Essar confirms significant retail expansion with MPK deal
Nov14

Essar confirms significant retail expansion with MPK deal

Agreement sees rebrand of first BP site to company colours Essar Oil UK today announced a new agreement with top independent MPK Garages to rebrand and supply an initial tranche of twelve sites.  The deal, which is the biggest secured by the Essar team to date, will see the company network expand to 67 stations and include the first rebrand of a BP site. Under the new agreement, the first Essar site was officially launched this...

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Euro Garages expand further into Cornwall
Nov09

Euro Garages expand further into Cornwall

Euro Garages has recently completed the acquisition of Four Cross Garage in Penryn, Cornwall. The site had been operated as a petrol filling station and car repair workshop by the same family since 1984, who are now taking early retirement. Following this acquisition of the business, Euro Garages for the immediate future will be operating the site in its current format whilst they consider their options. Paul Heather, director at...

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Forecourt Eye – Pursuing Petrol Thieves All The Way To Court For As Little As £15 A Month
Nov05

Forecourt Eye – Pursuing Petrol Thieves All The Way To Court For As Little As £15 A Month

The fact that police forces are stating publicly they will no longer be chasing fuel thieves, coincides with Forecourt Eye announcing an exclusive partnership with a UK leading debt recovery specialist. This service is available to all petrol forecourt retailers for as little as just £15 per month. Michelle Henchoz, Forecourt Eye Sales & Marketing Director says “Over two thousand incidents have now been assigned to our partner and...

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Unitas Wholesale: the UK’s largest food and drink wholesale buying group
Nov05

Unitas Wholesale: the UK’s largest food and drink wholesale buying group

The merger of wholesale buying groups Landmark Wholesale Ltd and Today’s Wholesale Services Ltd completed yesterday creating Unitas Wholesale Ltd, the UK’s largest food and drink wholesale buying group, dedicated to supporting circa 180 independent wholesalers who in turn support thousands of independent retailers and small businesses.   “Through enhanced scale and capability, Unitas will be the sustainable wholesale business...

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Parfett’s Enjoys a Record Trading Year

  A strategy centred around everyday low pricing, availability, powerful promotions and great service to customers has delivered a record set of year end results for AG Parfett & Son.  For the year ending June 2018, the company has enjoyed its highest ever turnover of £346m (+6.8% from the previous financial year of £324m) and an equally stellar performance in profit, growing from £3.3m to £5.1m over the same period.  Greg...

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Devon-based GripHero shortlisted in prestigious national health & safety awards – company praised for innovative product that improves the health and safety of drivers
Oct25

Devon-based GripHero shortlisted in prestigious national health & safety awards – company praised for innovative product that improves the health and safety of drivers

GripHero Ltd, the developer of the world’s first fuel nozzle-mounted hand-protection dispenser, has been shortlisted for the prestigious Tomorrow’s Health & Safety Awards 2019, which honour services and products that have had the biggest impact on the health and safety industry over the past year. The shortlisting is seen as a huge achievement for the Devon-based business, which only launched its revolutionary new hand-protection...

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