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Steve Rodell, Christie & Co managing director, retail
Forecourt market remains buoyant, says Christie & Co
17 January, 2020

The petrol filling station market remained robust in 2019, showing a strong ongoing interest in the sector among investors, according to the latest Business Outlook from property specialist Christie & Co.

Westmorland vice chair Laurence King
Westmorland extends Esso supply deal with Greenergy
17 January, 2020

Top 50 Indie Westmorland has signed a new agreement with Greenergy for Esso fuel supply to its Gloucester Services North site on the M5, and renewed contracts for five of its other six sites.

From left: Matthew Waite, department manager, electrification and energy management, Honda; Chris Wright, CTO Moixa; Simon Daniel, CEO Moixa; and councillor Rowena Champion, Islington Council
Islington works with Honda and Moixa to electrify its fleet
17 January, 2020

Islington Council has teamed up with Honda and Moixa, a developer of smart battery and electric vehicle (EV) charging software, to help it electrify its fleet of 500-plus vehicles.

Washing a car by hand
Three men arrested on suspicion of slavery offences at car wash
17 January, 2020

Lincolnshire Police officers investigating allegations of forced labour at a hand car wash have arrested three men on suspicion of modern-day slavery offences.

Transport secretary Grant Shapps
Trial of wireless charging for taxis unveiled in Nottingham
17 January, 2020

A £3.4m investment in trials for wireless charging of electric taxis in Nottingham has been announced by the transport secretary.

ACS chief executive James Lowman
ACS reiterates call for action over violence against shopworkers
17 January, 2020

The Association of Convenience Stores (ACS) has reiterated calls to the Government to take urgent action to tackle violence and abuse against shopworkers, highlighting the human impact that these incidents have.

Ionity chargers at MFG Gretna Green
Ionity introduces new pricing for its network of EV chargers
17 January, 2020

Ionity has announced a new pricing structure across its European network of electric vehicle (EV) chargers.

police blue light
Police in Staffordshire investigate break-in at petrol filling station
17 January, 2020

Staffordshire Police are investigating a break-in at Kingsley Moor filling station at around 2am on Saturday January 11.

DC Baxter (Motors) Spar ruskington
Blakemore pledges £100,000 investment in retailer's site
15 January, 2020

Blakemore Trade Partners has pledged a £100,000 investment to Spar retailer Paul Baxter to enable him to carry out transformational development of his forecourt store.

As Brexit day finally arrives at the end of January, are you expecting any negative impact on your forecourt business through leaving the EU?