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No smoking sign laws relaxed
12 October, 2012

Retailers are being reminded about the new relaxed requirements for 'No Smoking' signs in England. Robert Botkai, partner at Winckworth Sherwood, said: "The Smoke-free (Signs) Regulations 2007 have been revoked and replaced with the Smoke-free (Signs) Regulations 2012."

UK oil refining industry threatened by ‘a perfect storm’
12 October, 2012

A 'perfect storm’ that threatens the future of the UK oil refining industry, is the conclusion of a new publication of the same name by UKPIA, the trade association representing the main oil refining companies in the UK.

New apprenticeship programme hopes to create a golden generation of retail leaders
12 October, 2012

The National Skills Academy for Retail (NSA for Retail) is trailblazing an innovative new training programme which is aimed at giving young people across England an opportunity to kick-start a career in retail.

Energy Saving Trust targets motorists with new campaign to cut fuel consumption
10 October, 2012

Inefficient driving costs English motorists almost £7bn in wasted fuel every year, according to new research from the Energy Saving Trust which has today launched a three-month campaign – 'Fuel your passion' – to inspire drivers to save money behind the wheel and cut the amount of carbon dioxide their vehicle emits.

Many businesses still unsure of obligation to waste legislation
10 October, 2012

Many businesses and other organisations still need to review their waste management policies and create additional procedures in order to comply with The Waste (England and Wales) Regulations 2011, according to workplace equipment supplier Slingsby.

Tyre safety month – weekend tyre checks emphasise the ‘time for a change’
10 October, 2012

As tyre safety month gets into full swing, roadside checks conducted by Cumbria Constabulary last weekend (October 6/6) have highlighted the dangerous condition of tyres that some drivers continue to drive on.

Shoppers confused by plethora of promotions
09 October, 2012

If the number of food and grocery promotions continues to rise, shoppers will be increasingly confused, according to the latest research published today (October 9) by IGD at their convention.

New appointment strengthens Greenergy board
09 October, 2012

Greenergy has announced that Tony Durrant, finance director of Premier Oil plc, will be appointed to the Board as non-executive director from October 11. He will chair the Greenergy Audit and Risk Committee.

Capital Cooling awarded two-year contract with Murco
09 October, 2012

Murco Petroleum has recently awarded a two-year nationwide contract to Capital Cooling to provide preventative maintenance, servicing and repairs for refrigeration and air conditioning on all of its 230 company owned stations.

PRA backs government advice to push back E10
05 October, 2012

The Petrol Retailers’ Association (PRA) has expressed its support of the government’s recommendation to delay the introduction of an E10 grade of petrol.

Have you introduced a new way of doing business/added new services during the pandemic, that you will continue to offer in the future?