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Tesco to cut more night shifts with new replenishment rotas Subscription

05 Feb 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco will continue to cut 24-hour operations across its stores

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Tesco-owned NutriCentre sheds 80% of its range in Project Reset Subscription

05 Feb 2016 | By Ian Quinn

NutriCentre, which had boasted the largest range of health products in Europe, has slashed its range from 26,000 products to 6,000

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Müller and Tesco deal hailed as dairy game changer Subscription

04 Feb 2016 | By Kevin White

Müller Milk & Ingredients has promised to “add value, quality and innovation” into the fresh milk fixture

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Tesco recruits British farmers for lamb trial Subscription

04 Feb 2016 | By Kevin White

The retailer wants to address volatility in the lamb market

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Tacon charges Tesco £1m for code investigation Subscription

03 Feb 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Adjudicator describes Tesco’s bill as a “significant sum”

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Tesco increases hourly basic rate of pay but cuts overtime Subscription

02 Feb 2016 | By Ian Quinn

The deal includes a 3.1% hourly rate pay increase for shop workers from July

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Tesco reveals plans to scrap 24-hour opening at 76 stores Subscription

29 Jan 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco has revealed plans to scrap night-time opening at dozens of stores

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Tesco expected to announce 25% switch of its milk supply Subscription

28 Jan 2016 | By Kevin White

The retailer is expected to make a decision within days

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Tesco reopens Carlisle superstore eight weeks after Storm Desmond

28 Jan 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

Improvements to reopened store include new clothing section and a larger pharmacy

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Tesco illegally deducted 'millions' in supplier payments, GCA reveals Subscription

26 Jan 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Retailer also systematically delayed payments owed to food and drink companies, in some cases by more than two years

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Tesco cuts night shift alongside 24-hour opening at Extra store Subscription

25 Jan 2016 | By Ian Quinn

All staff switching to daytime and evening shifts with other stores to be considered for same treatment

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Tesco to close both its London food to go standalone stores Subscription

25 Jan 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco says customers prefer the wider selection of its Express stores

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Tesco adds two Finest alcohol-free sparkling wines Subscription

22 Jan 2016 | By Simon Gwynn

Prosecco-style drinks promise a ‘wow’ factor and a taste of the real thing…

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Tesco offers free fruit nationwide as it fights 'Blue Monday'

18 Jan 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Retailer set to offer shoppers a fresh pick-me-up on most depressing day of the year

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Tesco corporate affairs director Rebecca Shelley to exit Subscription

14 Jan 2016 | By Ian Quinn

“Highly valued” Shelley “had one or two communications challengers” in her four-year spell at Tesco

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Tesco Christmas results: what the analysts say Subscription

14 Jan 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Better-than-expected Christmas trading results a pleasant surprise for the market

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Tesco grows like-for-likes over Christmas as Dave Lewis hails 'fightback' Subscription

14 Jan 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco recorded like-for-like UK growth of 1.3% in the six weeks to 9 January, with volumes up 3.5% year on year

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City snapshot: Tesco’s UK Christmas like for like sales up by 1.3% Subscription

14 Jan 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Like for like sales at Tesco rose 1.3% in the six week Christmas period, which Tesco described as a “significant improvement on recent results”

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Discounters score big in Kantar Christmas figures Subscription

12 Jan 2016 | By Andrew Don

Lidl records Christmas sales uplift of 18%, with Aldi at 13.3%

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New Cabaret apple variety set to reach Tesco in two years

08 Jan 2016 | By Carina Perkins

Avalon Produce has developed another new apple variety as part of its partnership with Tesco

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Tesco to add surcharge on non-food click & collect under £30 Subscription

06 Jan 2016 | By Ian Quinn

The surcharge will come in on 2 February

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Tesco defends New Zealand lamb procurement at Efra Committee

21 Dec 2015 | By Kevin White

The retailer claimed it couldn’t get enough British lamb of the right quality throughout the year

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Tesco raising minimum delivery spend slows online grocery growth Subscription

18 Dec 2015 | By Ellis Hawthorne

According to the latest Kantar figures, online growth has slowed from 15% in August to just 7.4% this month

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Tesco and Asda promise thousands more staff in Christmas run-up Subscription

17 Dec 2015 | By Michelle Perrett

Grocers ramp up customer service spend as they hope to deliver a Merry Christmas

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Tesco offers dog pampering to boost Extra store Subscription

16 Dec 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Pampered pooches are the latest plan from Tesco to make use of excess space

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Tesco report is making an impact - and there's more to come Subscription

04 Feb 2016

Ten days on from my Tesco investigation report, it’s a good time to reflect on how my findings have been received

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Tacon category probe captaincy to stir up new hornet's nest Subscription

01 Feb 2016 | By Ian Quinn

As adjudicator closes file on Tesco she opens another into practices that are “rife” in industry

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Tesco chief product officer Jason Tarry on his Tacon to-do list Subscription

01 Feb 2016 | By Adam Leyland

But there is more to do, admits chief product officer Jason Tarry

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Tacon verdict will get a mixed reaction at best from suppliers Subscription

29 Jan 2016 | By Adam Leyland

Tacon wants to investigate the evolution, as she calls it, of the role of category captaincy

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Beautifully Balanced Mediterranean Style Grains: acid test Subscription

28 Jan 2016 | By Simon Gwynn

Last year, pouch rice overtook plain packaged rice to become the bestselling format in the rice & noodles category

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Tesco report underlines GCA’s lack of teeth Subscription

26 Jan 2016 | By Ian Quinn

It is clear that, despite her protestations, the Adjudicator has struggled badly to get any new evidence from suppliers

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Tesco’s ghosts of Christmas past make Dave Lewis look good Video Subscription

14 Jan 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Today more than one analyst described Tesco as “blowing away expectations”

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Store of the week: Tesco Extra Silverburn, Glasgow Subscription

07 Jan 2016 | By Ian Quinn

As soon as Boxing Day is over it’s all about people stocking up for their Hogmanay parties

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Tesco Extra Culverhouse Cross, Cardiff: G33 store of the week Subscription

18 Dec 2015 | By Ian Quinn

I think customers are holding back a bit until the weekend and checking out what rival stores have to offer

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PetDen has potential, but dogs in store could cause a slip-up for Tesco Subscription

17 Dec 2015 | By Andrew Don

PetDen has the potential to be a triumph – but it has potential, too, to be a disaster

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The potato-shaped peril lurking in Christmas price wars Subscription

16 Dec 2015 | By James Halliwell

What’s a massive discount when Christmas itself is at stake?

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City News: Tesco's Christmas looks cold as shares fall Subscription

11 Dec 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

Christmas is shaping up to be far from a laughing matter for the beleaguered market leader

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