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March

Bentley driver steals fuel
06 March, 2013

Police in Lancashire are hunting for a Bentley driver who filled his tank at two petrol stations and failed to pay up.

Hounslow heads fuel thefts in capital
06 March, 2013

Hounslow has more thefts of fuel from vehicles than any other London borough, according to the Metropolitan Police.

Partnership deal benefits Murco members
06 March, 2013

Murco Petroleum has found a way to cut through much of the red tape involved in dealing with numerous local authorities over petroleum licence and other regulatory compliance matters involving its service stations.

New car sales up
06 March, 2013

New car sales have risen every month for the last year, according to figures released today by the RMI National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA).

RMI in card protection deal
06 March, 2013

The Retail Motor Industry Federation (RMI) and Phoenix Managed Networks have signed a deal to provide the RMI’s 7,000-plus membership with protection for their card payment systems.

Merril Boulton: Plug for Best Forecourt Loo 2013
07 March, 2013

As usual there are many things to talk about in this dynamic industry of ours, but first let me unabashedly plug our Best Forecourt Loo 2013 competition, which is running for the next few weeks.

Freedom and flexibility
07 March, 2013

Last month, leading fuel supplier Greenergy came good on its promise of a multi-format offer for independent dealers, with the announcement that it has added the Esso and Nisa brands to its portfolio. The Greenergy offer now combines fuel supply with a choice of oil major, convenience, independent and dealer own-brands, as well as a range of support services.

Shop Doctor: Morrisons Petrol Station, West Bay Rd, Bridport, Dorset
07 March, 2013

Morrisons Petrol Station Feb 2013GENERAL APPEARANCE: Just south of Bridport, on the B3157, is a Morrisons. But my stealth check target was the supermarket's petrol station and shop.

Servicing the sector
07 March, 2013

Oil Company initiative Shell

Shell's desire to improve customer experience sparked the re-introduction of forecourt attendants on nearly 300 company-owned sites last summer, a move that has hugely impressed motorists.

best soft drinks outlet - coca cola Enterprises Ltd
07 March, 2013

Strong winter promotions keep soft drinks selling all year round at Top 50 Indie The Brookfield Group's site in Morley, West Yorkshire, which won the award for Best Soft Drinks Outlet.

Following a deal agreed with Harvest Energy, do you think it will be good to see the Total brand returning to UK forecourts?