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Top indie retailers reveal positive outlook despite uncertainty over alternative fuels


The majority of the biggest independent forecourt operators describe the current trading environment as positive, despite being uncertain about the future of alternative fuels, according to the latest research by Lumina Intelligence, revealed at this week’s Top 50 Indies dinner.

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Forecourt Show brought forward a year to April 2022 due to exceptional demand


Due to exceptional demand, the postponed Forecourt Show has been brought forward by 12 months to run in April 2022.

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Forecourt and convenience shows postponed


The Forecourt Show, scheduled to open at the NEC on July 5, has been postponed until 2023 following the Government’s latest anouncement to extend the Covid-19 restrictions for a further four weeks until July 19.

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TOP TIPS: How to be a winner at the Forecourt Trader Awards 2021


Will it be you picking up the top prize at this year’s Forecourt Trader Awards? Read our top tips to help you achieve that great moment of glory.

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AWARDS: The Forecourt Trader Awards 2021 starts here!


The most prestigious and respected awards in the UK’s petrol retailing calendar are back for 2021. The Forecourt Trader team is ready to seek out the brightest and best in the industry - those pushing the boundaries of hard work and innovation as they embrace the immense challenges of running a successful business.


The Forecourt Show and sister events rescheduled to take place on July 5-7


Following the announcement of the third lockdown and the rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine, the UK Food & Drink Shows comprising The Forecourt Show, National Convenience Show, Food & Drink Expo, Farm Shop & Deli Show, The Ingredients Show and Foodex have been postponed until 5-7 July 2021.