Dairy cows

Tesco pays more for milk going into its own-label cheese Subscription

02 Sep 2015 | By Kevin White

The retailer will pay suppliers 29.93 pence per litre until 28 February 2016

Tesco branflakes recall

Sainsbury's and Tesco recall own-label bran flakes

02 Sep 2015 | By Vince Bamford

Tesco and Sainsbury’s have recalled own-label bran flakes over fears they may contain pieces of plastic.

Philip Clarke Tesco

Ex-Tesco boss Clarke to be interviewed under caution by SFO

28 Aug 2015 | By Vince Bamford

The SFO launched its investigation into the £263m black hole in Tesco’s finances in October

Boots lorry

Tesco and Morrisons join new logistics initiative Subscription

28 Aug 2015 | By Ronan Hegarty

Tesco, Morrisons and Boots have joined forces to smooth out inefficiencies in inbound logistics

Tesco 12 aisle

Tesco makes concessions in new pension plan but final salary scheme is axed Subscription

25 Aug 2015 | By Ian Quinn

The move is part of a raft of changes which will commence in November

Tesco South Korea Homeplus

Three bidders vie for Tesco's South Korean arm Subscription

25 Aug 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

Bidders include Affinity Equity Partners and KKR & Co, Carlyle Group, and MBK Partners

Tesco Slough

Feet On The Floor for Tesco as it sends head office staff into stores

24 Aug 2015 | By Ian Quinn

From September to December, 7,000 Tesco head office staff are to spend at least one day a fortnight in-store


Tesco offers customers chance to try before they buy

24 Aug 2015 | By Ian Quinn

The new campaign will enable consumers to taste any branded Tesco to-go product before purchase

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Tom Hoskin leaving Tesco's media relations team for Barclays

21 Aug 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Tom Hoskin has been at the retailer for six years, having previously been head of news

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Tesco Project Reset: you ain't seen nothing yet experts warn Subscription

21 Aug 2015 | By Ian Quinn, Vince Bamford

Cereals, coffee, tea and tinned meats are among those hardest hit by the consolidation so far

tesco hq

Tesco commits to 100% British milk for its own-label yoghurt

20 Aug 2015 | By Kevin White

The move was announced by protest group Farmers for Action following a meeting with the retailer

tescoe xtra glasgow

Salmonella scare forces Tesco free-from product recall

20 Aug 2015 | By Ian Quinn

The FSA announced the product recall for Tesco’s Free From Belgium Chocolate Wafer products

Tesco wines

Sour grapes as Tesco puts a cork in its Wine Community

19 Aug 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Demise comes as Tesco wine range falls victim to range rationalisation

Tesco Komodo Dragon pepper

Komodo Dragon looks to burn up Tesco shelves

14 Aug 2015 | By Maddie Maynard

Hottest-ever commercially grown chilli rolls into stores today

Dan Jago

Dan Jago departs Tesco for Berry Bros & Rudd

14 Aug 2015 Updated: 19 Aug 2015 | By Simon Gwynn

The appointment is the latest development in a tumultuous year for Jago

Tesco self service checkout

Tesco drops 'unexpected item in bagging area' as it brings in friendlier self-checkouts Video

30 Jul 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco is to call time on the dreaded phrase “unexpected item in the bagging area” as it seeks to give a friendlier feel to its self-service checkouts.

Sainsbury's c-store

Sainsbury's is second largest grocery retailer again as Co-op achieves growth

28 Jul 2015 | By Michelle Perrett

Overall sales and shopper numbers also up, with prices now down 1.6%

Tesco Extra

Tesco won't revisit Plymouth Extra plan Subscription

24 Jul 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco has dashed hopes that it is revisiting plans to build what would have been its biggest store

Farm worker

Tesco's Future Farmer Foundation enters new phase

23 Jul 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Programme aims to help young people make a start in the world of agriculture

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Tesco staff angry over pension changes

23 Jul 2015 | By Ian Quinn

The retailer ended a consultation this week over plans to scrap its final salary scheme

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Harris + Hoole founders step back from joint Tesco venture

22 Jul 2015 | By Ian Quinn

The Tolley family will now be focusing on Taylor Street Baristas

Barney Kay

Barney Kay succeeds Tom Hind as Tesco head of agriculture

21 Jul 2015 | By Kevin White

Tesco has recruited Moy Park broiler general manager Barney Kay as its new head of agriculture

Andrew Yaxley

Andrew Yaxley shakes up top team at Tesco Ireland Subscription

20 Jul 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Yaxley, who had a reputation as a tough negotiator in his time running the UK sales team, was widely praised for his trials of new formats in London

Tesco dementia-friendly checkout

Tesco opens dementia-friendly checkout Subscription

16 Jul 2015 | By Megan Tatum

Tesco has unveiled its first dementia-friendly checkout at a store in Chester, developed in collaboration with Dementia Friends. 

Tom Hind

Tesco close to revealing new agriculture director Subscription

14 Jul 2015 | By Kevin White

Tesco expects to name a new agriculture director – a successor to former NFU corporate affairs director Tom Hind – within weeks…

tesco reset

Tesco Project Reset: big bang or softly softly for next phase? Subscription

28 Aug 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Sources suggest the chain is wary of alienating shoppers through implementing the SKU cull too quickly

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Tesco Finest Free From Carrot Cake: acid test Subscription

07 Aug 2015 | By Vince Bamford

Part of Tesco’s premium Finest range, this wheat and gluten-free cake is made with rice flour, potato flour and…

ribena ad

Ribena-gate reveals consumer dislike of 'choice editing' Subscription

31 Jul 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco’s pioneering move was portrayed as a witch-hunt against childhood favourites

Tesco self service checkout

Tesco to rid supermarket checkouts of that phrase Video Subscription

30 Jul 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco has been nothing if not prolific when it comes to reinventing great British traditions of late – and, no, we’re not talking about Ribena…

Tesco Fuel Save scheme

Scrapping Fuel Save points to bigger endgame for Tesco's Lewis Subscription

03 Jul 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco’s Dave Lewis knows in-store traffic will fuel a return to growth

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Milk prices for one and two pints cut by Sainsbury's and Tesco Subscription

03 Jul 2015 | By Julia Glotz

Aggressive price competition on four-pint bottles of milk has been a staple of the supermarket milk price war for years…

Meurig Ryamond, NFU

Opinion: Time for Tesco to show support for British farmers Subscription

26 Jun 2015

Tesco made a number of commitments to British agriculture at the NFU annual conference in 2013…

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GCA conference - headline figures conceal lack of change Subscription

22 Jun 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco’s rise doesn’t reflect the problems still rife amongst suppliers, many of whom are still scared or remain amazingly unaware of GSCOP

Tesco Britain's Favourite Supermarket Grocer Gold

Britain's Favourite Supermarket: Tesco

12 Jun 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Here is recognition, surely, of the value and the goodwill among British shoppers towards Britain’s biggest grocer…

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Tesco's momentum needs staff to buy into restructuring Subscription

11 Jun 2015 | By Ian Quinn

In a big week for the supermarket giant, Ian Quinn outlines the challenges they’re still facing

Food waste

Tesco's food waste cuts must inspire rivals and suppliers Subscription

05 Jun 2015 | By Ian Quinn

It’s been a year since Tesco took the brave decision to start disclosing its food waste figures…

Dave Lewis interview

Honeymoon over for Dave Lewis? Hold your horses Subscription

03 Jun 2015 | By James Halliwell

There comes a point in every reign when the whispers begin. For Dave Lewis that time has come, courtesy of the Daily Mail…

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