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June

Card fraud gang sentenced to 15 years

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

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

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

MPK partners with Londis

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

Brulines buys LBI Installations

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

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

Morrisons breaches planning law

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

Budget will "shock us all"

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

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

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

As ESSO and BP join Shell and Gulf in launching new loyalty programmes this year, are such schemes a key tool for businesses today?