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FareShare chief slams lack of action on food waste Subscription

24 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Just half a dozen companies in the food industry have introduced effective systems to divert food destined to become waste…

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Dave Lewis acts to avert Christmas disaster at Tesco Subscription

24 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco boss Dave Lewis is introducing emergency measures to try to save Tesco from a Christmas trading disaster…

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Video: Dave Lewis on Tesco’s half-year results

24 Oct 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

Tesco boss Dave Lewis has given a video interview on the retailer’s half-year results, published today.

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Tesco boss Lewis sets out three-pronged turnaround plan Subscription

23 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Embattled Tesco boss Dave Lewis Dave today set out a three-pronged strategy to rescue the crisis-hit giant.

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Tesco results: what the analysts say

23 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

We round up reaction to Tesco’s interim results and the findings of its accountancy investigation.

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Tesco confirms profit hole of £263m

23 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

The black hole in Tesco’s finances was even worse than expected and “similar practices” have been going on in previous reporting periods, the Deloitte investigation into the retailer has found.

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Tesco sales decline slows in latest market report

21 Oct 2014 | By Beth Brooks

As Tesco prepares to release its interim results on Thursday (23 October), new data from Kantar Worldpanel has revealed the retailer’s sales remain in decline.

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Tesco colleagues and suppliers show support for John Scouler Subscription

17 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Suspended Tesco commercial director John Scouler received a powerful show of support…

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Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway slashes Tesco stake

17 Oct 2014 | By Andrew Don

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has slashed its interest in Tesco, reducing its stakeholding below 3%.

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Tesco suspends three more executives in finance probe

14 Oct 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

Tesco has suspended three more senior executives as it continues its investigation into a £250m overstatement of profits.

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Tesco company secretary Jonathan Lloyd to depart

13 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Board changes at Tesco became the focus of more scrutiny today after it emerged company secretary Jonathan Lloyd is to leave the retailer.

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Tesco Express lists Hi Spirits' Antica Classic Sambuca

11 Oct 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Distributor Hi Spirits has secured a listing with Tesco Express for its Antica Sambuca…

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Tesco unleashes marketing blitz for Hudl 2 tablet

10 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco has launched a major TV and online campaign to support yesterday’s launch of the Hudl 2.

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Udi's secures first branded free-from bays in Tesco stores Subscription

10 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Tesco is rolling out its first branded free-from bays as it more than doubles its range of Udi’s products…

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Tesco shows signs of recovery as new hires impress investors Subscription

09 Oct 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Has Tesco finally hit rock bottom? Although there will be plenty of bumps in the road still to come…

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Tesco asks fifth exec to stand aside during investigation

07 Oct 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

A fifth senior Tesco executive has been asked to stand aside while it investigates a £250m black hole in its accounts, it has been reported.

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Tesco bolsters board with two new appointments

06 Oct 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Richard Cousins, group chief executive of catering giant Compass Group, has been named a non-executive director of Tesco.

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Tesco lags on pledge to double natural refrigeration stores Subscription

04 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco has admitted it is more than a year behind schedule on its plans to introduce natural refrigeration systems…

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Wagtail dodges a bullet at Tesco Great Yarmouth

04 Oct 2014

An apparently uncatchable pied wagtail has been flapping about Tesco’s Great Yarmouth store…

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Tesco gives its Chokablok ice cream 'venture brand' the chop Subscription

04 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Tesco has axed Choka­blok ice cream – one of its original venture brand launches…

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Tesco targets tourists and offices with London Express refresh Subscription

03 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco has revealed plans to refresh nearly a quarter of its London Express stores to target tourists and office workers…

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Tesco launches bigger, faster Hudl 2 tablet

03 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco today launched a new improved version of its Hudl tablet, which customers will be able to pick up for as little as £65 with a Clubcard voucher promotion.

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Tesco eyes sale of Blinkbox TV and film service

01 Oct 2014 | By Daniel Woolfson

Tesco is reportedly putting its video-streaming service Blinkbox up for sale after it failed to turn a profit.

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Dave Lewis orders Tesco HQ staff back to shop floor

01 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Thousands of Tesco head office staff have been instructed to spend time on the shop floor as part of a new initiative by CEO Dave Lewis

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FCA launches probe into Tesco's £250m black hole

01 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Financial Conduct Authority has launched a “full investigation” into the circumstances behind the £250m black hole in Tesco’s accounts.

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Dave Lewis steps into the spotlight at Tesco Subscription

23 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

If Dave Lewis was feeling the heat today when faced with baying hordes of press and City analysts, he certainly didn’t show it.

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City news: sheer scale of Tesco's problems sends shares plummeting Subscription

23 Oct 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Everyone knew Tesco’s day of reckoning would be bad, but the sheer scale of the problems afflicting the UK’s biggest super…

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Private-label pride

23 Oct 2014

It is good news for the retail sector and private label that Tesco has revamped its new ‘BD Beauty Secrets’ range…

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The Tesco crisis: Timeline

23 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn, Daniel Woolfson

As Tesco grapples with the fallout from its discovery of a £250m hole in its accounts, we chart the progress of the story so far.

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Tesco facing a marathon not a sprint as titanic Thursday looms Subscription

21 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

The anticipation around Thursday’s half-year announcement from Tesco shouldn’t overshadow the importance of taking a long-term view.

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Tesco executives admit they have no idea what's gone on

18 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

How Tesco must wish that everything would go as smoothly as the Strictly Come Dancing event it put on…

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Silence is deafening at the supermarkets

18 Oct 2014 | By Adam Leyland

An eerie silence has descended over grocery. One supplier called Tesco “leaderless” this week…

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Tesco's trading strategy? Promote, promote, promote! Subscription

17 Oct 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

In the aftermath of Tesco’s £250m profits overstatement, we thought we would take a look at in-store trading.

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Tesco Portsmouth Extra: store of the week Subscription

17 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

As far as I’m concerned I could do with more space. We’re the premier store in the area…

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'Uncluttered' Tesco Portsmouth takes Grocer 33 victory Subscription

17 Oct 2014 | By Emma Page

Nineteen points ahead of Sainsbury’s, Tesco Portsmouth took the win this week…

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Listen to your colleagues!

09 Oct 2014

Catherine Shuttleworth’s points are well made…

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Tesco board changes hint at Dave Lewis' strategy refocus Subscription

06 Oct 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Non-exec appointments are rarely considered particularly newsworthy, but everything Tesco does at the moment seems to grab the headlines.

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