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February

Gulf brand owner DCC to acquire Pace
24 February, 2011

DCC, the sales, marketing, distribution and business support services group, has reached conditional agreement to acquire the entire issued share capital of Pace Fuelcare Ltd, from number-one indie MRH.

Ireland's Topaz in €6m venture with Macdonalds to build state-of-the-art service station
24 February, 2011

Topaz, Ireland’s leading convenience and fuel retailer and McDonald’s have announced details of a combined investment of €6m in a new state- of-the art service station at the Cashel interchange on the Dublin/Cork Motorway.

Baglan Service Station chooses Air1 to supply AdBlue
24 February, 2011

Baglan Service Station is the first service station in Wales to offer bulk dispensed AdBlue from Air1 on its HGV forecourt.

Moto takes on Domino's franchise
24 February, 2011

Moto Hospitality has taken on the Domino’s pizza franchise and is set to open up 43 on Britain’s motorways.

The Sun girls to rally support for fuel duty campaign at IFFE
24 February, 2011

The Sun girls will be causing a stir at next week's International Fuel and Forecourt Equipment Exhibition as they rally support for the national newspaper's campaign to cut fuel duty, being run in conjunction with RMI Petrol.

RMIP predicts 10ppl jump in fuel prices in wake of Libyan turmoil
23 February, 2011

Fuel prices are set to rocket by up to 10ppl in the coming months as oil prices rocket following bloodshed in Libya, according to warnings issued by RMI Petrol.

Shell receives offer for Stanlow refinery
21 February, 2011

Shell has confirmed it has received an offer from Essar Energy to buy its 272,000 barrel-per-day Stanlow refinery and associated local marketing businesses in the UK for a total expected consideration of some $1.3bn.

AA accuses retailers of profiteering
18 February, 2011

RMI Petrol has slammed the AA’s latest claims that UK petrol retailers are profiteering from rising fuel prices, following publication of the association’s Fuel Price Report, published yesterday.

More drivers 'running on empty' as fuel prices rocket
18 February, 2011

High fuel prices have lead to a sharp rise in the number of motorists driving on empty and running out of fuel before they make it to a service station, according to a survey commissioned by roadside rescue organisation Green Flag.

Jet names top dealers
17 February, 2011

Jet has announced the winners of its annual ‘Aim4Success’ awards, which recognise dealers’ commitment to achieving high levels of service, safety, training and communication with their local communities.

As the Government is urged to publish its plans for E10 by the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for British Bioethanol, would you welcome the introduction of E10 as the right next step in cutting automotive carbon emissions?