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Asda Price Guarantee placed under review Subscription

20 Nov 2015 | By Edward Devlin

CEO Andy Clarke confirmed a decision on the scheme would come early next year

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Asda sales fall in Q3 as conditions remain “tough” for Andy Clarke Subscription

17 Nov 2015 | By Edward Devlin

Like-for-like sales at Asda have fallen by -4.5% in the third quarter as the supermarket price war, food price deflation and the continued growth of the discounters all took their toll.

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Aldi and Lidl reach combined 10% of UK grocery as sales surge

17 Nov 2015 | By Andrew Don

Kantar Worldpanel figures show Lidl enjoyed a 19% surge in sales year on year in the latest 12-week period

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Asda suppliers 'facing Reset all over again' Subscription

13 Nov 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Asda is launching a major range rationalisation as part of boss Andy Clarke’s Project Renewal

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Asda targets 40m new customers with ToYou parcel collection service Subscription

12 Nov 2015 | By Andrew Don

Asda has launched what it says is a game changer in the collection and return of deliveries in a bid to drive 40m more customer visits every year by 2019

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Asda turns back on Black Friday due to 'shopper fatigue'

10 Nov 2015 | By Nick Norton

Asda, the pioneer of Black Friday in the UK, pulls plug on sales scramble

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Asda pledges to source '100% sustainable' bananas Subscription

06 Nov 2015 | By Kevin White

Asda is to switch its entire banana supply to sustainable sources from March 2016

Asda launches Christmas TV campaign Video

02 Nov 2015 | By Michelle Perrett

The campaign celebrates the lengths people will go to for an enjoyable festive season

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Former Asda executive Martin Dawson joins Poundland Subscription

28 Oct 2015 | By Andrew Don

He replaces Tim McDonnell who is taking up a new role within the retailer

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Asda goes back to basics in major strategy u-turn Subscription

23 Oct 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Asda boss Andy Clarke was this week forced into a u-turn just 18 months into the launch of a five-year strategic plan

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Asda hails Northern Irish online grocery boom

22 Oct 2015 | By Andrew Don

E-commerce sales in Northern Ireland are growing faster than in any other region, Asda says 

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Shopper Marketing: Asda Retailtainment by Momentum Worldwide Subscription

22 Oct 2015 | By Vince Bamford

Momentum Worldwide’s approach to Halloween gave families a real reason to visit Asda

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Conditions remain tough for big four as discounters speed up growth again Subscription

20 Oct 2015 | By Edward Devlin

Trading conditions for the big four supermarkets are showing no signs of improving as Aldi and Lidl ramp up growth again, according to the latest market share data.


Asda targets the discounters with Christmas price war plan Subscription

20 Oct 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Source at the retailer says Asda will “park our tanks” on the discounters’ lawns

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Asda unveils new strategy with Project Renewal Subscription

19 Oct 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Key elements of the new strategy include slowing down planned expansion in London and “re-phasing” plans to develop more click & collect sites

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Asda hires Roger Burnley from Sainsbury's as new COO

13 Oct 2015 | By Andrew Don

Burnley, who is set to join Asda early next year, will replace Mark Ibbotson


Asda profits hit £1bn despite shrinking sales Subscription

08 Oct 2015 | By Edward Devlin

Asda has pushed profits past the £1bn mark - despite sales falling 0.4% to £23.2bn and market share dipping - thanks to its low-cost operating model.

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Gino D'Acampo teams up with Asda for fresh pizza base range Subscription

30 Sep 2015 | By James Halliwell

The range is set to roll out on 5 October in three varieties

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Asda shakes up e-commerce team as Chappell departs Subscription

24 Sep 2015 | By Andrew Don

Asda has revamped its e-commerce business following the departure of vice-president of e-commerce and supply chain Gavin C…

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Disposable income up £18 a week, says Asda Income Tracker Subscription

23 Sep 2015 | By Andrew Don

Asda CEO Andy Clarke said the strengthening economy was to thank for the boost

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Sainsbury's grows sales again as Tesco market share continues to fall Video

22 Sep 2015 | By Ben Adams

The German discounters, Aldi and Lidl, reported sales growth of 17.3% and 16% over the period

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Botulism scare forces Asda pickled beetroot recall

17 Sep 2015 | By Vince Bamford

Clostridium botulinum can cause the rare but potentially deadly food poisoning botulism

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Trio of Scottish breweries secure new Asda listings

02 Sep 2015 | By Andrew Don

Asda’s Scottish stores are to stock 16 craft beers from a trio of local breweries in deals worth £325,000 in total.

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Porky Whites to launch trio of new pork lines into Asda Subscription

26 Aug 2015 | By Helen Gilbert

The brand also plans a low-fat sausage in the new year

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Asda to donate £360k raised from Welsh plastic bags

24 Aug 2015 | By Michelle Perrett

The money raised from the Welsh Government’s 5p single use carrier bag initiative will be distributed via the Community Foundation in Wales

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Asda's Price Guarantee isn't cutting it: expect it to go Subscription

20 Nov 2015 | By James Halliwell

The five-year rise of the discounters has changed the grocery landscape

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Minimum price absent from Asda banana move Subscription

19 Nov 2015

It’s a shame that Asda has picked the lowest-hanging fruit when the trickier ones were still within reach

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Asda's To You move is an intriguing new twist on Doddle model Subscription

13 Nov 2015 | By Adam Leyland

Asda’s new ToYou is an intriguing new twist on the Collect+/Doddle model

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Are retailers falling out of love with Black Friday? Subscription

11 Nov 2015 | By James Halliwell

Buried under a heap of recrimination and Polaroid flatscreen TVs, the romance between Asda and Black Friday is over

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Asda and Lidl are first off the mark with their Christmas TV ads – but do they deliver? Subscription

02 Nov 2015 | By James Halliwell

The first of the seasonal supermarket ads have hit our screens

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Click & collect: as Asda slows development, what now? Subscription

30 Oct 2015 | By Megan Tatum

Asda’s announcement that it would halt plans to roll out click & collect to 1,000 locations by 2018 represents a surprise


Grocer 33 Online Star Order: Asda e-commerce chief Jon Bell Subscription

09 Oct 2015 | By Ronan Hegarty

”As part of our Make Us Proud initiative we have given a lot of training to our whole team of e-commerce colleagues”


Asda profits escape property writedown carnage Subscription

08 Oct 2015 | By Edward Devlin

Asda has pushed profits past £1bn as it managed to avoid the massive one-off costs on writedowns that have blighted rivals

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Asda Vanilla & Caramel Fudge Kit: acid test Subscription

18 Sep 2015 | By Vince Bamford

This kit is part of Asda’s Great to Bake Country Fair range, which also includes a Chocolate Chunk fudge kit

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Asda Grocer 33 prices win aided by coffee and rum deals Subscription

17 Sep 2015 | By Ronan Hegarty

It’s time Asda’s rivals woke up and smelled the coffee – or poured themselves a stiff rum and coke

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Acid Test: Asda Caramel Popcorn Cereal Subscription

03 Sep 2015 | By Vince Bamford

Popcorn sales soared 38.1% last year to £87.4m on volumes up 25.6%…

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Why Asda's current strategy isn't cutting it Subscription

21 Aug 2015 | By Adam Leyland

Did the media smell blood? Or was it just silly season, with under-employed hacks going along for the ride?

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