EXPERIENCE THE KEY TO PETROCELL’S ONGOING SUCCESS

In 1974 Dermot Dowling had already ignited a passion for petrol retailing when he set up Petrocell Holdings. 42 years later and now into his 70s, Dermot no longer takes on the day to day running of the company but, as Chairman, remains an active force within the business. The engine of Petrocell Holdings is…

DEMONSTRATING EXCELLENCE

Site compliance results since October 2015 Following their annual Health & Safety assessment; we’d like to congratulate the following sites on reaching, or maintaining, a 100% score, which is quite an achievement. Site Location Lees Village Service Station St John Street, Lees, Oldham Gwalia Service Station London Road, Holyhead, Gwynedd Central Garage Amlwch Ltd Mona…

LITTLEWICK GREEN GOES GULF

In February 2016, a key conversion from Total came in the form of Littlewick Green Service Station on Bath Road, Maidenhead.  Against tough competition, Gulf secured this site which is now adorned with Gulf branding. The site wears Gulf very well and is now looking up to date. This 2.2million litre site will hopefully see…

Forecourt Trader Sponsorship

We are delighted to announce that have committed to our on-going involvement with the Forecourt Trader Awards.  For the second year running, we have confirmed our position as principal sponsor.  The difference for 2016 is that we will be headlining as Gulf to support our key forecourt brand and 500 dealers under the Gulf umbrella….

Celebrations for Gulf’s 500th petrol station at Ravensthorpe Service Station

There was a day of celebrations at Ravensthorpe Service Station in Dewsbury this week as we celebrated Gulf’s 500th UK petrol station. In attendance on the day were Kirklees Mayor Cllr Paul Kane and Mayoress Susan Bedford along with Paula Sherriff MP. The Mayor Cllr Paul Kane cut the ribbon to officially launch the site…

IT’S ‘HIGH-FIVE’ FOR SUPERSTATION

Now in its fifth year, planning and preparation for our SuperStation competition is already underway.  We have set the date for the award ceremony for our flagship standards competition, which will take place on 6 October 2016. Unlike the Forecourt Trader Awards, where you need to submit your own entry, SuperStation is open to ALL Certas…

Gulf helps with oil merchandising

Lubricants can be a problem for both a forecourt owner – what to stock and how to merchandise it – and for the driver who is often unaware of what oil should go into their car, and also of the consequences of using the wrong oil. Gulf has come up with a solution to this…

Rollover Rolls out for customers

Until 30 April 2016, Gulf dealers can take advantage of a tasty promotional opportunity with Rollover, the hotdog supplier.  Rollover, whose hotdog machines are a familiar sight in forecourt convenience stores, is currently running a promotion, which tempts dealers with an offer on their hot dog warming machines (and hotdogs).  During the promotional period, dealers…

GULF GIVES THE HANCOX’S ‘TIME TO CRUISE’

It’s not every day that filling your car with petrol leads to winning a holiday of a lifetime.  Yet this is what happened to lucky Gulf customer, Peter Hancox, from Exmouth who refuelled his car at his local Gulf branded Service Station on the Salterton Road and entered the ‘Win a holiday’ competition running at…

GULF AND MANCHESTER UNITED LAUNCH HISTORIC NEW PARTNERSHIP

Ground breaking deal in Oil and Fuel sector for Gulf and the world’s number one football brand Gulf Oil International is proud to announce that it has entered into a long-term partnership with the world’s leading football brand, Manchester United. This ground breaking initiative – believed to be the first such in the sector –…