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In Conversation with Phillips 66 Limited

In our April ‘branding and marketing’ print issue, we considered how companies in the sector have adapted and evolved their communication styles and branding in response to market developments, the energy transition and, more recently, Covid-19. Here, Mark Todd, wholesale Read more »

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Celebrating 50 years of innovation

This spring sees OTS Group Ltd celebrating its 50th anniversary and, from humble beginnings in 1971 in a farm cowshed to becoming a leader in the fuel industry, the company has never lost sight of its values. Established in 1971 Read more »

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In Profile – Jane Raphael

In the March issue of Fuel Oil News magazine, with April marking the first anniversary of her retirement, we caught up with Jane Raphael, a familiar face to many of you as the former editor of Fuel Oil News magazine. Read more »

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CLH Group evolves to Exolum

Exolum is the new brand name chosen by the CLH Group, strengthening the identification of the company with its future aims, focused on adapting its business to decarbonisation and the energy transition, the digitalisation of activities and the fight against Read more »

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The Prax Group acquisition, appointments and securitisation

The Prax Group, a leading independent oil refining, trading, storage, distribution and retail conglomerate dealing in petroleum products and bio-fuels, has announced that it has successfully completed the strategic acquisition of Lindsey Oil Refinery and its associated logistic assets in Read more »

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Everything that a manager of people needs

Over several years, Robbie Rouse, a qualified teacher, trainer and HR professional, has been designing, developing and refining Evalu-8. His innovative new cloud-based software package measures competence, identifies training needs and supports every aspect of a company’s human resources (HR) Read more »

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Choosing a new truck

Founded in 1954 by Arthur McMahon, Donegal Oil remains a family business with the founder’s grandson, also Arthur McMahon, being the present managing director “Since its inception Donegal Oil has been distributing top quality fuels and lubricants,” said transport manager Read more »

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Embracing change over 50 years

Back in the early 1960s, Hermon Hodge was a travelling salesman working for an animal feed company.  Wishing to be self-employed, he spotted an opportunity to enter the emerging oil market with an offering more tailored to the needs of Read more »

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Independent Kettlewell Fuels celebrates 30 successful years in business

In spite of the energy sector’s complex market structure, changing consumer buying behaviours and the growth of new fuel options, the company has weathered two recessions robustly and is continuing to grow. The secret to its resilience and development is Read more »

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Implico helps DCC process one billion litres of fuel

Implico’s iGOS cloud solution has successfully processed 1,000,000,000 litres of fuel for DCC’s French gas station network. DCC operates the former Esso gas station network in France. After the takeover, Implico, together with DCC, implemented a new IT solution for Read more »

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