Waitrose store closures

440 jobs at risk as Waitrose announces 5 store closures

Waitrose has revealed that 440 staff members are at risk of redundancy after it sold off five of its stores.
John Lewis profits

John Lewis Partnership staff bonus slashed as profit nosedives 45%

// John Lewis Partnership's full year profit before bonuses and tax plunges by 45% // Waitrose like-for-likes sales up 1.3% while John Lewis like-for-likes went...
Tesco Rainforest Alliance Certified

Tesco switches to Rainforest certified cocoa amid sustainability demand

Tesco has introduced Rainforest Alliance Certified cocoa for its own brand chocolate, including its Easter eggs.
Lidl plastic bag

Lidl scraps 9p reusable plastic bags in Welsh stores

Lidl has set to remove 9p plastic bags from stores in Wales as part of a trial to further cut down on plastic waste.
John Lewis weekly

John Lewis Partnership weekly sales bounces back

John Lewis Partnership’s weekly sales have made a comeback after a rocky start to the current financial year.
Brexit stockpile

10% of Shoppers stockpiling ahead of Brexit

// One in 10 shoppers claim to have started stockpiling food to prepare for a no deal Brexit // Co-op gained 244,000 more shoppers with...
Waitrose John Lewis

Waitrose mulls initiative where shoppers can pick own fresh produce

Waitrose is considering the launch of an in-store allotments where shoppers can pick their own fresh produce.
Asda Mood Media

Asda re-launches in-store radio

Asda has announced its new partnership with in-store media solutions company Mood Media in a bid to introduce an in-store radio..
Amazon grocery

Amazon eyes nationwide expansion of online grocery arm

Amazon is reportedly set to expand its online grocery business nationwide as it ramps up competition with Ocado.
John Lewis annual bonus

John Lewis Partnership staff to face bonus slash amid profit plunge

John Lewis Partnership employees are expected to face an annual bonus slash next week.

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