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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…

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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…

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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.

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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…

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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).

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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…

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Justin King: Sainsbury's 'in safe hands' with Mike Coupe

09 Jul 2014 | Updated: 10 Jul 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Justin King assured shareholders he is leaving Sainsbury’s in “safe hands” as he handed the reins to Mike Coupe…

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Sainsbury's lists first RSPCA Freedom Food rainbow trout

06 Jul 2014 | By Julia Glotz

The first ever Freedom Food-certified farmed rainbow trout has gone on sale in Sainsbury’s this weekend…

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Sainsbury's, Morrisons and Tesco profit projections widen

05 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

The supermarket price war has left equity analysts increasingly divided about the prospects of the three listed supermarke…

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Justin King reveals favourite Sainsbury's moments

04 Jul 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Outgoing Sainsbury’s CEO Justin King has revealed his favourite moments during his 10 years at the helm…

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Sainsbury's gives bigger herbs contract to Scotherbs

29 Jun 2014 | By Kevin White

Own-label fresh cut herbs for Sainsbury’s stores across Scotland, Northern Ireland and North West England…

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Co-operative Group mulls relaunch of its food magazine

28 Jun 2014 | By Beth Brooks

The Co-operative Group is considering an overhaul of its free in-store magazine The Co-operative Food…

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Sainsbury's hails success of 'Try By Sainsbury's' Subscription

28 Jun 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s has hailed the success of its recent own-label ‘Try the By Sainsbury’s range’ campaign…

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Netto and Sainsbury's pinpoint where they want 15 trial stores

28 Jun 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Netto has pinpointed where it wants to open its 15 trial stores when it makes its return to the UK this autumn…

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Sainsbury’s brings bureau de change to stores in Travelex deal

25 Jun 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s Bank has secured a new five-year contract with Travelex to grow its presence in the travel money market.

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Sainsbury's reduces sugar content of chilled juices

24 Jun 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s has reduced the sugar content of its own-label chilled juices by 83.5 tonnes a year following success with a 30% reduced sugar cranberry juice launched last year.

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Dragons' Den butcher listed in Sainsbury's

22 Jun 2014 | By Kevin White

Sainsbury’s has listed two sausages created by Dragons’ Den contestant Alf Turner & Sons…

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Sainsbury's completes raft of upgrades to grocery website Subscription

21 Jun 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s has completed the upgrade of its groceries website to a new platform…

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Sainsbury's slams Tesco calorie control initiative Subscription

21 Jun 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Sainsbury’s has criticised Tesco’s new WeightWatchers-style healthy eating initiative…

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Inside Netto: From Denmark with discounts Video

20 Jun 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

The news that Netto is returning to the UK in a joint venture with Sainsbury’s has taken many in the grocery industry by surprise. So what is the Netto brand?

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Sainsbury’s to bring back Netto in the UK

20 Jun 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s is helping bring discounter Netto back to the UK.


Northern Ireland’s Skea Eggs wins Sainsbury’s supply deal

16 Jun 2014 | By Kevin White

Northern Irish business Skea Eggs has secured a deal to supply Sainsbury’s with own-label free-range eggs.


Greenpeace to also scrutinise Aldi and Lidl in canned tuna survey Subscription

13 Jun 2014 | By Kevin White

Discounters are set to face greater scrutiny over how they source tinned tuna as Greenpeace expands its tuna survey…

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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…

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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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Sainsbury's Woolton Subscription

11 Jul 2014 | By Beth Brooks

The discounters are growing fast and it seems nearly every new development in the north is for an Aldi store…

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Sainsbury's balances old favourites and npd for Christmas: Pictures

11 Jul 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s is looking for the right balance between old favourites and new ideas.

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Iceland third as Sainsbury's takes first G33 service win Subscription

11 Jul 2014 | By Emma Page

Making its first appearance, as a guest retailer, in our new Grocer 33, Iceland came a very reasonable third…

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Mike Coupe's to-do list as Sainsbury's new CEO Subscription

10 Jul 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Mike Coupe officially took up his new role as chief executive of Sainsbury’s this week…

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Departure of King leaves big shoes to fill Subscription

09 Jul 2014 | Updated: 10 Jul 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

After a rapturous send off at Sainsbury’s AGM this morning, Justin King officially handed over the reins to Mike Coupe after a decade in the hot seat.

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Sainsbury's and Netto tie-up is a smart move

05 Jul 2014 | By Reinhard Kreth

the big four need to realise that the price war and discount retailers such as Aldi and Lidl are not going to go away…

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Sainsbury's rivals must be kicking themselves about Netto deal

28 Jun 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Dansk Supermarked and Sainsbury’s plan to bring Netto back to the UK has impressed analysts…

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Netto's return: Per Bank and Mike Coupe on how the jv will work Subscription

27 Jun 2014 | By James Halliwell

Dansk Supermarked CEO Per Bank and Sainsbury’s CEO-in-waiting Mike Coupe on their vision for Netto’s return to the UK…

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Sainsbury's and Netto: If you can't beat them, join them Subscription

20 Jun 2014 | Updated: 03 Jul 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

The major grocery retailers have been scratching their heads for some time over what to do about the rise of the discounters. Sainsbury’s now thinks it has got the answer.

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Sainsbury's Tu clothing faces online challenge Subscription

20 Jun 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Sainsbury’s Tu clothing faces online margin and profit challenge…

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