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

Bentley driver steals fuel

Police in Lancashire are hunting for a Bentley driver who filled his tank at two petrol stations and failed to pay up.

Hounslow heads fuel thefts in capital

Hounslow has more thefts of fuel from vehicles than any other London borough, according to the Metropolitan Police.

Partnership deal benefits Murco members

Murco Petroleum has found a way to cut through much of the red tape involved in dealing with numerous local authorities over petroleum licence and other regulatory compliance matters involving its service stations.

New car sales up

New car sales have risen every month for the last year, according to figures released today by the RMI National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA).

RMI in card protection deal

The Retail Motor Industry Federation (RMI) and Phoenix Managed Networks have signed a deal to provide the RMI’s 7,000-plus membership with protection for their card payment systems.

Merril Boulton: Plug for Best Forecourt Loo 2013

As usual there are many things to talk about in this dynamic industry of ours, but first let me unabashedly plug our Best Forecourt Loo 2013 competition, which is running for the next few weeks.

Freedom and flexibility

Last month, leading fuel supplier Greenergy came good on its promise of a multi-format offer for independent dealers, with the announcement that it has added the Esso and Nisa brands to its portfolio. The Greenergy offer now combines fuel supply with a choice of oil major, convenience, independent and dealer own-brands, as well as a range of support services.

Morrisons Petrol Station Feb 2013GENERAL APPEARANCE: Just south of Bridport, on the B3157, is a Morrisons. But my stealth check target was the supermarket's petrol station and shop.

Servicing the sector

Oil Company initiative Shell

Shell's desire to improve customer experience sparked the re-introduction of forecourt attendants on nearly 300 company-owned sites last summer, a move that has hugely impressed motorists.

best soft drinks outlet - coca cola Enterprises Ltd

Strong winter promotions keep soft drinks selling all year round at Top 50 Indie The Brookfield Group's site in Morley, West Yorkshire, which won the award for Best Soft Drinks Outlet.

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Weekly retail fuel prices: 12 August 2019
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East132.7964.90140.57129.31
East Midlands132.3882.90140.96129.04
London132.00142.39129.64
North East131.01141.52128.85
North West131.7261.90139.66128.96
Northern Ireland129.24135.57126.71
Scotland132.0552.70140.43129.27
South East132.9759.90141.37129.82
South West132.33140.93128.95
Wales131.33136.85128.40
West Midlands132.06141.78129.37
Yorkshire & Humber131.4669.57142.64128.74

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