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Sainsbury's to trial Patisserie Valerie products at counters Subscription

28 Apr 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Sainsbury’s will also increase the number of Sushi Gourmet counters from 20 to 50 by the end of the year

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Bakkavor insists houmous withdrawal not food safety issue Subscription

25 Apr 2017 | By Carina Perkins

Bakkavor has now admitted to being the supplier of Sainsbury’s own-label houmous

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Sainsbury's launches first Nectar 10X Points Weekend Subscription

25 Apr 2017 | By Michelle Perrett

Customers will be able to earn 10 Nectar points for every £1 they spend over May bank holiday

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Sainsbury's joins calls for free thermometers with fridges

20 Apr 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Sainsbury’s gave away one million thermometers across the UK last September

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Sainsbury's adds Russell Athletic sportswear to online range Subscription

19 Apr 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The range goes live on Sainsbury’s Tu clothing site today

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Sainsbury's faces Twitter backlash over new self-serve tills Subscription

18 Apr 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Users complained the tills were unable to weigh items or allow use of own bags

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Sainsbury's predicts great leap in salmon sales this Easter Subscription

13 Apr 2017 | By Beth Gault

Retailer expects to sell 10% more salmon compared to last Easter

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Sainsbury's extends nitrogen-cooled delivery truck trial Subscription

13 Apr 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The truck has saved 5.9 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions over the past 10 months

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Sainsbury's plans digital makeover for third of Argos stores Subscription

13 Apr 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Sainsbury’s has so far reported encouraging results from its Argos concessions

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Sainsbury's to roll out SmartShop app more widely

06 Apr 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The in-store shopping app will go out to a “much bigger” audience over the course of 2017

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Argos plans 80 days of date-stamped ads for spring/summer Subscription

05 Apr 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The 10-second ads will also focus heavily on its same-day delivery proposition

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Yvette Sowerby leaves Sainsbury's for Bakkavor technical role Subscription

05 Apr 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Sowerby will join Bakkavor’s UK operational team and also provide support to its US and Asia operations

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Sainsbury's trials cut-price Greengrocer's Value Selection fruit & veg range Subscription

04 Apr 2017 | By Kevin White

Range currently consists of six products and is designed to offer customers quality at ‘highly competitive prices’

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Sainsbury's ramps up snacking offer with 37 new products Subscription

30 Mar 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The retailer has added 26 branded line and 11 own label following a range review in February

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Recipe box service HelloFresh launches meal kits in Sainsbury’s

27 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

HelloFresh is introducing £10 meal kits for two into 35 Sainsbury’s stores in London and the South East

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Sainsbury's to launch high-end Tu womenswear fashion range

16 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The range will launch in 140 Sainsbury’s stores on Sunday

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City snapshot: Sainsbury's warns of competitive pressures as like-for-like sales decline Subscription

16 Mar 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Sainsbury’s CEO Mike Coupe has warned this morning of “very competitive” market conditions as like-for-like sales fell 0.5% at the supermarket in its fourth quarter, including a 4% slump in the general merchandise division. Plus, logistics firm Wincanton secures five-year contract with discount retail chain Wilko.

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Sainsbury's Tu clothing gets weather-responsive ad campaign

15 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Interactive screens will use Met Office data to show the best Tu outfit for current weather conditions

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Sainsbury's continues to back food waste programme

08 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Retailer could miss 50% food waste reduction target in year-long Swadlincote trial

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Chaos as Sainsbury's online ordering hit by IT glitch Subscription

06 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Customers also reported trouble getting through on the helpline

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Sainsbury's to axe price controller role and cut night shifts Subscription

06 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The changes will be subject to a 45-day consultation period

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Unite protests Sainsbury's HQ over Argos hub job uncertainty Subscription

03 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Unite staged a protest outside Sainsbury’s London HQ, calling for an end to uncertainty over 1,400 jobs at Argos hubs

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Contactless finally in all Sainsbury's stores Subscription

03 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Sainsbury’s has at last rolled out contactless payment technology across all its supermarkets and c-stores

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Sainsbury's kicks off 'autism-friendly' trial in Liverpool

01 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Staff have received training from community enterprise Autism Adventures to enable them to provide specialist assistance

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Sainsbury's takes top spot for MSC seafood Subscription

01 Mar 2017 | By Carina Perkins

Retailer is now best in world for suatainable seafood, but Morrisons is worst-ranked

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The ‘houmousgate’ affair: how secrecy gave the story unwanted mileage Subscription

26 Apr 2017 | By Carina Perkins

By refusing to explain exactly what’s happened, retailers and suppliers have opened the door to hysteria

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Sainsbury's results: what the analysts say Subscription

16 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

  Sainsbury’s Nine Elms store

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Lessons from this weekend’s ordering meltdown at Sainsbury’s Subscription

06 Mar 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Sainsbury’s handled the chaos well overall - but it could have done with being a bit more proactive

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Sainsbury's Local Subscription

02 Mar 2017 | By James Halliwell

Larger than your average c-store and no worse off because of it, this store was light and airy

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The shock megadeal that I just can’t see happening Subscription

31 Jan 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

One is big in the north, the other big in the south … but even so, specualtion of a Sainsbury’s-Morrisons merger would really push the envelope

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Sainsbury's Food Dancing ad is a brave departure - I like it Subscription

27 Jan 2017 | By Adam Leyland

Some Waitrose customers joke that “Sainsbury’s was invented to keep the chavs out of Waitrose”

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Sainsbury's is standing out with #fooddancing ad

26 Jan 2017

Sainsbury’s funky #fooddancing advert wasn’t just a new creative direction

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Sainsbury’s will need to be sensitive with its meat-free push Subscription

23 Jan 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

We all know the standing joke about giving up meat: you may not live longer, but it certainly feels like it

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Sainsbury’s food dancing: nice moves, or embarrassing dad? Subscription

18 Jan 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The campaign is aiming for a younger, hipper crowd but doesn’t quite hit the spot

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Argos strikes will worry Sainsbury’s, but Christmas apocalypse is unlikely Subscription

13 Dec 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Unite has proposed strike action against Wincanton

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How Sainsbury's Swadlincote test bed is cutting food waste

08 Dec 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Swadlincote providing the template for a wider rollout

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Greenpeace is wrong to single out Sainsbury's over tuna Subscription

21 Nov 2016 | By Carina Perkins

The supermarket has a good reputation on fish sustainability, so why is Greenpeace continually on its case?



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