Infamous for having lead every petrol price increase in New Zealand for well over two years until prices started a downward slide in mid 2008, the company seems to have identified an increase in oil prices, refined fuel costs or a lower kiwi dollar, something no other company has identified as no other fuel company has yet followed this increase.
Rumors have been circulating for months that the company is soon to change it's logo to "the bird" so customers entering the forecourt are well aware of what the company really does think of it's customers.
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Comment by CYaBro, on 14-Jan-2009 13:38
I saw that BP here in Whangarei have had their prices 2c higher than all the others since the last drop.
Normally it is 1c higher.
Now I guess they are 7c higher!
Comment by kinsten, on 14-Jan-2009 14:12
Whats the bird comment about? And what does Bird have to do with how they see their customers.
Comment by TheBartender, on 14-Jan-2009 14:46
'The Bird', as in the finger, as in Fuck You!
Not a real bird persey.
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