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Sainsbury’s to install hydrogen car fuelling station in Hendon

28 Oct 2014 | By Andrew Don

Sainsbury’s is poised to become the first supermarket to dispense hydrogen for a new generation of environmentally friendly vehicles.

mpk garage fuel pump

MPK Garages sees profits and sales rocket Subscription

27 Sep 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Forecourt operator MPK Garages has posted double-digit increases in full-year sales and profit after picking up new stores…

Patrick Sewell

Forecourt operator Sewell Retail aims to grow to 20 sites Subscription

13 Sep 2014 | By Andrew Don

Sewell Retail is on the hunt for new sites in a bid to become a regional operator…

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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