Sainsbury's 50p Challenge poster

Sainsbury’s draws social media mockery for ‘50p challenge’ poster

30 Sep 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s has come under fire on social media after a poster was displayed in one of its stores calling on staff to encourage shoppers to spend an extra 50p.

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Sainsbury’s triggers fuel price cuts as petrol reaches 2010 levels

30 Sep 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

Petrol prices are set to fall again for consumers at supermarket forecourts as Sainsbury’s kicked off a new round of price cuts.

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Sainsbury's adds I Prefer 30 eco-labels to Tu clothing range Subscription

27 Sep 2014 | By Andrew Stone

Sainsbury’s is introducing a new label on its Tu clothing range this season…

brand match

Sainsbury's shifts to a mid-low model pricing strategy

26 Sep 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

Sainsbury’s has overhauled its pricing strategy and revamped its Brand Match scheme…

Sainsbury's east village

Ellie Simmonds helps Sainsbury's open Olympic Park Local store

19 Sep 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Paralympic Games sponsor Sainsbury’s has opened a new convenience store close to the Olympic Park in London…


Sainsbury's rolls out shopping trolley for disabled children

15 Sep 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s is to introduce a new trolley for disabled children in all of its stores following a successful trial.

Sainsbury's Tu

Sainsbury's reveals its online ambitions for Tu clothing range

13 Sep 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s is aiming to have 90% of its Tu clothing range online by next year…

Justin King, Sainsbury's

Justin King warns of price rises if Scotland goes independent

12 Sep 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Former Sainsbury’s chief executive Justin King has warned that supermarket prices could rise in an independent Scotland.


Sainsbury's to relaunch Italian pizza range as stone-baked Subscription

12 Sep 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s is relaunching its nine-strong chilled Italian pizza line-up as a By Sainsbury’s range with stone-baked bases…


Digestive biscuits get traditional values with Tuckey's Subscription

12 Sep 2014 | By Lisa Riley

A former McVitie’s marketing director has launched a digestive biscuit made to a ‘traditional’ recipe…

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…


Riverside's No G gluten-free brand hits Sainsbury's

07 Sep 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Riverside Bakery’s gluten-free brand No G has secured its first major multiple listing…

Chartered Horticulturists

Chartered status for Institute of Horticulture members

07 Sep 2014 | By Kevin White

Six horticulturists are the first members of the Chartered Institute of Horticulture to achieve the new chartered status…

Wensleydale Creamery cheese

Wensleydale Creamery extends Yorkshire Sainsbury's listings

24 Aug 2014 | By Gillian Rowe

The Wensleydale Creamery has secured a contract with Sainsbury’s to supply Yorkshire stores with four more cheeses…

Sainsbury's tottenham

Sainsbury's kosher row: don't scapegoat frontline staff

23 Aug 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Sainsbury’s kosher goods row: store managers are innocent parties and should not be made into scapegoats…

Wyke smokey

Wyke Farms adds smoked Cheddar to range

22 Aug 2014 | By Kevin White

Wyke Farms will launch its first ever smoked Cheddar next week, with an exclusive listing with Sainsbury’s…

Justin King

Justin King to address Nisa's annual conference in Vienna

10 Aug 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Justin King continues to be linked to the top jobs at Formula 1 and Marks & Spencer…

Sainsbury's colney hatch

Sainsbury’s to use chiller heat to warm stores

28 Jul 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s has adopted new technology that allows it to use heat produced by chillers to heat its stores.


Sainsbury's takes out corporate green loan

26 Jul 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Sainsbury’s has taken out a corporate loan structured purely to invest in carbon reduction and sustainability projects…

Portlebay Sweet Range

Portlebay Popcorn adds three sweet flavours to range

23 Jul 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Portlebay Popcorn – founded by a former director of Burts Chips – has expanded its line-up with a sweet range…

Sainsbury's colney hatch

Sainsbury’s Cannock store to be powered by food waste

21 Jul 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s supermarket in Cannock, Staffordshire is to be powered entirely by food waste.

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…

Sainsbury's anniversary games

Sainsbury's gets set for Anniversary Games

17 Jul 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s is limbering up for the 2014 Sainsbury’s Anniversary Games which will be held in Horse Guards Parade this Sunday (20 July).

Sainsbury's beef wellington for christmas

Sainsbury's ramps up Christmas ordering service

12 Jul 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s shoppers will be able to purchase more than 70 products through the retailer’s customer ordering service this …


Banana prices pushed up by Sainsbury's and Waitrose Subscription

11 Jul 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Sainsbury’s and Waitrose have upped the price of bananas in the wake of rising costs…

Sainsbury's 1

Does Sainsbury's new pricing plan explain market share fall? Subscription

26 Sep 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

If the supermarkets were banking for better news from today’s Nielsen figures they were in for more disappointment.

Sainsbury's Macclesfield

Store of the week: Sainsbury's Macclesfield Subscription

26 Sep 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

This week’s shopping list had a green theme. How important is sustainability at your store?…

Sainsbury's Macclesfield

Sainsbury's Macclesfield wins green Grocer 33 battle Subscription

26 Sep 2014 | By Emma Page

Strong availability of green products helped Sainsbury’s triumph in our special green Grocer 33 this week…

Sainsbury's kings lynn

Kantar figures turn market gaze to Sainsbury's Subscription

23 Sep 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Today’s Kantar grocery market share figures won’t have improved any moods at Tesco, but it was Sainsbury’s that investors made suffer.

Horticulture grower on arable farm

Institute of Horticulture gains Royal Charter

20 Sep 2014

Sainsbury’s supply base is celebrating that the Queen has granted a Royal Charter to the Institute of Horticulture…

Sainsbury's colney hatch 2

Sainsbury's planning applications outside South are sharply up Subscription

12 Sep 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Applications outside its Southern heartland are sharply up…

John Walker

Store of the Week: Sainsbury’s Scarborough Subscription

29 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

The store expanded and brought with it a new café upstairs, a huge GM department, 9,000 extra sq ft of clothing

Sainsbury's Scarborough

Sainsbury’s Scarborough wins G33 service and availability Subscription

29 Aug 2014 | By Emma Page

Having recently undergone a renovation and extension, Sainsbury’s Scarborough looked fresh and airy

Alf Turner & Sons

Alf Turner & Sons secures more listings for Dragon's Egg

15 Aug 2014 | By Kevin White

Hampshire butcher Alf Turner & Sons has secured a raft of new listings for its Dragon’s Egg Scotch egg…

Sainsbury's HGV

Sainsbury's thinks bike with new HGV Subscription

31 Jul 2014 | Updated: 01 Aug 2014 | By Sara Spary

Sainsbury’s new HGV is aiming to make city streets safer for cyclists. Is it a step in the right direction?

Netto store artist's impression

Netto move by Sainsbury's is risky but astute

20 Jul 2014 | By Clive Black

Sainsbury’s decision to enter the British Limited Assortment Discount (LAD) market came as quite a surprise…

ocado shop

WH Smith, Sainsbury’s, Ocado among FTSE’s most shorted stocks Subscription

17 Jul 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

The grocers may have been battered by the stock market in 2014, but investors seem convinced they are yet to hit rock bottom

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