reach for quick and convenient filling.

Istobal adds M'Start

Istobal has launched an entry-level rollover car wash called M'Start, designed for wash facilities with a capacity of 800 to 1,200 vehicles a month.

Equipment column: Kevin Eastwood

More than 1,100 retailers have joined the BOSS Payment Watch debt recovery scheme, and thanks to joint working between retailers, BOSS, our police partners and the Crown Prosecution Service, significant numbers of criminals are now facing justice.

WashTec combines brush and touchless washing

WashTec's Softcare2 Pro Touchless car wash is being made available as a pure high-pressure system or a combined system with the gentle SofTecs washing material, giving car wash customers the choice between touching, touchless or a combination of the two options.

Wheel rim wash and five-brush rollover

Karcher has launched a number of innovations including a five-brush rollover car wash and an alkaline wheel rim cleaner.

shop talk

Earlier in the year, I read that Red Bull was going to be launched in three new flavours. As it's such an important product for forecourt stores, I've been keeping an eye on the story. Indeed, recently I contacted Red Bull to find out what was happening but was told 'there is no news on flavours yet'.

Five-minute perfection

A new 'Bake Perfect Bag' allows consumers to cook Birds Eye's Bake to Perfection products in less than five minutes in the microwave or oven bake as before, if preferred.

Roaring in

New from Burton's Biscuit Company is Cadbury Mini Animals dinosaurs. The biscuits come in a six-bag multipack with a rrp of £1.69. Support comes from sampling and pos.

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Weekly retail fuel prices: 19 August 2019
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East132.5364.57140.16129.06
East Midlands132.1066.40141.37129.07
London131.85141.85129.52
North East130.85144.25128.58
North West131.60139.66128.82
Northern Ireland129.13134.50126.35
Scotland131.8363.30140.01129.04
South East132.8662.50141.62129.81
South West132.24138.89129.06
Wales131.09138.10128.06
West Midlands131.8660.90141.24128.98
Yorkshire & Humber131.40140.49128.65

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