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Forecourt equipment manufacturer OPW has launched its new website

Forecourt equipment manufacturer OPW has launched its new website opwglobal.com.

EG Group chooses HTEC

HTEC has started a roll-out with EG Group to provide Gempay 3 payment terminals and payment processing services to its 370 UK forecourts.

Chicago Town's Pizza offer - buy a cabinet, get free pizza to cover the cost

Frozen pizza brand Chicago Town is aiming to help convenience retailers get a big slice of the grab-and-go market with a new takeaway pizza concept.

More than 12,000 stores now have PayPoint One

PayPoint has revealed that more than 12,000 stores have now converted to its PayPoint One platform.

Nayax and Beacon Mobile's new partnership

Nayax and Beacon Mobile have announced a new strategic partnership to provide an integrated sales and marketing solution to the car wash industry.

BP gives thumbs up to Henderson Technology

BP has approved Henderson Technology's EDGEPoS for its dealers in the UK and globally, and is encouraging its retailers to upgrade their legacy software to the EDGEPoS software solution.

New SIX500 packaging claims to unlock the full potential of accelerater ovens

A new type of packaging called SIX500 has been launched in the UK, which the distributor says will enable forecourt operators using an accelerated oven to offer a much wider range of food to go.

Enhancing the wash

PDQ Manufacturing, which makes in-bay automatic vehicle wash systems, has launched its new BayGlow Wash Bay Illumination System. The BayGlow system has been designed to be an eye-catching addition to any vehicle wash, as well as a possible replacement for traditional bay lighting, with the ultimate goal of increasing the entertainment value of the wash experience, along with wash revenue.

Collect+ Scores can makes processing parcels easier

PayPoint has announced the arrival of Collect+ StoreScan, an app which enables retailers to process parcels directly from their mobile device. Available on iOS and Android, it means retailers no longer have to process parcels via their PayPoint terminal.

GripHero launches pink plastic recycling bins

GripHero has launched a new range of bright pink plastic recycling bins to help dispose of its anti-static, fully recyclable hand protection, as well as other plastic.

Frugalpac's Frugal Cup

Forecourts encouraged to use recyclable coffee cups

Forecourts are being encouraged to offer hot beverages in environmentally friendly recyclable cups.

Photo-me launderette

Photo-Me makes a splash with launderette campaign

Photo-Me UK is running a “Making A Splash” campaign to promote its Revolution Compact Outdoor Launderette.

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BP approves Henderson Technology’s EDGEPoS solution

BP has approved Henderson Technology’s EDGEPoS for its dealers in the UK and globally, and is encouraging its retailers to upgrade their legacy software to the EDGEPoS software solution.

Partnership aims to bring new technology to car wash sector

Nayax and Beacon Mobile have announced a new strategic partnership that to provide an integrated sales and marketing solution to the car wash industry.

Chicago Town cabinet

Chicago Town launches takeaway pizza concept

Frozen pizza brand Chicago Town is aiming to help convenience retailers get a big slice of the grab and go market with a hot and fresh takeaway pizza concept.

Henderson EDGEPoS with Zapper

Henderson Technology integrates Zapper into EDGEPoS.

Henderson Technology has announced the integration of Zapper into EDGEPoS.

Euro Garages logo

HTEC rolls out Gempay 3 to 370 Euro Garages forecourts

HTEC has started a roll-out with Euro Garages to provide Gempay 3 payment terminals and payment processing services to its 370 petrol forecourts in the UK.

Easing cash handling

APG Cash Drawer has formed a new partnership with MSP Systems, which sees MSP offering APG's SMARTtill cash management solution as part of its integrated epos. The partnership aims to provide small retailers with the latest pos technologies to enhance cash-handling efficiency in the convenience sector.

TLM Technologies launches evoPricePlus as part of its Evolution suite of products

TLM Technologies has added to its Evolution suite of solutions with new fuel pricing software with artificial intelligence (AI) called evoPricePlus.

EasyCoffee partners with Yoyo for new payment app

EasyCoffee has forged an alliance with London-based Yoyo, the mobile payment and loyalty marketing platform, to provide a new app-based payment and loyalty solution. Yoyo will build and roll out an easyCoffee payment and loyalty app experience, which will provide customers with: secure, straight-through mobile payment; automated easyCoffee loyalty accumulation; instant rewards redemption and voucher sharing; and digital receipt collection.

Suresite launches interactive training with Bolt Learning

Suresite has launched two new interactive online training courses, in partnership with training provider, Bolt Learning.

Harvest Energy adds EdgePetrol to HKS sites

Harvest Energy has added EdgePetrol to its recent acquisition of the HKS portfolio, boosting the number of Harvest sites using the tool from 23 to 86. Since going live with EdgePetrol in July, Harvest Energy has made good use of key Edge features such as the live margin tool, stock level alerts and access to competitor pricing to make key decisions to enhance their business.

Environment Agency adopts new decision-making tool as a best practice guide

A decision-making tool for forecourt companies wanting to develop or refurbish sites has been adopted by the Environment Agency (EA) as a best practice guide.

Debt recovery partner

The news that police forces are questioning whether they should have to respond to fuel thefts (see page 10), coincides with Forecourt Eye announcing a partnership with a UK debt recovery specialist. The service is available to all petrol forecourt retailers from £15 per month.

HTEC partners with P97 Networks for mobile commerce

HTEC has announced a partnership with American firm P97 Networks, which provides cloud-based mobile commerce, in-vehicle payments and digital marketing solutions.

Cardtronics ramps up security measures to protect ATMs and the cash inside

The world's largest independent ATM operator, Cardtronics, has announced it is ramping up measures to counter the increasing number of attacks on its machines.

GripHero starts the roll out of hand protectors

GripHero, the developer of a hand-protection dispenser that enables drivers to avoid contact with contaminants on fuel handles, has started distribution across the UK.

PayPoint introduces new Collect+ mobile app for retailers

PayPoint has announced the arrival of Collect+ StoreScan, an app designed to enable retailers to process parcels quickly and easily, directly from their mobile device. Available on iOS and Android, Collect+ StoreScan means retailers no longer have to process parcel transactions solely via their PayPoint terminal.

GripHero's pink plastic bin

GripHero releases bin for plastic to complement hand protection

GripHero has complemented its new fuel-nozzle mounted hand-protection dispenser with the release of a new range of bright pink plastic recycling bins to help complete the recycling circle.

TLM Technologies unveils pricing solution with artificial intelligence

TLM Technologies has added to its evolution suite of solutions for forecourt and convenience store owners, with new fuel pricing software with artificial intelligence (AI) called evoPricePlus.

EasyCoffee and Yoyo Wallet join forces to deliver customer loyalty

EasyCoffee, the coffee chain launched by CEO and entertainment entrepreneur Nathan Lowry and easyJet tycoon Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, has forged an alliance with London-based Yoyo, the mobile payment and loyalty marketing platform, to provide a new app-based payment and loyalty solution for its customers.

Harvest Energy adds Edge Petrol to newly-acquired HKS sites

Harvest Energy has added EdgePetrol to its recent acquisition of the HKS portfolio, boosting the number of Harvest sites using EdgePetrol from 23 to 86.

man serving at till

APG Cash Drawer teams up with c-store EPOS provider

Newhaven-based APG Cash Drawer, a global manufacturer of cash management solutions, has formed a new partnership with MSP Systems, a leading EPOS technology provider for the convenience sector in the UK.

man fueling car

Forecourt Eye introduces debt recovery service

The news that police forces are questioning whether they should have to respond to fuel thefts, coincides with Forecourt Eye announcing a partnership with a UK debt recovery specialist.

Suresire training on a laptop screen

Suresite partners Bolt Learning to launch training courses

Forecourt expert Suresite has launched two new interactive online training courses, in partnership with training provider, Bolt Learning.

Fresh Food Centre opts for Orbis solution

Fuel and convenience retailer The Fresh Food Centre Group in County Down, Northern Ireland, has invested in Orbis Tech’s point-of-sale, web-based back-office head-office software solution to gain better control over its outlets.

ATM keyboard

ATM supplier steps up security measures

The world’s largest independent ATM operator, Cardtronics, has announced it is ramping up measures at its machines in the UK to counter the increasing number of attacks on its machines.

EPS feasibility matrix adopted by Environment Agency

A decision-making tool for forecourt companies wanting to develop or refurbish sites has been adopted by the Environment Agency (EA) as a best practice guide.

PayPoint terminal

PayPoint enlists retailers for recruitment drive

PayPoint has launched a ‘refer a retailer’ promotion to reward its existing retail partners and encourage more retailers to sign up to PayPoint One throughout November.

Suresite bolsters forecourt health and safety team

Suresite has strengthened its forecourt health and safety team with the appointment of two new assessors.

Certas Energy's West End Service Station, Church Street, Brecon, Powys
Certas Energy's West End Service Station, Church Street, Brecon, Powys
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Certas Energy installs Orbis Tech EPOS at newly acquired sites

Certas Energy has chosen Orbis Tech’s EPOS solution for the six Gulf-branded forecourts recently purchased from David Taylor in South Wales.

HTEC forms mobile payment partnership with P97 Networks

HTEC, the Southampton-based EPOS, payment and loyalty solutions company, has announced a partnership with American firm P97 Networks, which provides cloud-based mobile commerce, in-vehicle payments and digital marketing solutions.

Pic cap: From left: Peter Huda, head of projects; Bob Laidlaw, COO UK & Ireland; and UK & Ireland country manager Jon McCarthy
From left: Peter Huda, head of projects; Bob Laidlaw; and UK & Ireland country manager Jon McCarthy
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Bob Laidlaw appointed chief operating officer for Orbis UK

Orbis Tech has appointed Bob Laidlaw as chief operating officer for the UK region.

GripHero on the pumps

GripHero begins rolling out fuel-nozzle hand protection

GripHero, the developer of a new hand-protection dispenser that enables drivers to avoid contact with contaminants on fuel handles, has started the distribution across the UK.

McColl's signs new three-year contract with Suresite for wet-stock management

Suresite has extended its wet-stock management relationship with McColl's Retail Group, which operates seven forecourts among its total estate of around 1,600 stores.

Ozzie firm's Irish deal

Australia-based analytics and field technologies company Leighton O'Brien has expanded its global fuel cleaning operations into Ireland following an agreement with retail petroleum solutions provider, TSG Ireland.

CBE Software named NCR Partner of the Year

CBE Software has been awarded EMEA Retail Partner of the Year from NCR, the manufacturer of self-service checkouts.

New bollard sleeve protects against vehicle scrapes

Addgards has developed a bollard sleeve to slide over existing steel bollards to protect against weathering and erosion. The sleeves are made from durable polyethylene that won't fade, scrape or chip like powder-coated paint.

Wilson wins EG contract for canopy cleaning

Wilson Contract Services has recently been awarded a contract by Euro Garages for canopy and fascia cleaning on each of its 366 sites. The programme is based on each site having one visit per year, and to minimise disruption the work is being carried out during night-time hours.

Irish site first forecourt to install EDGEPoS self checkout in-store

Independently owned forecourt convenience operation,Spar Loughbrickland, County Down, has become the first service station to install the EDGEPoS self-checkout in store.

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Weekly retail fuel prices: 11 February 2019
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East129.19130.05120.11
East Midlands128.65131.85119.33
London129.24131.37119.84
North East127.7068.90130.13117.97
North West128.32130.18118.59
Northern Ireland127.09126.23118.23
Scotland128.8953.70129.16118.91
South East129.5158.90131.97120.32
South West129.0567.90129.30119.93
Wales128.13126.45118.37
West Midlands128.4366.90133.17119.18
Yorkshire & Humber128.09132.66118.58

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