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Category: Commercialization


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

EG Group acquire Asda’s petrol stations for $1 billion

February 3, 2021

Via: PetrolPlaza

EG Group has agreed to acquire certain assets of Asda, comprising its petrol filling stations, car washes and ancillary land for a value of £750 million ($1.2 billion). The acquisition of the forecourt business comes after the Issa brothers and […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

GasBuddy launches new service for on-demand delivery companies

January 29, 2021

Via: PetrolPlaza

GasBuddy announced a new B2B program, Payments-as-a-Service, enabling companies to recruit, reward and retain their consumers and employees with discounted and free gas. Among the first partners to leverage GasBuddy’s program are Grubhub, a leading online and mobile food-ordering and […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

NACS: U.S. convenience store counts stands at 150,274

January 22, 2021

Via: PetrolPlaza

There are 150,274 convenience stores operating in the United States, a 1.6% decrease in the number of stores in operation (152,720) at the close of 2019, according to the 2021 NACS/Nielsen Convenience Industry Store Count. The store count is based […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Egypt hits 200 natural gas filling stations

December 30, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

Egypt’s current total number of natural gas filling stations reached 200 locations following the recent opening of the first natural gas pump in Sharm el Sheikh, South Sinai, according to an Egypt’s Cabinet statement issued on 26 December. The country […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

UAE: ENOC Group opens a new fuel station in Dubai

December 28, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

ENOC Group has opened a new fuel station in Dubai’s Deira district, raising the company’s total number of locations to 149 across the United Arab Emirates. Located on Al Rasheed Road, the new fuel station will cater to residents and […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

USA: Majors Management acquires OSAN Petroleum retail fuel assets

December 28, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

Majors Management, a rapidly growing leader in the convenience store industry in the United States, acquired eight convenience stores and numerous dealer supply accounts from OSAN Petroleum. The OSAN portfolio increases Majors’ existing presence in its home state of Georgia. […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Discover PetrolPlaza’s Specials for 2021

December 23, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

February – Smart Forecourts & C-Stores If there is one positive to take away from 2020, it is the adaptability and resilience that the industry has shown. A key part of that has been the speed at which retailers and […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Customized petrol station management AGROLA counts on the fuel terminal HecStar from Hectronic.

December 17, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

This major contract could primarily be won on grounds of the customized and functionally convincing overall solution. Upon termination of the negotiations in late September 2019 AGROLA placed the order to equip appr. 350 petrol stations with fuel terminal of […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

USA: Global Partners to acquire network of sites in Connecticut

December 15, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

Global Partners LP announced an agreement to purchase 27 retail fuel and convenience store assets of Consumers Petroleum of Connecticut. The acquisition includes 27 company-operated gas stations with “Wheels”-branded convenience stores in Connecticut. The transaction also includes fuel supply agreements […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels, News and Policies, World

UK: CNG Fuels secures £80 million to build nationwide HGVs fueling network

December 14, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

Foresight Group is providing an initial £80 million in funding to CNG Fuels in a partnership to build a UK-nationwide network of refuelling stations that will see it develop at least 14 public access stations for HGVs on major routes […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

The changing face of fuel station forecourts

December 8, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

Take a good look at the garage forecourt you use, because times are changing – and over the next few years you might not recognise the place you go to refuel. The reason is contained in recently released Department of […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Parkland USA to acquire Story, Carter Oil retail and distribution assets

December 4, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

Parkland Corporation, through its wholly owned U.S. subsidiaries Parkland USA, has entered into a series of transactions to acquire the retail and commercial fuel assets of Story Distributing Company, and Carter Oil Company. The acquisitions will expand Parkland’s presence in […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

EG Group to acquire Schrader Oil in the U.S.

November 10, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

EG Group has entered into a binding agreement for the acquisition of Schrader Oil in the United States of America. Schrader currently operates 18 convenience retail stores and fuel stations in Northern Colorado and employs 150 people. EG Group already […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

USA: Majors acquires Regal Oil c-stores and dealer supply assets

November 4, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

Majors Management, a rapidly growing leader in the U.S. convenience store industry, has acquired 14 convenience stores and numerous dealer supply accounts from Regal Oil. The Regal portfolio increases Majors’ existing presence in Texas and expands the company’s footprint throughout […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels, News and Policies, World

Chile to have its first LNG station

October 23, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

HAM Group and Lipigas Companies will build Chile’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG) gas station. This will be located near the Pan-American Highway in Chile), which is part of the country’s main land communication artery. The project has been possible […]