Morrisons CD&R

Morrisons rejects £5.5bn takeover bid from US firm

Morrisons has reportedly rejected a takeover bid from private equity firm CD&R, saying the £5.5 billion value "significantly undervalued" the supermarket chain.
Aldi to remove 1.4bn pieces of plastic from own-brand tea bags

Aldi to remove 1.4bn pieces of plastic from own-brand tea

Aldi has committed to remove single-use plastic from all its own-brand tea bags sold in the UK by the end of 2021.
M&S family matters survey results could impact product opportunities & marketing

M&S family survey results to impact product opportunities & marketing

A new survey conducted by Marks & Spencer has shown how shifting ideas and values on what constitutes a family influences (...)
Tesco books quarterly sales uptick despite tough comparisons from first lockdown

Tesco books quarterly sales uptick despite tough comparisons from first lockdown

Tesco has managed to post growing sales its first quarter compared with a year earlier, despite that same period in 2020 being (...)
Tesco

Driver shortage leads to 48 tonnes of food waste, Tesco says

Tesco has said the shortage of HGV drivers is leading to an additional 50 tonnes of food waste each week.
Issa bros' takeover of Asda given final blessing by CMA after petrol station sale

Issa bros push ahead with Asda takeover after CMA accepts petrol station sale

The UK's peak competition regulator has accepted an offer from Asda’s prospective new owners to sell 27 petrol stations to push (...)
Waitrose changes name of Kaffir lime leaves amid racial slur concerns

Waitrose changes name of kaffir lime leaves amid racism concerns

Waitrose is changing the name of its kaffir lime leaves over customer concerns that the word has historically been used as a racist (...)
Co-op Power

Co-op unveils new climate plan to grow business

Co-op has announced a new ten-point climate plan that sets out blueprint to achieve net zero for its direct and indirect carbon emissions by 2040.
81% Brits support refill points to cut plastic waste - survey

81% Brits support refill points to cut plastic waste – survey

More than 80% of Brits want the government to make refillable products a central part of its strategy for tackling the plastic (...)
Tesco BRC

Tesco rejoins BRC to “play a part” in retail

Tesco has reportedly rejoined the BRC three years after quitting the trade association saying that it wants to "play our part" in industry discussions.

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[Study] Do you understand Customer Obsession?

Forrester Consulting asked 261 HQ and Customer facing employees if they understood Customer Obsession. In the study commissioned by Critizr, they found that customer-facing workers...