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Tesco partners with Beer Alliance campaign 'There's A Beer For That' Subscription

31 Mar 2015 | By Vince Bamford

“The idea with this activity is to encourage Tesco customers to discover their perfect beer by introducing them to different styles and the food they perfectly pair with”

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Tesco to pay small suppliers within 14 days vows Lewis Subscription

27 Mar 2015 | By Adam Leyland

“We want suppliers who are partners. Negotiation will always be part of this business. Aggression will not. We want to work in a way that’s sustainable for our business and for our partners. That will mean a whole new way of working.” 

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The Apprentice contestant goes into business with Tesco

27 Mar 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Tim Stillwell’s Burrito Kitchen concession will open in Tesco’s Villiers Street store in London, next week

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Tesco London division scrapped, absorbed into Tesco South

26 Mar 2015 | By Ian Quinn

It is believed the move precedes management cuts, outgoing London MD to become Tesco Ireland’s new chief exec

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Tesco caught selling crisps in new healthy checkout lanes

25 Mar 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Incident comes after Tesco offered chocolate prize in Diabetes UK raffle on Monday

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Tesco investors to sue retailer over profits scandal

24 Mar 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Lawsuit claims Tesco’s announcement that it materially overstated its profits by £263m caused a permanent destruction of value to shareholders

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Tesco slammed for having chocolate prize in diabetes raffle

23 Mar 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Supermarket responds by saying ”occasional treats are fine” but will still find alternative prize

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Tesco shake-up continues with F&F franchise operation head departure

23 Mar 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Senior independent director also to leave, replaced by Compass Group boss

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Tesco to trial In FARM We Trust concession in London Metro store

20 Mar 2015

Tesco will trial a new hot food to go concession in London next week, with a focus on British growers…

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Tesco takes back 21 superstores in British Land property swap

20 Mar 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

Tesco has taken back full ownership of 21 superstores from property giant British Land in an effort to head off future rental increases.

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Nick Lansley to leave Tesco for 'innovation insider' role

19 Mar 2015 | By Beth Brooks

Lansley, who has worked at Tesco for 27 years, revealed in his blog he had chosen to take voluntary redundancy

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Tesco to delist Kingsmill bread

16 Mar 2015 | By Vince Bamford

The Tesco delisting is a further blow to a brand that has been hit particularly hard by ongoing pressures on the wrapped bread market


Aldi hits record market share as Tesco posts best growth in 18 months

10 Mar 2015 | By Beth Brooks

Aldi share at 5%, Lidl also posts 13.6% sales growth as discounters continue rise

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Tesco ensures customer-only car parks with new touchscreens

06 Mar 2015 | By Claire Farrell

Tesco will use a touchscreen system to fine drivers who use the car park without shopping in store 


Tesco squares up to CCE as it pulls Schweppes lines Subscription

06 Mar 2015 | By Ian Quinn, Ronan Hegarty

A dispute over prices between Tesco and Coca-Cola Enterprises has seen 25 soft drinks lines pulled from the supermarket’s shelves

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Unilever non-executive director joins revamped Tesco board

04 Mar 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Byron Grote will be joining the board as a non-executive director with effect from 1 May

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Tesco gamble cost Warren Buffett $444m Subscription

02 Mar 2015 | By Edward Devlin

Veteran investor Warren Buffett has admitted his “leisurely pace” when it came to selling off shares in Tesco cost his firm Berkshire Hathaway $444m.

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Dave Lewis launches new code of conduct for Tesco staff

02 Mar 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Dave Lewis has told Tesco’s employees they “must speak up” if they suspect misconduct in its trading relationships with suppliers

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Former drinks boss Dan Jago returning to Tesco following accounts probe

27 Feb 2015 | By Simon Gwynn

Tesco’s former head of alcoholic drinks Dan Jago is returning to the business in March.

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Shop floor management shakeup will see more Tesco staff in store Subscription

27 Feb 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco is axing hundreds of deputy manager positions and thousands of team manager positions in its stores…

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Tesco has '75% chance' of successful recovery, report claims

25 Feb 2015 | By Ian Quinn

The report by Bernstein claims that the UK’s biggest retailer is in the “recovery on track zone”


Further own-label meal kits recalled in almond protein scandal

19 Feb 2015 | By Vince Bamford

Two more supermarket own-label ranges have been embroiled in the almond contamination scandal – with Sainsbury’s and Tesco each recalling a Mexican meal kit.

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City Snapshot: Tesco appoints John Allan as new chairman Subscription

18 Feb 2015 | By Edward Devlin

Tesco has ended its search for Sir Richard Broadbent’s successor with the appointment of John Allan. Plus full-year results for Coke bottler Coca-Cola HBC and a new CEO for Carlsberg. And all the latest share price movements.

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Tesco establishes charity fund in two of its abandoned project-hit towns

17 Feb 2015 | By Andrew Don

Supermarket says this is not compensation for abandoning sites, but part of commitment to charity

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City snapshot: Late entrant Archie Norman now looks favourite for Tesco chairmanship Subscription

17 Feb 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

The process of finding a new Tesco chairman looks far less like the coronation it seemed two weeks ago, with observers now picking late entrant Archie Norman as favourite for the post.

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Dave Lewis Uncut: the full exclusive interview with Tesco's CEO Subscription

30 Mar 2015 | By Adam Leyland

In this specially extended web version, Adam Leyland talks to Dave Lewis about his first months in the job, and what’s next for Britain’s biggest supermarket

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What now, Tescopoly? Subscription

27 Feb 2015 | By James Halliwell

With the supermarket chain in contraction as sales slide, is the work of the vociferous pressure group now done?…

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Dave Lewis, not John Allan, is still the important figure in Tesco turnaround Subscription

18 Feb 2015 | By Ronan Hegarty

Despite speculation and excitement over new Tesco chairman, it’s Lewis who’ll take responsibility

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Tesco and Morrisons shares seesaw in face of fragile recovery Subscription

13 Feb 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

Shares in Tesco and Morrisons shot up this week after data showed the beleaguered supermarkets enjoying significantly impr…


Can the 'climate of fear' really change with new GCA powers?

08 Feb 2015 | By David Sables

The Tesco financial reporting misdemeanours have had fascinating repercussions…

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Tesco must think local with ranging

06 Feb 2015

Tesco is seeing the twin benefits of a focus on price as well as availability (improved as a result of reduction…

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Salary-linked pension schemes are too expensive for retailers in 2015 Subscription

06 Feb 2015

Under fire from new challengers like Aldi and Lidl, such gold plated pensions are simply too expensive to offer for retailers to offer in the current market. 

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Is Tesco really a national disgrace? Subscription

04 Feb 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Much hand-wringing has occurred at Tesco’s closures and abandonments, but can the supermarket fairly be blamed?

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Tesco price cuts put Asda and even Aldi in its sights Subscription

31 Jan 2015 | By Ian Quinn, Vince Bamford

In September 2011, then Tesco UK boss Richard Brasher announced a £500m onslaught against its rivals, which he claimed…

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Tesco's major reset will have a huge impact on the market

30 Jan 2015 | By Adam Leyland

With the festive five, Tesco started on a journey to prove less is more…

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Is this the end of Tesco's store closures? Subscription

28 Jan 2015 | By Ian Quinn

What Goldman Sachs called “capacity exit” has come to pass, but the question remains, has Tesco done enough?

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Tesco's corporate finance focus suggests more disposals are on the way Subscription

26 Jan 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

Tesco’s decision to beef up its in-house corporate finance is as clear an indication as any that the restructuring job at the under-pressure supermarket is far from over.

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