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January

Results of this month's online poll:
11 January, 2011

Does the success of RMI Petrol's year-long campaign to achieve reductions to business rates, make you more inclined to sign up to the organisation as a member?

in brief
11 January, 2011

 

2011 - here we come
11 January, 2011

James Lowman,chief executive, ACS

Molineux S/Station, Wolverhampton
11 January, 2011

GENERAL APPEARANCE: The Molineux Service Station is situated at a great location on the A449 a main route between Wolverhampton, the M54 and Stafford. And this busy site is clearly identified by its Texaco/Lifestyle Express pole.

New Year, new VAT rate
11 January, 2011

Brace yourself for the New Year...

Jac starts 2011 with lots of sound advice and tips to get you through the year
11 January, 2011

 

Under pressure
11 January, 2011

Bearing the signage of a successful global brand can bring huge benefits to any retail environment. A company like BP, for example, represents a known quantity, with known values, and displaying its brand on a forecourt can therefore be a great boost to business.

Community best
11 January, 2011

We catch up with the four winners of the Forecourt Trader of the Year Neighbourhood Store category.

Three of a kind
11 January, 2011

 

Sales force
11 January, 2011

Ask property agents what the forecourt property market is like at the moment and you'll get a mixed response. Anything from "fairly slow" to "relatively buoyant".

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?