UTA Edenred extends fuel acceptance network in Ireland & Northern Ireland with Circle K

UTA Edenred, a leading mobility service provider in Europe and an Edenred company, has extended its European fuel acceptance network in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. UTA Edenred customers can now access approximately 370 Circle K stations in the Republic of Ireland and 60 stations in Northern Ireland where they can purchase fuel, lubricants and vehicle cleaning services.

Commenting on the development, Lukas Schneider, Commercial Director EMEA at UTA Edenred, said: “UTA Edenred’s acceptance network is the cornerstone of our mobility offer for customers, and we’re continuously working to expand the network further. The addition of around 430 Circle K stations in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland is a milestone for us and our customers – especially as with Northern Ireland we’ve added a new region to our European network.”

Already since 2007, UTA Edenred has Circle K stations in its network in Scandinavia, the Baltics and Poland. Circle K, part of the Canadian Alimentation Couche Tard group of companies, is Ireland’s leading service station operator and convenience retailer with over 400 sites across the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. Circle K operates shops and restaurants at its stations to provide on-the-go drinks, snacks and food. In addition, the company maintains a sustainability programme through which it is committed to responsible, climate and environmentally-friendly business practices.

UNION TANK Eckstein GmbH & Co. KG (UTA Edenred) is a leading European mobility service provider. With UTA Edenred acceptance media, commercial fleet operators of all sizes can access more than 83,000 acceptance points in 40 countries. They can enjoy benefits such as cash-free access to conventional and alternative fuels independent of brand; a rapidly growing charging network for electric and hybrid vehicles; electronic toll settlement in 27 European countries; vehicle services such as breakdown, towing, repair, and cleaning; and VAT and fuel tax refunds through UTA’s software for fuel planning, fleet management and telematics as well as a digital fuel card for fast, convenient handling of refuelling via smartphone.