Monday, October 25, 2021
Iceland

Iceland will give away free food to shoppers to cut food waste

Iceland is set to give food products on the last day of their shelf life away for free to online customers as it seeks to cut food waste.
Ikea

Ikea to solely purchase zero emission fuels by 2040

Ikea has signed a new ambition statement in an effort to rapidly accelerate its decarbonising efforts.
Matalan has reported improved sales despite the retailer admitting it was “feeling the impact” of the ongoing supply chain issues.

Matalan sales rebound despite supply chain issues

Matalan has reported improved sales despite the retailer admitting it was “feeling the impact” of the ongoing supply chain issues.
lorry driver shortage

Government will relax rules on foreign haulier deliveries to tackle driver shortage

The government is set to relax rules on the number of deliveries overseas that lorry drivers can make in the UK, in an effort to tackle supply chain problems.
Ikea is buying containers and re-routing goods to mitigate global supply chain disruptions as supply chain disruptions continue.

Ikea warns that supply chain disruptions are likely to last into 2022

Ikea is buying containers and re-routing goods to mitigate global supply chain disruptions as supply chain disruptions continue.
Dunelm has said it feels well-placed to manage the current supply chain disruption, as it has good stock levels and a low proportion of seasonal ranges.ts after quarterly sales jump 44%

Dunelm’s sales rise despite supply chain disruption

Dunelm has said it feels well-placed to manage the current supply chain disruption, as it has good stock levels.
Rishi Sunak has said he remains "confident" that Christmas presents will arrive in stores on time despite the escalating supply chain crisis.

Rishi Sunak “confident” there will be gifts under the tree this Christmas amid supply...

Rishi Sunak has said he remains "confident" that Christmas presents will arrive in stores on time despite the escalating supply chain crisis.
Tesco has confirmed that its “quiet hour” scheme will now become a permanent fixture to make its shopping experience more comfortable.

How does Tesco maintain its lead in grocery?

Tesco holds over 28.4% of the overall market share in the UK. The grocer's distribution network and advanced digital strategy has led to reduced Covid-19 costs.
Sainsbury’s

Sainsbury’s “significantly” reduces plastic from Halloween range

Sainsbury’s has reduced plastic across its Halloween range, removing over 15 tonnes from circulation since last year.
THG’s share price plunged by a third in the hours following its Capital Markets Day yesterday

The Hut Group sets out new sustainability strategy

The Hut Group (THG) has set out a sustainability strategy to offset all of its historical emissions within the next four years.

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