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Fuel prices fall again at the supermarkets

17 Dec 2014 | By Andrew Don

Supermarkets could be first to hit what the RAC predicts could be the lowest petrol prices in more than five years early in 2015.

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Forecourt retailers join Blakemore Trade Partners

17 Dec 2014 | By Andrew Don

A flood of recruits in recent months has fuelled expansion of Blakemore Trade Partners’ petrol forecourts.

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Spring Petroleum on the acquisition trail for 100 forecourts

13 Dec 2014 | By Andrew Don

Spring Petroleum is preparing to spend about £50m acquiring between 80 and 100 forecourts over the next year…

Simon Herbert, Esso

Esso's Simon Herbert: Fuelling retail growth Subscription

17 Feb 2014 | By James Halliwell

Esso is selling off the retail side of its operation so it can focus on supplying fuel. What’s prompted the radical move?…

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Bring the fun in-store and host an event Subscription

16 Apr 2011 | By Kishor Patel

Occasions like the Royals’ big day are an opportunity not to be missed by indie retailers. The build-up to…

Second Opinion: Outlook worse than we thought Subscription

09 Apr 2011 | By Clive Black

Retailers should brace themselves, warns Clive Black. Consumer spending continues to be squeezed…

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Asda's virtuous circle

10 Dec 2012 | Updated: 10 Dec 2012

Asda’s plans for click & collect are a virtuous circle if ever there was one…

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