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Sainsbury's to phase out all multi-buy promotions Subscription

11 Feb 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

The retailer says it will remove the deals from across its entire grocery business by August

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Co-operative Group is fastest-growing non-discounter Subscription

09 Feb 2016 | By Andrew Don

Latest market data from Kantar Worldpanel also shows Aldi and Lidl increased sales but combined market share dips

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Argos deal set to make Sainsbury's top UK non-food retailer Subscription

05 Feb 2016 | By Edward Devlin

Sainsbury’s game-changing £1.3bn takeover of Argos would catapult the supermarket to become the largest non-food retailer

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Media Bites 4 Feb: Sainsbury's/Home Retail, EasyFoodstore, Mondelez Subscription

04 Feb 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Old Mutual, the third largest shareholder in Home Retail Group, has issued its support for Sainsbury’s £1.3bn takeover despite previously calling for a higher price.

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Sainsbury's offers Home Retail £1.3bn in improved takeover bid Subscription

02 Feb 2016 | By Edward Devlin

The bid is boosted by the £340m sale of the Homebase chain to Australia-based Westfarmers

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Media Bites 1 Feb: Sainsbury's/Home Retail, Tesco, Ocado Subscription

01 Feb 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

The big story in the papers is the upcoming deadline in Sainsbury’s pursuit of Home Retail Group, with the general consensus being that the supermarket needs to find more cash to get the deal done.

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Love Smoothies: healthy drinks trio wins Sainsbury's listing

29 Jan 2016 | By Simon Gwynn

The new flavours were created with former Fat Duck chef Stefan Cosser

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Sainsbury's recalls Just Cook chicken over packaging error Subscription

22 Jan 2016 | By Andrew Don

Some piri piri chicken packs may contain chicken and bacon lattices

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Sainsbury's recalls own label bread over metal fear

19 Jan 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

The retailer has offered a full refund to customers who bought recalled loaves

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Media Bites 14 Jan: Sainsbury's, Argos, Homebase Subscription

14 Jan 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Sainsbury’s bid for Home Retail Group (or Argos to be more precise) continues to dominate the business news in this morning’s papers

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Sainsbury’s Christmas results – what the analysts say Subscription

14 Jan 2016

Analysts have their say on Sainsbury’s Christmas trading update

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Wyke Farms to supply 'green' gas to Sainsbury's

13 Jan 2016 | By Andrew Don

Cheesemaker Wyke Farms could supply ‘green’ gas to other companies after announcing Sainsbury’s deal…

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Sainsbury's sales performance improves over Christmas as Mog proves a success Subscription

13 Jan 2016 | By Edward Devlin

Sainsbury’s like-for-like sales over the third quarter fell just 0.4%, with total revenues rising 0.8%

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Discounters score big in Kantar Christmas figures Subscription

12 Jan 2016 | By Andrew Don

Lidl records Christmas sales uplift of 18%, with Aldi at 13.3%

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Sainsbury's bid for Home Retail Group baffles analysts Subscription

08 Jan 2016 | By Edward Devlin

Sainsbury’s shock move for Argos and Homebase owner Home Retail Group left analysts scratching their heads

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Sainsbury’s confirms approach for Argos owner Home Retail Group Subscription

05 Jan 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Sainsbury’s has announced today that it made an approach to Homebase and Argos owner Home Retail Group in November that was rejected.

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Sainsbury's jazzes up its Christmas jumpers Video

23 Dec 2015 | By Michelle Perrett

New range of jumpers for dogs promoted by canine jazz band

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Jessops opens concession at Sainsbury's Emersons Green

22 Dec 2015 | By Michelle Perrett

Jessops 50th store is its eleventh tie-up with Sainsbury’s

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Sainsbury's stays ahead of the market as share hits 16.7% Video Subscription

15 Dec 2015 | By Michelle Perrett

Strong performances from Sainsbury’s, The Co-operative Group and Aldi and Lidl

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Sainsbury's to work with Swadlincote on food waste initiative Subscription

02 Dec 2015 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Sainsbury’s picks Swadlincote for green town trial

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Sainsbury's hits the gym to tackle excess space issue Subscription

27 Nov 2015 | By Andrew Don

Sainsbury’s has applied for planning permission to give 12,000 sq ft of its 66,000 sq ft Preston Deepdale store to a gym

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Sainsbury's gets set for Thanksgiving boost to sales

24 Nov 2015 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Sainsbury’s expecting sales spike in the run-up to Thanksgiving

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Sainsbury's runs out of Mog the cat 10 days after Christmas ad

23 Nov 2015 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Sainsbury’s runs out of Mog toys as internet sellers look to cash in

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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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Sainsbury's fall in profits illustrates severity of the task Subscription

13 Nov 2015 | By Edward Devlin

The green shoots didn’t last long for Sainsbury’s as shares slump 7% after profits falter.

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Sainsbury's to end multibuys as it focuses on lower prices Subscription

12 Feb 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Sainsbury’s is phasing out all multibuy promotions by the summer as it continues to move to an every day low pricing model

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Sainsbury's is listening to customers saying bogof to multibuys Subscription

12 Feb 2016 | By Adam Leyland

Another week, another brave move by Sainsbury’s, with its plans to scrap all multibuys by August

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Sainsbury's Hazel Grove, Stockport: G33 store of the week Subscription

11 Feb 2016 | By Andrew Don

Clothing is up 8% to 10% by value at our store, general merchandise up 6% and produce 8% to 9%

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My Week… by Mike Coupe (as told to Bill Tush) Subscription

04 Feb 2016

At the risk of introducing superfluous levity into this transformative acquisition

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Sainsbury's Crystal Peaks wins with great Grocer 33 score Subscription

29 Jan 2016 | By Lauren Morgan

Sainsbury’s Crystal Peaks store supplied all 33 items, and offered superb shop floor service

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Sainsbury's Crystal Peaks, Sheffield: G33 store of the week Subscription

29 Jan 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

I’ve been here for seven months and the store has been going well

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Sainsbury's springs a Grocer 33 pricing surprise Subscription

28 Jan 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Sainsbury’s came in £1.26 cheaper than nearest rival Asda

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Mike Coupe signals it’s ‘not if but when’ with Argos offer Subscription

13 Jan 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Sainsbury’s now has until 2 February to make a firm offer

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'Put up or shut up' looms as JS looks to fight Amazon battle Subscription

08 Jan 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

What’s behind Sainsbury’s audacious £1.1bn approach for Argos owner Home Retail Group and how has the media reacted?

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The Home Retail Group logic for Sainsbury's Mike Coupe Subscription

08 Jan 2016 | By Adam Leyland

Mike Coupe must have been less than thrilled to see his opportunistic November bid for Home Retail Group out in the open

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Sainsbury's Milton Keynes beats rivals by 10 points Subscription

27 Nov 2015 | By Lauren Morgan

It’s another victory for Sainsbury’s this week – its 11th since June

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Sainsbury's Milton Keynes: G33 store of the week Subscription

26 Nov 2015 | By Ronan Hegarty

”We work really hard to spend time with colleagues right from their induction to show them what great customer service look”

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