Fuel Prices – As the winter school holidays approach in the area, several large retailers are once again offering operations at cost price, as they did in October, just before the All Saints holidays. B.
A method of attracting customers and responding to the government’s request that resellers lower their prices in order to relieve the French people’s wallets. Fuel at cost saves money on refuelling because the distributor does not charge a markup on it.
From February 5 to March 6, fuel prices for E.Leclerc brands will be sold at a cost in their 713 service stations every weekend.
According to a press release issued by Michel-Édouard Leclerc, President of the E.Leclerc centres’ strategic committee, this operation aims to “protect the purchasing power of the French people” as “energy, food, and service prices continue to rise and weigh on the French budget.”
A l’occasion des vacances scolaires d’hiver, https://t.co/sZQSQjenoD proposera une nouvelle opération #carburant à prix coûtant chaque week-end, entre le 5 février et le 6 mars, dans les 713 stations-services de son réseau.
⛽️🚘#Pouvoirdachat #Essence #Consommation #inflation https://t.co/dTgDrBMwYx
— E.Leclerc (@Leclerc) February 2, 2022
According to Le Parisien, the Casino brands will renew their “fuel at one euro” operation this weekend (February 5 and 6) in their 72 Géant hypermarkets “to assist customers in their essential travel-related expenses.” The difference in vouchers will be refunded to customers.
For example, if a driver pays 16.5 euros for 10 litres (at 1.65 euros per litre), he will receive 6.5 euros in vouchers. To take advantage of it, simply present your fuel payment ticket and the bank card used at the store reception.
The casino announced last week that its 234 brands equipped with a service station were offering a gas bottle operation at cost until March 31.
Les @CasinoEnseignes proposent jusqu’au 31 mars 2022 une opération bouteilles de gaz à prix coutant. Elle concerne 234 magasins équipés d‘une station-service.https://t.co/MGsDVwMYVo pic.twitter.com/Gy4Nh3Wb4R
— LINEAIRES (@LINEAIRES) January 27, 2022
Intermarché will sell fuel at cost from Friday, February 4, when the stores open, until Saturday, February 5, when they close.
The list of over 1,200 participating stores is available here. Some, such as Varennes-Vauzelles in the Nièvre, will also provide vouchers based on a certain spending threshold.
Dans votre Intermarché Varennes-Vauzelles, coup double ce week-end dans votre station-service : Carburant à prix coûtant et en plus recevez 5€ en bon d’achat dès 60€ d’achat de carburant ⛽😃
(voir conditions en magasin) pic.twitter.com/34d8VEWClZ
— CC INTERMARCHE VARENNES-VAUZELLES (@CcVarennes) January 31, 2022