Blakemore Retail Fundraising for NSPCC Tops £3 Million
Jul11

Blakemore Retail Fundraising for NSPCC Tops £3 Million

Blakemore Retail has raised more than £3 million over a 10-year period to help the NSPCC make a difference to 800,000 children’s lives. The money raised by Blakemore Retail employees is currently used to support the NSPCC’s School Service, which visits primary schools across the country to deliver the charity’s ‘Speak Out Stay Safe’ programme. Blakemore Retail Managing Director Stuart Adkin presents NSPCC Fundraiser Alizée Moreau with...

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Highest Usage Rapid Chargers Across the County – East Hampshire District Council
Jul11

Highest Usage Rapid Chargers Across the County – East Hampshire District Council

 GeniePoint Network – Upgraded Rapid Chargers For Hampshire   ChargePoint Services and EHDC have further increased the number of electric vehicle rapid chargers across the county to make driving an electric vehicle even easier in the South.   The GeniePoint Network has been extended to include additional chargers in Petersfield Town Centre, next to the main Waitrose supermarket, and also in Alton Hampshire, in Manor car park...

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GULF LAUNCHES COLLECTIBLES PROMOTION
Jul11

GULF LAUNCHES COLLECTIBLES PROMOTION

   The latest Gulf Retail forecourt initiative, designed to drive new business to Gulf forecourts, will be rolled-out nationwide this summer.   The ‘Gulf Collectibles’ range of 1:64 scale models includes a Chevrolet Corvette C6.R, Ford Mustang and Audi R8, each one available in Gulf racing colours and smart presentation box.   “The promotion will run for an initial 8-week period with the opportunity to extend if, as we expect, demand...

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JJ’s Launches Amazon-style Notifications for Online Deliveries
Jul10

JJ’s Launches Amazon-style Notifications for Online Deliveries

National wholesaler JJ Foodservice is the first UK wholesaler to introduce an amazon-style notification system to give customers an estimated time of arrival based on real-time data.   Head of Operations at JJ Foodservice, Sedat Kaan Hendekli, said, “Customers are sent an email notification when their order is first dispatched and then again when the driver is nearby. We calculate positioning with local traffic conditions to give an...

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JET Smalleys set to more than double fuel volumes in just six months following £1.3 million investment
Jul09

JET Smalleys set to more than double fuel volumes in just six months following £1.3 million investment

SK Fuels Ltd is the owner of nine JET sites throughout the north of England, including JET Smalleys in Thorne, near Doncaster. The 24/7 site has recently reopened following a £1.3 million redevelopment programme which saw major changes on the forecourt and the existing 400sq feet store knocked down and replaced with a 2,300sq feet store. JET Smalleys is the third of SK Fuels’ sites to be fully knocked down and redeveloped, with JET...

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MFG Ranked 6th in The Sunday Times HSBC Top Track 100
Jul09

MFG Ranked 6th in The Sunday Times HSBC Top Track 100

Top 50 Indies forecourt operator, Motor Fuel Group (MFG) is ranked 6th in a league table of Britain’s one hundred private companies with the biggest sales in the 17th annual Sunday Times HSBC Top Track 100.   In the league table just issued (8 July 2018), companies are ranked by sales as reported in their latest available accounts, or by more up-to-date figures as reported directly to Fast Track by the companies. This year, the 100...

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