Sainsbury's results: what the analysts say Subscription
Industry commentary after Sainsbury’s positive results this morning
Sainsbury’s shares soar on profit upgrade Subscription
Sainsbury’s shares have risen by more than 13% in early trading this morning after upgrading its full-year profit forecast.
The German discounters, Aldi and Lidl, reported sales growth of 17.3% and 16% over the period
Household food waste is an escalating issue, with 7m tonnes of food and drink wasted annually
Five years after a failed attempt to penetrate China, Sainsbury’s has announced that it will work with Alibaba
Sainsbury’s is setting out to change the perception of farming among young people by becoming the first retailer to…
Former Sainsbury's buyer writes GSCOP advice book Subscription
A former veteran Sainsbury’s buyer is writing an online book on how suppliers could learn to make better use of GSCOP
Tesco and Sainsbury’s have recalled own-label bran flakes over fears they may contain pieces of plastic.
137,000 of Sainsbury’s store staff will get a pay increase of 4%, taking Sainsbury’s standard rate of pay to £7.36 per hour
Sainsbury's to begin contactless rollout Subscription
Sainsbury’s is to introduce contactless payment into its stores from September…
The retailer has optimised the Sainsbury’s.co.uk homepage to make the shopping and browsing experience easier
The web-version of the scheme will be an exact replica of how it currently works in-store, comparing the total price of branded lines against Asda
Sainsbury’s has launched a new dedicated website that enables shoppers across the UK to order its Tu clothing range
Mallow & Marsh bars roll into Sainsbury's stores Subscription
Confectionery brand Mallow & Marsh is launching marshmallow bars into 250 Sainsbury’s stores…
Sainsbury’s has agreed to sell its pharmacy business to Celesio AG, the owner of Lloyds Pharmacy for £125m.
Overall sales and shopper numbers also up, with prices now down 1.6%
“Kiddyum had an innovative product and well thought-out business plan,” said Sainsbury’s business unit director James Bailey
The supermarket had agreed to purchase Rovers’ stadium in 2011 and lease it to the football club while its new stadium was built, but pulled out
Aldi and Lidl reach new highs as David Potts looks to be righting the ship
The supermarket’s business development director had been on the board since 2010
The RSPCA’s Freedom Food animal welfare scheme is targeting a 200% increase in the amount of products certified…
Three high profile food industry figures have been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.
The Sainsbury’s chief executive will no longer face a two-year prison sentence
Sainsbury’s boss Mike Coupe sees better times ahead Subscription
Sainsbury’s CEO Mike Coupe has speculated that its 2.1% first quarter like-for-like sales decline could signal the “low point of the cycle” as deflation eases and volumes return.
”This is my last day and what a brilliant sign-off it is to win store of the week”
Sainsbury’s Ipswich certainly impressed this week, achieving full marks for availability
”Our strategy of value simplification and EDLP has also really helped us manage stock levels”
”It has always been a challenge in store. Footfall is one of the highest across all Sainsbury’s stores”
Sainsbury's Cardiff impresses our mystery shopper Subscription
Full marks for shop floor service was the difference for this week’s store of the week
Customer service is absolutely my focus and it is the same for my colleagues. They know the area and the customers
Hot topic: Sainsbury's pay rise Subscription
Both Mike Coupe and his fellow supermarket bosses will continue to face tough questions over pay
The grocery industry faces “unprecedented turmoil” and to offer 137,000 staff a 4% rise in the midst of that is no small feat
Sainsbury's Woolton is 'fast and hassle free' Subscription
Sainsbury’s Woolton had no trouble taking the win this week, scoring an impressive 19 points more than its closest rival…
”Staff are 100% committed and passionate about how we treat customers”
Given this was an early Saturday morning shop, availability was surprisingly poor among the top five supermarket chains
Online snack business Graze is expanding into retail with a roll-out into 850 Sainsbury’s stores.