Friday, December 14, 2018

LFL sales fall 1.6% at Tesco

Like-for-like sales have fallen at Tesco as the grocer struggles to recover market share in the wake of competition from discounters. The world‘s third-biggest...

Aldi to open pop-up restaurant with celebrity chef

Aldi has partnered with celebrity chef Jean-Christophe Novelli to open a pop-up restaurant in London for one day only. The restaurant, which aims to...

Iceland shoppers most likely to recommend supermarket to friends, says survey

As discounters continue to eat up market share from the big four supermarkets it has emerged that Iceland shoppers are most likely to recommend...

Horsemeat scandal just ‘tip of the iceberg’

High-profile food scares reported to and by the Food Standard Agency are “only the tip of the iceberg” after a Freedom of Information request...

Tesco opens sixth dotcom centre in Erith

Tesco has opened its sixth dotcom centre in Erith which will serve customers in east London, Croydon and North-West Kent. The 120,000 sq ft...

Asda hires Alex Russo as CFO as Richard Mayfield departs for Walmart

Grocer Asda has appointed former Tesco man Alex Russo as its new Chief Financial Officer. Russo, who has a strong background in international retail,...

Iceland acquires seven franchise Irish stores

Value supermarket Iceland Foods has acquired seven Iceland stores in the Republic of Ireland for an undisclosed sum, as the retailer accelerates its international...

25 per cent plan to spend more this Christmas, says research

A quarter of shoppers are planning to spend more this Christmas than they did last year with younger shoppers planning to loosen their purse...

Asda launches Click and Collect at tube stations

Asda and Transport for London (TfL) have announced a world first partnership with Transport for London that will see it offer Grocery Click and...

Big four supermarkets losing market share to discounters, says Kantar

Discounters Lidl and Aldi have continued to make up ground on the big four with Aldi notching another all-time record share of 3.9 per...

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