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....Research by the University of Oxford and Deloitte last year predicted more than 850,000 public sector jobs could be lost by 2030 through automation. Asda operates a fully automated distribution warehouse in west London; white-collar tasks are being automated by PwC, the accountancy firm, and Linklaters, the law firm, which have been developing software robots that use artificial intelligence to learn to do research tasks usually undertaken by junior accountants and lawyers. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....6%. It is the sixth consecutive month in which sales have risen by more than 3%, with all four of the large supermarket chains – Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda and Morrisons – reporting an increase in business. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Robots 'could take 4m UK private sector jobs within 10 years' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 19th of September 2017 10:34:36 AM
....Research by the University of Oxford and Deloitte last year predicted more than 850,000 public sector jobs could be lost by 2030 through automation. Asda operates a fully automated distribution warehouse in west London; white-collar tasks are being automated by PwC, the accountancy firm, and Linklaters, the law firm, which have been developing software robots that use artificial intelligence to learn to do research tasks usually undertaken by junior accountants and lawyers. ...
Aldi and Lidl increase share of British shoppers as inflation hits spending image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 19th of September 2017 08:22:50 AM
....6%. It is the sixth consecutive month in which sales have risen by more than 3%, with all four of the large supermarket chains – Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda and Morrisons – reporting an increase in business. ...
Asda cuts nearly 300 jobs at its head office as part of cost-saving effort image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 6th of September 2017 06:39:09 PM
. Asda has axed nearly 300 jobs at its head office as part of a cost-cutting drive at the supermarket. ...
Asda forced to repay suppliers after breaching fair dealing code image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 5th of September 2017 06:29:45 PM
. Asda has been forced to pay back hundreds of thousands of pounds to dozens of suppliers after breaching an industry code governing fair dealing. ...
New M&S chairman faces tough task turning round high-street institution | Shane Hickey image
. Will Archie Norman be able to perform his retail magic on Marks & Spencer and reinvigorate the mainstay of the high street? This will be the first full week that the former Asda chief executive will be in his new role of chairman at the 113-year-old institution – at a time when the company is battling what Norman describes as “the considerable challenges … in a rapidly changing retail landscape”. ...
Boots cuts price of morning-after pill after weeks of controversy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 31st of August 2017 09:39:11 PM
....49 more expensive than the £13. 50 that competitor pharmacies – including Superdrug, Tesco, Morrisons and Asda – recently cut their price to. ...
Asda urged to drop equal pay challenge and raise shop-floor wages image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 31st of August 2017 02:20:13 PM
. Asda is being urged to drop a legal action and increase pay on the shop floor after the supermarket lost its appeal against an equal pay claim from 15,000 workers. ...
I wanted a refund for an ‘exploding’ table, but Argos shattered the idea image
....99, after a mother reported an incident in which her young son and niece narrowly avoided injury. An item at Asda was under the spotlight for similar reasons. ...
The Guardian view on grocery wars: Lidl Britain | Editorial image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of August 2017 06:12:01 PM
. British supermarkets were once an established social ecosystem: Waitrose and Marks & Spencer catered for the wealthy, Asda for the hard up, and Tesco and Sainsbury’s for everyone in between. ...
Lidl overtakes Waitrose as UK shoppers turn to discounters image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of August 2017 07:44:32 AM
....8%, continuing an unbroken run of growth dating back to March 2009. The “big four” – Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda and Morrisons – all increased sales for the fifth period in a row, their best performance since 2013, but nevertheless lost market share as the discounters grew much faster. ...
Customers feeling pinch take comfort in old-fashioned puds and pies image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 19th of August 2017 11:05:27 PM
....6m, according to analysts at Kantar Worldpanel, which found more people buying hot puddings, and doing so more frequently. “Asda’s Baker’s Selection range has witnessed 151% growth, helping to drive strong performance in the sponge pudding and chilled pancake sectors,” Kantar analyst Fridaos Abdulrauf told the Grocer. ...
How to reform student finance? Let’s start with interest rates image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 19th of August 2017 06:00:06 AM
....Let’s start with the overpriced interest rate. Supermarket group Asda launched into personal loans this week, promising rates starting at 2. ...
Bunnings beware: the Homebase revolution is failing to shape up image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of August 2017 06:45:27 PM
.... The blurring of the lines confuses matters, which is presumably the intention. Lucky old Asda got a visit in June from its big boss – the Walmart president and chief executive, Doug McMillon – and now it has received a pat on the head. ...
Asda returns to sales growth thanks to price cuts and inflation image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of August 2017 12:17:23 PM
. Asda has reported its first quarterly rise in sales for three years as the UK’s third largest supermarket chain said customers were responding to price cuts and store improvements. ...
Gloom for Asda as it posts worst results this century image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 13th of August 2017 06:00:06 AM
....Eggs from a Dutch farm involved in a contamination scare have found their way on to some UK supermarket shelves, it would appear. If Asda workers find any of the offending items in the stockroom, they may just feel tempted to hurl them in the direction of their bosses. ...
Wilko warns nearly 4,000 staff could lose jobs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 11th of August 2017 12:06:40 PM
....Wilko, the high street homewares and households goods chain, has warned almost 4,000 of its employees that they could lose their jobs in a shake-up that will strip out a layer of management. The potential job losses cap a brutal week for British retail workers, with Asda placing 3,257 employees into consultation and Sainsbury’s announcing plans to axe more than 1,000 head office jobs. ...
Contaminated eggs scare grows as UK supermarkets pull products image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 10th of August 2017 12:38:40 PM
....Four supermarkets have withdrawn products from their shelves as it emerged that 700,000 eggs from Dutch farms implicated in a contamination scare had been distributed to Britain. The Food Standards Agency said the number of contaminated eggs estimated to have reached the UK was far higher than the 21,000 first supposed, and that egg salads from Sainsbury’s, Morrisons and Asda, sandwiches from Morrisons, and sandwich fillers from Waitrose had been withdrawn. ...
Thousands of Asda workers face redundancy or reduced hours image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 10th of August 2017 12:08:18 PM
. Thousands of Asda workers are facing redundancy or a dramatic cut in their working hours as Britain’s third-largest supermarket chain looks to cut costs. ...
Morrisons promises not to adopt brands using fake farm names image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 05:21:26 PM
.... Some foods were imported from overseas but given British names to make them sound local. In April, Asda relaunched its value Smart Price food range as Farm Stores, reigniting the row. ...
Insurers pressed to release immediate sums to pay for funeral costs image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 08:40:00 AM
....Plans allow you to spread the cost with monthly payments over between one and 15 years. Over-50s life cover plans pay out a small sum when you die and are sold by Asda Money, Legal & General, the Post Office, SunLife, Tesco Bank and many more. ...
Asda posts worst annual figures since Walmart takeover image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of August 2017 01:21:34 PM
. Asda has posted its worst annual figures since being taken over by the American grocer Walmart, as fierce competition in the UK supermarket sector took its toll. ...
Tesco covers tampon tax for customers by cutting prices image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 28th of July 2017 05:36:40 PM
....” The government and the EU should now announce a clear timetable for abolishing VAT on sanitary items altogether, Sherriff also said. Five major supermarkets – Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda, Morrisons and Waitrose – and Boots, the high street chemist, had originally pledged last year to pass the savings on to customers when the VAT is finally removed. ...
Sport and sunshine fuel surge in UK supermarket alcohol sales image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of July 2017 11:59:45 AM
....1% market share, raising the prospect of the German chain becoming the UK’s seventh largest grocer next month. All the major supermarkets, Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda and Morrisons, increased sales for the fourth consecutive period. ...
Tesco to extend same-day online delivery service across UK image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 24th of July 2017 03:24:21 PM
....”. The move comes after the launch of AmazonFresh, which entered the UK market last year, raising fears that the dominance of the so called big four supermarkets – Tesco, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s and Asda – could be further eroded. ...
Asda considers bid for B&M that would give it access to local stores image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 23rd of July 2017 04:11:01 PM
. Asda is considering a move for the discount chain B&M, in what would be the latest attempt by a major supermarket to diversify in the face of growing competition from cheaper rivals. ...
Argos and Asda apologise over 'exploding' glass tables image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of July 2017 11:32:17 AM
. Argos and Asda have apologised to customers after similar models of glass-topped patio tables “exploded” in the heat, but rejected calls for a national product recall. ...
WARNING: Don’t get burnt for cash on your holiday image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of July 2017 11:21:00 AM
....One of the worst things to do is buy travel money at the last minute from an airport foreign exchange kiosk. You can get superior rates ordering online in advance through Asda, FairFX, ICE, the Post Office, Tesco and other websites. ...
Is standing up the new sitting down? | Stefan Stern image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of June 2017 11:06:27 AM
....But there are some upstanding role models from the business world who might support the idea of getting out of your chair a bit more often. Archie Norman, the former Asda boss and incoming chairman at Marks and Spencer, was famously a fan of the meeting held with all participants standing. ...
Tesco continues savings drive as it cuts 1,200 head-office jobs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of June 2017 11:05:11 AM
....Tesco is not alone in trying to cut costs. Sainsbury’s, Morrisons and Waitrose have also closed stores in recent years while Asda has cut jobs as all the big grocers try to keep costs down. ...
Ice-cream demand fires up supermarket sales in June image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of June 2017 09:11:01 AM
.... He said the warm weather was likely to fuel further sales growth. Morrisons came out among the top four grocers – which includes Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Asda. ...
Asda is named worst supermarket in treatment of suppliers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 26th of June 2017 05:49:44 PM
. Asda has been named as the worst of the UK’s major supermarkets in its treatment of suppliers. ...
Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market in $13.7bn deal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 16th of June 2017 01:26:19 PM
....Lidl is opening its first stores in the US this week as part of a plan to open about 100 by the middle of next year, while Aldi is in the middle of a $3bn-plus expansion plan to take its total number of US stores to 2,000 by the end of next year. In the UK, the traditional big four supermarkets – Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda and Morrisons – have all lost market share in recent years to the rapidly expanding German chains. ...
Monty Don: Supermarket plant sales cut customer choice image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 2nd of June 2017 11:32:41 PM
.... . Inviting Monty Don for a visit to talk to buyers, Asda said it works with a network of expert growers to ensure it offered quality. ...
Walmart asking staff to deliver online orders on their way home image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 2nd of June 2017 06:36:59 PM
.... The announcement came ahead of Walmart’s annual shareholder meeting on Friday. Walmart, which owns Asda in the UK, is the world’s largest retailer and made $486bn revenue last year, compared with Amazon’s $136bn. ...
Aldi and Lidl sales soar as prices rise image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 31st of May 2017 10:53:37 AM
....All 10 leading grocers also recorded growth, with average sales up 1. 6% across the big four supermarkets: Tesco, Sainsbury's, Asda and Morrisons. ...
Strong sales growth at Aldi and Lidl takes their market share to 12% image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 31st of May 2017 08:55:13 AM
....8% and at Lidl by 18. 3% in the 12 weeks to 21 May, while the UK’s big four supermarkets, Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda and Morrisons, collectively grew by just 1. ...
EE and Vodafone are UK’s worst mobile providers, says Which? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 27th of May 2017 06:01:20 AM
.... About 70% of its customers said they would definitely recommend their provider to others. The supermarket brands Tesco Mobile and Asda Mobile also scored strongly in third and fourth place. ...
More tofu? Supermarkets flesh out their vegan credentials as clean eating grows image
....Tesco says demand for vegetarian and vegan readymeals and snacks has soared 40% in the past year, prompting the UK’s biggest supermarket to introduce new labelling to flag up all its vegan products. The Tesco move comes a few months after rival grocer Asda became the first UK supermarket to use the Vegan Society trademark on its products, starting with vegan vodka. ...
Is M&S being radical enough as it slips out of fashion? | Nils Pratley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 24th of May 2017 01:40:53 PM
. Marks & Spencer’s share price has improved 10% since Archie Norman, lately of ITV and once of Asda, was named as the next chairman earlier this month. ...
Marks & Spencer’s underwear is level at 30,000 feet image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 21st of May 2017 06:00:47 AM
....Still, as we await the group’s results this week, M&S is going through one of its periodic attempts to do things differently by updating itself. Its newish chief exec, Steve Rowe, is to be joined by a fresh chairman, former Asda chief executive Archie Norman. ...
Asda suffers 11th quarter of falling sales image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 18th of May 2017 01:49:20 PM
. Asda has reported falling sales for an 11th quarter in a row as it continues to lose ground to its rivals. ...
Supermarkets step up wonky fruit and veg push image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 15th of May 2017 02:57:36 PM
....Sainsbury has started a campaign to encourage use of blemished bananas, while Morrisons has a new "wonky" range that includes avocados for 39p. Others, including Waitrose, Tesco and Asda, have also branched out into selling misshapen fresh items. ...
These are the UK markets I’d meddle in. What would yours be? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 13th of May 2017 06:00:39 AM
.... But if you’re on the M1 and pull into Newport Pagnell services, the granddaddy of Britain’s motorway service stations (it opened in 1959), you’ll be charged 138p – making it almost certainly the most expensive petrol in the country. That means you pay an extra £13 if you fill up there compared to a nearby Asda or Morrisons forecourt. ...
Aldi plans to open up to eight stores in some UK towns image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 11th of May 2017 06:56:14 PM
....7bn. At the time Barnes said it would keep cutting prices to keep them below the likes of Asda, Sainsbury’s, Tesco and Morrisons, even “if losses are an inevitable consequence”. ...
Funeral and cremation fees are rising at inflation-busting rates image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of May 2017 10:35:00 PM
....Jones says funeral plans also allow people to set out any last wishes: “This can be helpful for those left behind. ” Over-50s life cover is a popular option, used to fund one in seven funerals and sold by Asda, Aviva, British Seniors, Churchill, Direct Line, Legal & General, the Post Office, SunLife and Tesco Bank. ...
Revealed: Britain's cheapest supermarket prices for your weekly shop image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Saturday 6th of May 2017 04:48:00 PM
. The German retailer was found to offer lower prices on 31 out of 33 items than the biggest four supermarkets Tesco, Sainsbury's, Asda and Morrisons, as  tracked  by The Grocer magazine. ...
M&S puts faith in fashion novice from Halfords and retail veteran image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 5th of May 2017 11:04:47 PM
....Insiders say Norman and Rowe have established a rapport and that the 63-year-old City grandee would not have taken the job if he did not have confidence in his chief executive, who began his retail career aged 15 as a Saturday boy at M&S’s Croydon store in south London. Norman, who is feted for turnarounds including at Asda and ITV, is said to beaware of the challenges M&S faces as it grapples with a 130-year high street legacy that includes more than 300 clothing stores and a food business that is showing early signs of losing momentum. ...
Asda and Morrisons cut petrol prices as oil price plummets image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 5th of May 2017 11:00:27 AM
. Morrisons and Asda have cut the price of petrol for the second time in a week amid a supermarket price war prompted by sharp falls in the underlying price of crude. ...
FTSE 100 boosted by Pearson and IAG image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 5th of May 2017 08:08:03 AM
....Marks and Spencer rose 4. 95% after the retail giant announced it had appointed former Asda boss Archie Norman as its new chairman. ...
M&S lifts share price after naming Archie Norman as chairman image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 5th of May 2017 06:38:50 AM
. Marks & Spencer investors have backed the appointment of retail industry veteran Archie Norman, the former Asda chief executive, as its new chairman. ...
Marks and Spencer names Archie Norman as new chairman image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 5th of May 2017 06:29:06 AM
....Retail veteran and former Conservative MP Archie Norman has been named Marks and Spencer's new chairman. Mr Norman, who built his reputation as boss of Asda, will replace Robert Swannell, who joined M&S in 2010. ...
Lidl on course to surpass Waitrose and enter UK supermarket top seven image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 3rd of May 2017 08:24:46 AM
....”. Kantar said premium own-label products were popular among shoppers, for example “The Best” line at Morrisons, which has pulled in more affluent customers since its launch last year, helping the Bradford-based grocer become the fastest-growing supermarket among the big four – including Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Asda. ...
Hummus 'crisis' sheds light on secret world of mass food production image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 29th of April 2017 08:00:25 AM
.... The buildings belong to Bakkavor, the international food manufacturer behind the mass withdrawal of the product from British supermarket shelves after customers complained of a metallic taste. These units off the Hanger Lane gyratory system – among 30 facilities on 19 different UK sites – manufacture hummus and other dips on an industrial scale for supermarket giants including Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Marks & Spencer, Waitrose, the Co-op, Asda and Morrisons, who sell them under their own brands. ...
Airport duty-free prices not always cheapest, says Which? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 06:00:29 AM
....Bargain airport prices for favourites such as gin and Toblerone are now likely to be cheaper at the supermarket, Which? has found. A 360g bar of Toblerone cost £4 at Bristol World Duty Free but £3 at Asda, while a 70cl bottle of Tanqueray gin cost £18 at Heathrow Terminal 2 and £15 at Morrisons, the consumer group found. ...
Why dental floss and kippers explain your rising post-Brexit shopping bill image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of April 2017 04:37:34 PM
....co. uk compiled data from Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Waitrose, Ocado and Morrisons and found that, while milk stood still at £1 for four pints everywhere, the cost of an exotic fish supper has increased markedly since last October. ...
Asda reignites row over 'farm' brands by relaunching value range image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of April 2017 05:30:26 AM
. The supermarket chain Asda has relaunched its value Smart Price food range as Farm Stores, reigniting the row about retailers’ controversial use of “fake farm” brands to sell products. ...
Fashion for gluten- and dairy-free continues to grow image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of April 2017 11:40:54 AM
....The latest figures from Kantar Worldpanel indicate that prices for butter, fish, tea and skincare have risen in the 12 weeks to 26 March, while categories including crisps, bacon, chocolate and fresh poultry have seen prices fall. Discount retailers Aldi and Lidl have continued to increase sales by about 15%, whereas Tesco, Sainsbury's and Asda saw their sales decline slightly. ...
Sharp rise in UK food prices inflates household shopping bill image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of April 2017 09:17:14 AM
....8%, after introducing more fresh and chilled lines. Bigger rivals Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Asda have seen sales and market share slip. ...
Poundland takes on Asda with low-cost clothing range image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 29th of March 2017 05:34:00 PM
.... A small range of low-price clothing items, such as socks, leggings and babygrows will also be available in 577 Poundland stores by the end of April. Andy Bond, the former Asda boss who heads the European arm of Steinhoff, said: “We are putting clothing into big Poundlands. ...
Please bring back my old British Airways | Victoria Coren Mitchell image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 26th of March 2017 12:01:15 AM
.... When Ryanair announces a new plan to halve seat sizes, ban books or remove toilets entirely and replace them with small cardboard beakers, a thrifty holidaymaker hears the comforting bell of frugality. That minibreak in Stockholm suddenly doesn’t seem so self-indulgent; she books it quickly, mentally tapping her back pocket like in the old Asda adverts. ...
New £1 coin: Tesco to leave trolleys unlocked image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 24th of March 2017 07:57:17 PM
....Fewer than 200 of Tesco's 3,500 UK stores have trolleys which need a coin or keyring token to use them. Asda, Morrisons and Sainsbury's have said their trolleys accept both the old coins and tokens and the new ones. ...
Cauliflower prices slashed as UK's warm weather leads to glut image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 24th of March 2017 05:05:46 PM
....Morrisons is to cut cauliflower prices to 75p early next week, after Tesco cut its prices from £1 to 79p this week. Asda cut its price to 70p on Thursday, compared with the 95p it was charging in late February. ...
Petrol and diesel prices cut amid pressure on retailers image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 24th of March 2017 03:15:07 PM
....Wholesale prices have dropped and motoring organisations have suggested this merits reduced pump prices. Tesco and Morrisons are cutting prices by 2p a litre on Friday, and Asda and Sainsbury's said they would reduce prices by up to 2p a litre on Saturday. ...
New £1 coin: Tesco to unlock every trolley as it misses deadline image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 24th of March 2017 01:37:58 PM
....The unlocking of the Tesco fleet at 200 of its biggest stores across the UK could provoke a fresh surge of trolley abuse, with shoppers having no financial incentive to return them. Other supermarket groups including Sainsbury’s, Asda, Morrisons, Aldi and Lidl said their trolleys had been fully converted. ...
Make your money go the distance this summer image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of March 2017 10:02:00 PM
.... . Instead, use an online currency service, such as Asda, ICE, FairFX, M&S, Post Office, Tesco or Travelex, who offer home delivery for around £5, or nothing at all on larger orders. ...
Asda withdraws Slimzone meals amid row with Slimming World image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 20th of March 2017 11:10:47 AM
. The supermarket chain Asda has withdrawn a range of slimming meals after a disagreement with weight loss organisation Slimming World. ...
Bye round pound image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 15th of March 2017 03:04:47 PM
....The bigger supermarkets, including Morrisons and Sainsbury's, say their trolleys will accept both the new and old £1 coin, as well as tokens used to resemble them. Asda told customers not to "worry about our trolleys" which will accept the new £1 coin, the existing version and trolley tokens. ...
Discounters 'exploit' lorry drivers image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 15th of March 2017 12:01:50 AM
.... . Big stores like Waitrose, Sainsburys and Asda said they do not allow drivers to unload, considering it safer for warehouse staff to do so. ...
Asda offers staff a pay rise for 'flexible' contract image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 13th of March 2017 03:18:08 PM
. Asda is offering staff a higher wage in exchange for a new contract which will introduce unpaid breaks and a requirement to work over Bank Holidays. ...
Petrol price war sparked as supermarket SLASHES fuel costs amid tumbling oil prices image
. Asda is cutting petrol prices by 2p a litre from tomorrow and more supermarkets are expected to follow suit in the coming days. ...
Britons like vodka and Nike and won't consider Airbnb, survey reveals image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 12th of March 2017 03:42:14 PM
....7bn for gambling firms last year. When it comes to groceries, Tesco remains the most popular choice, with 62% of consumers putting it in their top three, followed by Sainsbury’s, Asda and Aldi. ...
The farming revolution that aims to bring free-range milk to Britain image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 12th of March 2017 12:05:09 AM
....Free Range Dairy’s most noticed innovation has been a piece of branding: the Pasture Promise label, guaranteeing that the milk comes from cows that have grazed outdoors for the minimum six months. This month Asda agreed to initially stock Free Range Dairy farmers milk in 109 of its stores. ...
Replacing EU hospitality workers after Brexit 'will take 10 years' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 11th of March 2017 08:00:29 AM
.... In Italy working as a barista is not a bad thing,” she said, adding that her first mission was to learn English. For Congo-born Elie Kankolongdu, 20, who has been in the UK for five years, Pret is a step up from working in warehouses for Tesco and Asda. ...
Food inflation doubles in a month as UK shoppers start to feel the pinch image
....The rise in food prices ends a run of falling costs that began in September 2014 as supermarket competition in the sector intensified and companies stepped up price wars. Fraser McKevitt, head of retail and consumer insight at Kantar Worldpanel, said that supermarkets including Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda and Morrisons – the so-called big four – were now benefiting from rising prices. ...
Asda fined over dead mice and flies at Enfield depot image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 6th of March 2017 03:30:00 PM
. Supermarket chain Asda has been fined £300,000 for food safety breaches after inspectors found dead mice and flies at its north London home delivery depot. ...

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