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June

Card fraud gang sentenced to 15 years
24 June, 2010

Members of a card fraud gang have been sentenced to a total of 15 years for their involvement in a chip and PIN

Pump prices to hit £1.30 a litre
24 June, 2010

Motorists are looking at pump prices of 130ppl by the end of the year, according to RMI Petrol. The organisation's chairman Brian Madderson warned that, while Chancellor George Osborne did not announce any increase in fuel duty in the Emergency Budget on Tuesday, the decision to raise VAT to 20% on January 4 2011 would add to already steep

Energy Minister acknowledges critical role of downstream oil sector
24 June, 2010

The UK oil industry, from offshore production to the downstream oil sector

MPK partners with Londis
24 June, 2010

MPK Garages has signed a three year supply agreement with Londis to supply up to 28 of its forecourt sites

Brulines buys LBI Installations
24 June, 2010

Brulines Group has agreed to acquire LBI Installations, subject to due diligence, in a deal expected to go through on July

Co-op's plans split Community
17 June, 2010

More than 200 people turned up at a town council meeting in Lechlade, Gloucestershire, to hear Midcounties

Morrisons breaches planning law
17 June, 2010

A Morrisons forecourt store in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, has been caught breaking planning law by selling

Budget will "shock us all"
17 June, 2010

Fuel retailers should get ready to be shocked at the Emergency Budget next week, according to Spar UK MD Jerry

Business Rates appeals flood in
17 June, 2010

More than 500 appeals have already been lodged by fuel retailers over the new Business Rates valuations – with a

Fuel price hike warning after BP oil spill
17 June, 2010

UK retailers have reported that it is "business as usual" at BP forecourts,

When a major car manufacturer like Ford predicts that sales of its electrified cars will outnumber petrol and diesel models by 2022, does that ring alarm bells about the possible speed of change for forecourts?