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Sainsbury's to trial early delivery slots in Scotland Subscription

23 Feb 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Sainsbury’s is launching early morning home delivery slots in Scotland for the first time next month


Sainsbury's plans wider trial of same-day delivery Subscription

23 Feb 2017

The trial in 30 stores was “going well”, said Sainsbury’s, which is identifying more potential sites

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Sainsbury's to remove all plastic from its cotton buds

22 Feb 2017 | By Matt Strudwick

Supermarket will use a biodegradable glue having already pledged to replace the plastic stick with paper by the end of 2017

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Mike Coupe hits out at 'failing' business rates system Subscription

20 Feb 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Coupe criticised the system for failing to take into account new online players in the market

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Sainsbury's adds five SKUs to frozen meat-free lineup Subscription

16 Feb 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The supermarket advertised the addition of five new meat alternatives on its website this week

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Sainsbury's #fooddancing ad proves a hit on Twitter Subscription

15 Feb 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The 6,788 mentions on Twitter since launch on 18 January are overwhelmingly positive…

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Sainsbury's pledges support for our food waste campaign

02 Feb 2017 | By Megan Tatum

Sainsbury’s has become the eighth major supermarket to back The Grocer’s Waste Not Want Not campaign

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Sainsbury's claims first with freshly baked gluten-free bread Subscription

27 Jan 2017 | By Beth Gault

The supermarket will provide six varieties from 188 of its in-store bakeries

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Sainsbury's accused of 'anti-meat agenda' Subscription

27 Jan 2017 | By Kevin White, Emma Weinbren

The NFU is seeking urgent talks with the supermarket over its move to promote vegetables over meat in selected stores

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Saucy Fish takes on frozen category with five-strong range Video Subscription

27 Jan 2017 | By Kevin White

The Icelandic Seachill-owned brand has secured a listing in 600 Sainsbury’s stores

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Habitat begins expansion plans with standalone Mini in Leeds

26 Jan 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The Sainsbury’s-owned brand is intending to trial more small-format stores and concessions

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Sainsbury's chair warned over using staff to renovate home Subscription

24 Jan 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Company board found Tyler breached ethical code of conduct but made no financial gain

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Sainsbury's to encourage higher veg consumption with trial

23 Jan 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

 mThe retailer is to place vegetarian alternatives next to meat products and reward shoppers who choose vegetarian products

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Sainsbury's unveils food dancing ad Video

18 Jan 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

First execution by Wieden & Kennedy marks dramatic change in direction

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Sainsbury’s Christmas results: what the analysts say Subscription

11 Jan 2017

Leading retail and City analysts react to the latest results

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City snapshot: 'Good' Christmas for Sainsbury's as sales creep higher Subscription

11 Jan 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Sainsbury’s hailed a “good” Christmas performance as sales in the 15 weeks to 7 January rose 0.8%, with like-for-like sales nudging up 0.1%

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The Jolly Hog wins more space for sausages in Sainsbury's

03 Jan 2017 | By Kevin White

Brand has also secured first bacon listing with retailer

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Christmas dinners set to generate £92m of leftovers Subscription

23 Dec 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

12% of families will generate waste by throwing leftovers in the bin…

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Brits staggering Christmas shop to spread cost

20 Dec 2016 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Sainsbury’s said one third of its shoppers began stocking up on mince pies and Christmas puddings over four months ago 

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Sainsbury's and Tesco add more Christmas treats for pets Subscription

19 Dec 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Increasing number of owners are treating their pets to festive dinners and gifts


Argos delivery drivers call off strike plans

14 Dec 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Argos delivery drivers have suspended strike action over the Christmas period following successful negotiations over holiday pay

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Sainsbury's launches three courses to tackle modern slavery Subscription

13 Dec 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Sainsbury’s is a founding member of the Stronger Together food industry initiative

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Sainsbury's unveils 'crunch-o-meter' for crisps

12 Dec 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The acceptable level of crunchiness will be set by human tasters for each product during development

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Sainsbury's launches courgette and squash lasagne slices Subscription

08 Dec 2016 | By Beth Gault

Retailer adds to growing carb alternative lineup

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Sainsbury's trials SmartOffers personalised Nectar app Subscription

08 Dec 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The app has been launched in Sainsbury’s Brighton and Heathfield High Street branches


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


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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Six key messages from Mike Coupe on Sainsbury's strategy Subscription

28 Sep 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The Sainsbury’s CEO was upbeat about strategy today, despite a 1.1% fall in like-for-likes

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Sainsbury’s rolls out fourth ‘emergencies’ service with charming cycling scheme Subscription

27 Sep 2016 | By James Halliwell

Sainsbury’s has launched a brainwave of a money-spinner that doesn’t involve buying up 1980s high street brands

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#Sandwichgate serves up food for thought for Sainsbury's Subscription

07 Sep 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Some meal deal fans are are upset at how JS has revamped its £3 lunchtime offer, so will rivals take advantage?


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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