Rontec was formed in 2011 by Gerald Ronson, 76, to buy 500 service stations from Total Oil through a consortium that included his own Snax 24 retail business. The consortium paid a reported £360m before selling part of the estate. More than 200 sites remain, branded as Esso and as Rontec’s Shop’N’Drive convenience stores. Snax 24 and Rontec had combined sales of £946m in 2014.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank56
CompanyRontec / Snax24
ActivityFuel forecourt operator
LocationWatford
Sales £m*946
Profit £m*14
Year endSep 14
Principal shareholdersRonson Family Trusts / Charitable Foundation (100%)
Staff803
Founded2011
Websitewww.rontec.com

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