Niall Anderton: “We have already noticed that sales in the rebranded sites are higher than the ones that have yet to be changed over”

Circle K, the Canadian-owned forecourts retailer previously known in Ireland as Topaz, has invested €3.7 million in a new site opening this week on th(...)

Jørn Madsen, executive vice-president, Circle K Europe and Ireland; Niall Anderton, managing director of Circle K Ireland; and Jacob Schram, group president of European operations of Circle K at the official rollout of the brand. Photograph: Naoise Culhane

Circle K has launched a €500,000 programme of special offers for customers of its garage forecourt stores as it rolls out its brand across Ireland ove(...)

   Darren McMahon putting the finishing touches to a  rebranded Circle K site at Butterfield Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin

Circle K, the Canadian group that operates the largest network of fuel stations in the State, will next week begin the process of rebranding it from T(...)

Niall Anderton, managing director of Topaz. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

An Englishman, an Irishman and a Scotsman walk into a petrol station. It’s Niall Anderton – born near Glasgow, raised in Sussex, matured in Black(...)

Topaz (Circle K Ireland) managing director Niall Anderton; Jacob Schram, group president, European operations of Circle K; and Jorn Madsen, executive vice-president, Central and  Eastern Europe, Circle K, at the  launch of Topaz’s new Miles fuel brand.  Photograph: Naoise Culhane

Topaz has announced plans to invest €26 million across its Irish stations over the next four years as it continues to roll out its new Miles petrol br(...)

Topaz engineering manager David Caraher and Nigel Maguire, head of development at McDonald’s. Photography: Iain White/Fennell Photography

More than 200 jobs are to be created by Topaz and McDonald’s with the opening of two new motorway services areas, one in Co Carlow and one in Co Cork.(...)

If the storm of publicity that followed the closure of Clerys was “unmerited and distressing”, it was entirely self-inflicted. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

Maurice Bracken, who worked for Clerys for more than 30 years before the staff were turfed out when the building was sold last June, tells an interest(...)

Topaz has more than 2,000 employees and close to 35 per cent of the consumer market in Ireland

The sale of fuel chain Topaz to the Canadian retailer Alimentation Couche-Tard has been completed with Niall Anderton named as the Irish company’s new(...)