Friday, October 18, 2019
Lidl investment supply chain Ryan McDonnell

Lidl to invest £15bn in British food, farming & production

Lidl has pledged to investing £15 billion in British food, farming and production over the next five years.
John Lewis Partnership continues positive weekly sales run in October

Colder weather boosts John Lewis Partnership’s weekly sales

A week of cold weather has helped John Lewis Partnership's high street brands to record another week of positive sales growth.
Sainsbury's outperforms the Big 4 as Brits hold back on Brexit stockpiling

Sainsbury’s outperforms the Big 4 as Brits hold back on Brexit stockpiling

New data has shown that Sainsbury's has outperformed its Big 4 competitors.
Lidl could launch an online delivery service soon

Lidl could launch an online delivery service soon

Various news reports have emerged that Lidl is poised to launch an online grocery shopping service for the first time.
Cake Box to continue store expansion after half-year sales uptick

Cake Box to continue store expansion after half-year sales uptick

Cake Box's chief executive has promised further growth after the vegetarian and egg-free cake retailer opened nine new stores.
John Lewis Partnership under pressure with £170m+ business rates bill

John Lewis Partnership under pressure with £170m+ business rates bill

New estimates show that John Lewis Partnership's business rates bill is over £170 million.
Oxfam accuses UK grocers of poor conditions for tea & fruit plantation workers

Oxfam accuses UK grocers of poor conditions for tea & fruit plantation workers

Oxfam has accused British supermarkets of poor working conditions for staff on its tea and fruit plantations.
250 jobs up for grabs as Lidl commences operations at new £70m Scottish warehouse

250 jobs up for grabs as Lidl commences operations at new £70m Scottish warehouse

// Lidl's new £70m Scottish warehouse, located in North Lanarkshire, has commenced operations // It's Lidl’s largest UK distributions centre to date // Around 600 existing...
M&S names 4 new food directors ahead of Ocado partnership

M&S names 4 new food directors ahead of Ocado partnership

Marks & Spencer has bolstered the senior team for its food division with four new directors.
John Lewis Partnership weekly sales surges 8.4% Waitrose

John Lewis Partnership weekly sales surges 8.4%

The John Lewis Partnership has recorded another week of overall sales growth.

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