Amber targets bright future in West Cork with Bandon Co-op

09/09/2016

Amber at Bandon Co-op)

Amber, one of Munster’s largest fuel retailers, today announced the opening of its new un-manned outlet at Bandon Co-op Enniskeane, Co. Cork. The site is part of a €3million investment project by Amber and its partner sites across the West Cork region.

Amber’s significant growth plans have supported in the development of 60 full and part-time positions across four sites in Bishopstown, Kilbrittain, Crossbarry and Enniskeane.

The company’s latest development, at Bandon Co-op Enniskeane, will allow motorists to pay at the pump using credit card, laser card and various fuel card. Amber/DCI fuel cards are available from Amber’s Head Office in Fermoy and application forms are also available on the Amber website: http://www.amberoil.ie/fuel-cards.html

Speaking on the opening of the company’s latest outlet, Liam Fitzgerald, Chairman of Amber said, “While this type of fuelling may be relatively new to Ireland, it has been common on the continent for many years, particularly in rural locations. I truly feel this will be an asset to a village like Enniskeane, with motorists benefitting from competitive prices in a convenient location. We have committed over €7.9 million investment in expanding our business over the last three years and West Cork has played a large part in this.”

Michael O’Driscoll, Retail Division Manager at Bandon Co-op said, “It gives me great pleasure to work with Amber in developing this site. Amber is a well recognised, trusted Irish brand and it is exciting to be involved in bringing new automated technology to this rural area.”

The new Amber outlet, which is aimed at all diesel motorists, provides ample space and is easily accessible for HGVs and buses. The ability to use fuel cards also provides users with a consistently competitive prices and easier fleet administration, while fast-fill fuelling for HGV’s and buses will ensure that the process is made as efficient as possible.

Amber and Bandon Co-op’s new 1,900 square meter site offers white diesel, MGO, kerosene/ home heating oil, AdBlue (diesel additive used in the treatment of exhaust fumes), air and water. Fast fill diesel is only available for HGV’s and buses.

The new Enniskeane outlet is now open from 7am-10pm, 7 days per week.

 



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