|Locations:||3 motorway service areas|
Topaz is a forecourt operator formed after a takeover of Shell and Statoil's operations in Ireland, which followed the Corrib gas controversy.
They privately developed one service area at Cashel, and have now won the contract to operate three more - however this has been contested by rival firms.
For the former Roadchef brand, see reStore (Roadchef).
Topaz's largest filling stations have the forecourt shop branded Re.Store. This doubles up as both the filling station pay point, and a deli and café. It usually has a separate entrance for customers not purchasing fuel. It is expected to be phased out in favour of Circle K.
In 2016, Topaz was purchased by Couche-Tard, the owner of American fuel and convenience store brand Circle K. The CEO of the brand has confirmed that by the end of 2017 all coffee machines at all Topaz sites will be re-branded as the own-branded 'Simply Great Coffee'.
By the end of 2018, the Miles fuel brand and Circle K convenience store offer are expected to hold a significant portion of the Irish forecourt sector. Overall, all 430 sites will be branded.
A high-profile launch event for Miles was held in July 2017.
LocationsTopaz operate at the following motorway services:
- Ballacolla (M8) - which they own outright
- Carlow (M9) - which they own outright
- Cashel (M8) - which they own outright
- Kill (N7)
- Moneygall (M7)
The following services are likely to be operated entirely by Topaz:
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