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Young's adds mussels to The Funky Fish Kitchen Subscription

25 Oct 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Young’s this week launched the first mussels dish in its exclusive-to-Asda Funky Fish Kitchen range…

food waste

FareShare chief slams lack of action on food waste Subscription

24 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Just half a dozen companies in the food industry have introduced effective systems to divert food destined to become waste…

Asda Prosecco

Asda recalls Prosecco over shattering bottles

22 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Asda has recalled batches of its Prosecco Spumante Extra Dry wine following complaints about the bottles shattering.


Faccenda Foods extends roast-in-bag chicken range

20 Oct 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Faccenda Foods has extended its roast-in-bag flavoured chicken range with three new variants…

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Asda’s operating profit rockets by 18.3% in 2013 Subscription

10 Oct 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Asda saw a significant profit hike last year despite losing market share, new accounts in Companies House reveal.


Asda claims morale is high despite job cuts

06 Oct 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

Asda has insisted that staff morale remains high as its in-store restructure comes to a close…

Dragon's Fury

Alf Turner Dragon's Fury sausage listed by Asda

04 Oct 2014 | By Kevin White

Dragon’s Fury – a new spiced sausage from butcher Alf Turner & Sons – is to make its debut this month…


Asda banana pricing in Facebook storm

02 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Asda has come under fire on social media after a video claimed to show the retailer over-charging for pre-bagged bananas…

Asda gluten free

Asda signs up to Coeliac UK Gluten-free Guarantee

15 Sep 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Asda has committed  to offer a basket of eight core gluten-free food items in every store – making it the first supermarket to sign up to charity Coeliac UK’s Gluten-free Guarantee campaign.

Aunt Bessie's Yorkies

Aunt Bessie's Yorkshire puddings to make chilled debut at Asda Subscription

12 Sep 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Aunt Bessie’s is taking its Yorkshire puddings into the chilled aisle…

Funky Fish range

Young's expands Funky Fish Kitchen range in Asda

12 Sep 2014 | By Kevin White

Young’s is expanding its Asda-exclusive Funky Fish Kitchen chilled fish brand with six new products…

Little dish

Little Dish rolls out chunkier meals for older kids

11 Sep 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Little Dish has added chilled meals for older children to its menu…

Asda CEO Andy Clarke

Asda warns food costs will rise in an independent Scotland

11 Sep 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

Asda CEO and president Andy Clarke has said that an independent Scotland would see rising food costs.

Asda press ad

ASA throws out Tesco complaint over Asda ads

10 Sep 2014 | By Daniel Woolfson

The UK’s advertising watchdog has ruled in favour of Asda over a complaint that two of its advertisements inaccurately represented prices in relation to other retailers.

Asda Direct

Asda Direct website to close as retailer streamlines services

08 Sep 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

Asda is to close its Asda Direct general merchandise website as it looks to simplify its online services for shoppers.

Asda Click & Collect

Asda targets South East with click & collect ‘pods’

08 Sep 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

Asda is expanding its push into London and the South East with a new breed of ‘intelligent’ click & collect pods.

Mars new

Mars rolls out cake bars and branded in-store cookies

07 Sep 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Mars is next week launching branded cake bars and cookies…

London Underground

Asda brings click & collect to six more London Tube stations

02 Sep 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Asda is extending its partnership with Transport for London to include click & collect services at six more London Underground station car parks.

Andy Clarke, Asda

Andy Clarke: Asda staff morale 'not as bad as I had feared'

15 Aug 2014 | By Jon Yeomans, Eleanor Ross

Staff morale at Asda is holding up better than expected in light of its ongoing in-store management restructure…

Asda Pudsey 1

Asda sales grow 0.5% in second quarter

14 Aug 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

Asda’s like-for-like sales grew 0.5% in the 10 weeks ending 30 June, it revealed today.

Maggi coconut milk powder

Asda boosts world food with Sri Lankan and West African bays

09 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Asda is introducing 450 new ambient world foods products across eight ethnicities this month…


Asda urges distribution collaboration with third parties

20 Jul 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Asda has called for third-party logistics providers and manufacturers to get in contact…

sainsbury's underhanded leaflet in wolverhampton

Sainsbury's denies involvement in Asda Wolverhampton leaflets

20 Jul 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s has denied using underhand tactics to advertise its new Wolverhampton store…

Asda tills

Asda defends in-store manager restructure redundancy packages

13 Jul 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

Asda has defended the redundancy package it is offering in-store managers affected by its ongoing restructuring programme…


ABF grocery sales hit by loss of Silver Spoon contract with Asda

10 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Associated British Foods has reported a 5% drop in constant currency grocery sales following the loss of contracts at Silver Spoon.

Split pots

Asda Split Pots Favourite Desserts: acid test Subscription

17 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Suppliers continue to roll out products to extend the use of yoghurt beyond breakfast and into the desserts market…


Asda's profits may be strong but it is not immune to changing market Subscription

10 Oct 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Companies House figures for Asda today showed the supermarket’s operating profits up by 18% to almost £1bn last year.

Asda Pudsey 1

Asda takes no prisoners in latest G33 victory Subscription

10 Oct 2014 | By Adam Leyland

The phased rollout of the new Morrisons loyalty card-cum-discounter price-matching scheme means we have yet to…

Asda Pudsey 1

Asda charges to victory in Green 33

26 Sep 2014 | By Adam Leyland

Which supermarket sells environmentally friendly products at the lowest price?…

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The Times – they are a changing Subscription

23 Sep 2014 | Updated: 26 Sep 2014 | By James Halliwell

The Times isn’t keen on the discounters… but did Rachel Johnson’s critique hit the mark?


Asda seals fresher's week 33 win Subscription

19 Sep 2014 | By Adam Leyland

It was nip and tuck in this week’s Grocer 33, really…

Asda shopper

Asda Huyton pips Morrisons Crawley to seal Grocer 33

19 Sep 2014 | By Emma Page

High-scoring Asda Huyton store pips Morrisons Crawley by one point to seal Grocer 33 race…

Asda Huyton

Store of the week: Asda Huyton Subscription

19 Sep 2014 | By James Halliwell

We have an in-store Barclays, which is very popular with some of the local community whose local bank has shut down…

Asda store

Asda takes a runaway Grocer 33 prices win Subscription

05 Sep 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Asda has secured yet another Grocer 33 prices win, bringing its number of total victories this G33 year up to six…

Chosen by kids burgers

Asda Chosen by Kids Dinky British Beef Burgers: acid test Subscription

29 Aug 2014 | By Vince Bamford

The frozen burger category faced some tough PR challenges in the wake of Horsegate

asda checkout

Asda beats a resurgent Tesco to take Grocer 33 prices win Subscription

29 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Asda once again offered the cheapest basket, but Tesco has leapt from mid-table for the first time in seven weeks

asda checkout

Asda back in business to take lead for first time in Grocer 33 Subscription

22 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

After losing out to Lidl and Morrisons last week, Asda was back in business…

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