Thursday, January 20, 2022
Waitrose onions

Waitrose to sell “tearless” onions in UK supermarkets

Waitrose has launched "tearless" onions by cross-breeding less pungent strains of onion.
Just Eat driver

Just Eat orders surge to 1.1bn in 2021

Just Eat has reported a 33% rise in orders, reaching 1.1 billion in 2021, with 274 million taken alone in last three months of the year.
Booths

Booths Christmas sales rise for third consecutive year

Booths has reported a sales rise for the third consecutive year during the Christmas period.
Lidl claims to be ‘fastest-growing bricks-and-mortar retailer’ as sales rise

Lidl claims to be fastest-growing bricks and mortar retailer after bumper festive sales

Lidl GB has unveiled a strong Christmas sales rise and laid claim to being “the fastest-growing bricks-and-mortar retailer”.
Tesco website

Tesco launches Clubcard Pay+ to 20m customers

Tesco has unveiled a new debit card, which will be available to all 20 million Clubcard holders.
Aldi hails its best Christmas ever as it lured more than half a million customers across from its more expensive Big Four competitors over December

Aldi had its best Christmas ever thanks to ‘standout’ Kevin the Carrot Xmas ad

Aldi hails its best Christmas ever as it lured more than half a million customers across from its Big Four competitors over December.
Morrisons to scrap use-by dates on milk in favour of ‘sniff test’

Morrisons to scrap use-by dates on milk in favour of ‘sniff test’

Supermarket Morrisons is to scrap 'use by' dates on most of its milk in a move it says will stop millions of pints being wasted.
Asda

Asda under fire for ditching promise to sell 100% British beef

Asda has been criticised by British farmers for its decision to backtrack on its pledge to sell only British beef.
Aldi app

Aldi crowned champion of social media over Xmas period

Aldi has been named UK’s “best-performing” supermarket on social media over the Christmas period, according to social media management platform Maybe*.
Sainsbury's grocery delivery driver

Sainsbury’s, Argos & Habitat staff receive pay rise in £100m investment

Sainsbury's employees are set to get a pay rise with effect from 6 March 2022. The Big 4 grocer announced it is increasing its basic hourly rate of pay for all Sainsbury’s, Argos and Habitat employees from £9.50 to £10 an hour.

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The State of Digital Marketing

Mapp is running a 5-min survey to assess how companies in the UK have reshaped their marketing strategies during 2021 and their priorities for 2022. Why should...