12/02/2019 Press release
TOTAL and MOL joined forces to extend their fuel cards acceptance network in Europe.
Paris-Budapest, 12 February 2019: Total and MOL signed an agreement which will make travelling across Europe easier for their corporate customers. The agreement provides for acceptance of MOL Group Cards by Total in its network of stations in France, Belgium, Luxembourg, The Netherlands and Germany. At the same time, the TOTAL fuel cards will be accepted in the MOL’s and Slovnaft’s network of stations in Hungary, Romania, Slovenia and Slovakia.
As a first step, starting from February 2019, TOTAL fuel cards are accepted in MOL’s network in Hungary and Romania. MOL Group Cards’ owners are able to benefit in return from the acceptance of their cards in TOTAL network in France, Belgium, Luxembourg, The Netherlands and Germany. The roll-out of TOTAL card acceptance to MOL Slovenia and Slovnaft’s network in Slovakia will be finalized over the next months.
As a result of this agreement, MOL Group Cards will be accepted in nearly 7 000 stations in Europe. At the same time, the TOTAL card will be accepted in more than 17 000 points of sales.
“This agreement strengthens our position in Eastern Europe and completes perfectly our offer. It represents yet another step towards consolidating our strong position on the fuel cards in Europe. Finally, it contributes to one of the Total’s key objectives: to support our customers in their energy choices and to be the partner of their mobility” declares Benoît Luc, Total Marketing & Services, Senior Vice President for Europe.
“Opening the possibility to use our fuel cards in Western Europe is an important milestone, which will not only help us grow our business, but will also contribute to one of the key objectives of MOL Group 2030 strategy: to become the first choice of our customers.” commented Zsolt Pethő, Group Downstream Commerce & Optimization Senior Vice President at MOL Group.
About MOL Group fuel cards
MOL Group fuel cards enable cashless purchase of fuel and related products and services in its wide acceptance network in 10 countries in Europe. This convenient solution for the B2B segment simplifies fleet management and helps reduce its operating costs, while ensuring a full control of expenses. Besides refueling, MOL Group Cards offer a possibility of toll payment in most of European countries, as well as VAT and excise duty refund for purchases abroad.
About MOL Group
MOL Group is an integrated, international oil and gas company, headquartered in Budapest, Hungary. It is active in over 30 countries with a dynamic international workforce of 26,000 people and a track record of more than 100 years in the industry. MOL’s exploration and production activities are supported by more than 80 years’ experience in the hydrocarbon field and its diverse portfolio includes oil and gas presence in 13 countries, with production activity in 8 countries. MOL Group operates four refineries and two petrochemicals plants under integrated supply chain management in Hungary, Slovakia and Croatia, and owns a network of 2,000 service stations across nine countries in Central & South Eastern Europe.
About Total fuel cards
Total fuels cards facilitate cashless refuelling, purchases on service stations, payments towards such systems as tolls, tunnels and bridges. Another great feature of the card is the hassle-free VAT reclaim procedure on transactions made abroad. Total guarantees 24/7 access to roadside assistance in 40 countries across Europe. The card is a proven and effective tool, now available at over 17, 000 service stations throughout Europe.