GULF DONATES £2,500 TO YORKHILL HOSPITAL

Altruistic customers and employees at Gulf forecourts, owned by Certas Energy, across Glasgow during December 2015 donated almost £2,500 to Yorkhill Children’s Charity which raises funds to support the babies, children and young people treated at the Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow (formerly Yorkhill Hospital). As market leaders in retail fuel supply, Certas Energy is…

CERTAS ENERGY JUMPS ON THE BOSS BANDWAGON

As market leaders in retail fuel supply, Certas Energy has joined the leading force in forecourt security, BOSS, the British Oil Security Syndicate, by installing the popular BOSS Payment Watch debt recovery system across its portfolio of 24 company-owned sites in Scotland. Certas Energy is a growing operator of retail forecourts in Scotland with 24…

Day in the Life: Colin Levy

Twenty years in the business and Certas Energy’s Colin Levy is still as enthusiastic as ever, so much so that he has to be disciplined with his time My day usually starts at 6.30am, when I get dressed then take our two spaniels for their morning workout. I live close to a country park which…

CERTAS ENERGY DELIVERS A GREAT PROSPECT

Roger Perry, proprietor of Leven Road Service Station near Beverley, East Riding, Yorkshire, has now added Prospect Service Station, Ossett, Wakfield, West Yorkshire, to his portfolio, facilitated by Certas Energy. Both sites are Gulf-branded. “I had been looking for another forecourt business for two years, without success,” explains Roger. “Most of the better sites are…

GULF’S GROWING DEALER APPEAL

The Gulf brand recently achieved another landmark, reaching 500 sites mark in Britain with its Scottish market heading towards 100 forecourts strong (93 is the figure). Stretching from the Borders to the Isles, it’s now the only truly national fuel brand in Scotland. 2015 was another positive year for the Gulf brand, according to Certas…

Gulf’s growing dealer appeal

With 500 sites and growing fuel volumes, Gulf believes it can compete with the majors to win dealers. By Merril Boulton It’s been another positive year for the Gulf brand, according to Certas Energy’s retail director Ramsay MacDonald, who admits to being hugely ambitious, and spending every waking hour constantly thinking about how the brand…

GULF, GROWTH AND RELATIONSHIPS AT BISHOPS RISE

Suci and Aruna Sucindran own and operate Yarl Petroleum Ltd, known as Bishops Rise Service Station, a 3.9m litre modern freehold site situated in Hatfield, Herts. It recently rebranded to Gulf, the first of a number of important steps the couple are taking as they look to the future. Formerly a flagship forecourt for Harvest, the…