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CMA gives green light for Sainsbury's pharmacy sale to Celesio Subscription

29 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The £125m deal can proceed as long as Celesio sells off 12 of its existing LloydsPharmacy businesses

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Sainsbury's looks to cut waste with sausage snap packs

28 Jul 2016 | By Beth Gault

The pack splits the product into two sets of sausages with a peelable seal

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CMA green lights Sainsbury's takeover of Home Retail Subscription

22 Jul 2016

The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority has given the green light to Sainsbury’s acquisition of Home Retail Group and its Argos retail network.


Sainsbury's launches same-day delivery service

21 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Three stores are participating in trial with a planned roll-out to 30 by Christmas

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Sainsbury's bosses advise Asda against 'illogical' price war Subscription

19 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Retailer will never regain its position as cheapest in the market, chiefs argue

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Sainsbury’s drops multibuy deals two months ahead of schedule Subscription

15 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The retailer had planned to stop all multibuys on food in August

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Tesco and Sainsbury’s recall canned pasta lines over rubber fears

13 Jul 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

A small number of cans possibly contaminated by the foreign objects

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Netto launches closing down sales as shoppers report 'mayhem'

13 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The 50%-off sales have led to reduced opening hours and in-store chaos

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Sainsbury's petitioned over 16 Netto store closures Subscription

11 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

University of York lecturer Kevin Tennent is urging Sainsbury’s to reconsider the closures

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Sainsbury's gears up for push on food-to-go offer Subscription

08 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Sainsbury’s looks set to launch a new food-to-go range that includes dairy, fresh and confectionery products

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Sainsbury's to pay householders to 'waste less, save more'

07 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Households will evaluate their success through questionnaires, interviews, food waste diaries and blogs

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Sainsbury’s plays down impact of Brexit on Home Retail Group prospects Subscription

05 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Brexit named as risk in deal prospectus, but Sainsbury’s confident can thrive in potentially ‘challenging’ environment

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Sainsbury's calls halt to Netto joint venture after two years Subscription

04 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

All 16 Netto stores are set to close next month

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Explore Asian lines win listings in Sainsbury's pasta aisle Subscription

23 Jun 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

The arrangement with 364 Sainsbury’s stores will be the first time the brand has sat alongside mainstream pasta products…

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Sainsbury's trials zero-emission truck refrigeration unit Subscription

22 Jun 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

The truck will operate from Sainsbury’s Altham Point depot to stores in the London area

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John Rogers to lead HRG as Sainsbury's shakes up management Subscription

10 Jun 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Sainsbury’s group finance director Ed Barker will take over from Rogers as chief financial officer

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Sainsbury's trials Chop Chop one-hour delivery in Wandsworth Subscription

10 Jun 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The supermarket will pick up and deliver food by bicycle to customers’ within the space of an hour

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Argos puts in best performance for two years Subscription

09 Jun 2016 | By Edward Devlin

Home Retail Group has given Sainsbury’s a boost today as it revealed Argos put in its strongest sales growth performance in eight quarters.

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Sainsbury's Q1 results: what the analysts say Subscription

08 Jun 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Retail and city experts take sceptical view of supermarket’s upbeat Q1 statement

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June weather sees mince pie boom for Sainsbury's

06 Jun 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Typically wintery foods such as stuffing and gravy also soared last week

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Sainsbury's doubles its own-label allergen-free food range Subscription

03 Jun 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The range will have new-look packaging that clearly labels which allergens it is free from

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SCC wins cheese contract for Sainsbury's Basics range Subscription

02 Jun 2016 | By Kevin White

The processor will make 13 products at its new £8.5m cheese production facility in Gwynedd

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Sainsbury's defends itself against ‘Prosecco-gate’ criticism

02 Jun 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

A money-off promotion was axed after stocks ran almost dry

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Granny Cool defeats Dragons to win Sainsbury's listings

31 May 2016 | By Beth Gault

Preserves brand was told by Peter Jones that it would never go national

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John West faces tuna action in Sainsbury's by Greenpeace Subscription

26 May 2016

Teams of volunteers targeted 50 Sainsbury’s locations last Saturday


Sainsbury's Gateshead: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

28 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

”I think the colleagues deserve a massive mention because we’ve done really well under some trying times”

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Sean Clarke would do well to ignore Mike Coupe’s price war advice Subscription

20 Jul 2016 | By James Halliwell

It’s very generous for the JS boss to help out, but his advice on what’s best for Asda should be taken with a pinch of salt


Netto: why Sainsbury's and Dansk pulled the plug on joint venture Subscription

07 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Four reasons why the plug was pulled on Sainsbury’s Netto joint venture with Dansk

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Sainsbury's Rayleigh Weir: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

30 Jun 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

There are only about three Sainsbury’s stores with a dentist in the country, and ours has gained quite a bit of interest

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Sainsbury's Barnwood: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

23 Jun 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

Winning The Grocer 33 store of the week has put a spring in everyone’s step!

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Sainsbury's Drumchapel: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

27 May 2016

When Argos opened in August, it increased footfall and brought people to the store who hadn’t considered shopping here


Eight key insights from the Sainsbury's results Subscription

06 May 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

An improved multichannel offering and optimum convenience for shoppers will form the basis of Sainsbury’s strategy

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Sainsbury's Luton Road, Dunstable: G33 store of the week Subscription

14 Apr 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

”Our hardcore shoppers know how it works and use Brand Match to their advantage the best they can”


Sainsbury’s must dodge drop-off in customer service Subscription

06 Apr 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

You might think the mood this week would be one of celebration at the retailer’s Holborn HQ

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Sainsbury's Redhill: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

31 Mar 2016

We are having a major refurbishment that will take the size of the store to 60,000 sq ft


Sainsbury's Archer Road, Sheffield is 'perfect' for service Subscription

18 Mar 2016 | By Lauren Morgan

Sainsbury’s Sheffield store won the Holborn retailer its 18th win for service this G33 year

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Sainsbury's The Clink, Bridgwater: G33 store of the week Subscription

04 Mar 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

We have a number of staff working here who have been with us since this store opened in 1989

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