Marmite sales rocket following Unilever-Tesco row Subscription

24 Oct 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

Uplift was the result of the abundance of Marmitegate reports, says IRI


Tesco executives' trial set for September 2017 Subscription

20 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Chris Bush, Carl Rogberg and John Scouler appear at Southwark Crown Court

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Tesco to match Argos on more than 8,000 prices this Christmas Subscription

20 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Strategic move could stop rival Sainsbury’s stealing a march on non-food sales

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FareShare, FoodCloud and Tesco win accolades at IGD awards

20 Oct 2016 | By Megan Tatum

Three-way partnership has used surplus food to deliver 1.4 meals to local organisations


Tesco extends craft beer offering at Express stores

18 Oct 2016 | By Lisa Riley

The retailer is rolling out additional beers across 402 Express stores next week

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City snapshot: Tesco leads the big four as grocery sales rise Subscription

18 Oct 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Tesco experienced its best year-on-year sales figures for over three years, according to Nielsen market share data released today

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Tesco and Asda embattled by worker pay disputes Subscription

17 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco faces legal action over weekend pay, while Asda resists equal pay claims

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Nim's Fruit Crisps taps Tesco's BackIt platform for new kids crisps range fundraiser

17 Oct 2016 | By Carina Perkins

The Kent-based supplier is aiming to raise £20,000 for the new children’s range

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Unilever brands back at as standoff is resolved Subscription

14 Oct 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Unilever was looking to compensate for the slump in Sterling in the wake of the vote for Brexit

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Tesco and Branston team up for 'wonky' potato processing deal

13 Oct 2016 | By Kevin White

The £5m facility in Lincolnshire was officially opened on 13 October

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Unilever products disappear from Tesco website in prices row

12 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco’s Marmite shelf grab Marmite is one of the brands suffering ‘availability issues’ at Tesco because of a dispute with Unilever Tesco declined to comment on speculation that Unilever had approached it with a demand for a 10% price increase


Tesco hit with £500k fine after worker plunges 30ft

07 Oct 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Workman Andrew Burgess fell through a skylight at the supermarket’s Liscard branch, Merseyside

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Tesco slashes cost of sending waste to AD

07 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco has slashed the cost of generating energy from surplus food with the rollout of new in-store loading technology

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Tesco shares rally as Dave Lewis leads bounceback Subscription

06 Oct 2016 | By Edward Devlin

fDave Lewis’ declaration that Tesco was officially a business “out of crisis” sparked excitement in the City

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Tesco shares hit 14-month high as City backs trading progress Subscription

06 Oct 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Tesco shares rose almost 10% yesterday to reach their highest point since August 2015 after strong half year results showed Dave Lewis’ turnaround plan is on track.

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Media Bites 6 October: Tesco, Euro Garages, AG Barr Subscription

06 Oct 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

“Tesco crisis is over as profits and sales jump” is the headline in The Times (£) this morning.

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Dave Lewis targets bigger profits as Tesco reports growth Subscription

05 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn

CEO says the business has “moved out of crisis” and sets sights on further cost reductions

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Tesco slashes plastic bag numbers by 1.5 billion in past year

04 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn

The supermarket recorded a 72% fall in use in stores since introduction of government charge

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Tesco set to extend clampdown on stolen disabled parking bays Subscription

03 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Supermarket will impose fines nationwide following “warmly welcomed trials” in 80 stores

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FSA turns to Tesco for trial of new food hygiene model

30 Sep 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco to help FSA build food hygiene model of the future

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'Fake' farms complaint shows no sign of progress Subscription

29 Sep 2016 | By Kevin White

The formal complaint was initially lodged by the NFU with National Trading Standards on 18 July

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Tesco launches vitamin D-enriched mushrooms for winter

28 Sep 2016 | By Carina Perkins

Launch follows warnings from health experts Brits are not getting enough vitamin D

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Tesco sales figures boost City optimism over recovery Subscription

23 Sep 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Grocery market share data once again showed Tesco as the best of the mults


Tesco execs Bush, Rogberg & Scouler plead not guilty to fraud Subscription

22 Sep 2016 | By Ian Quinn

They face charges of fraud by abuse of position and false accounting, which carry maximum sentences of 10 years and seven


Tesco drops minimum order charges for online shoppers

21 Sep 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco said the free next-day service would be available at 2,500 stores across the UK

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Unilever's demands are driven by adverse currency headwinds Subscription

14 Oct 2016 | By Adam Leyland

We all knew food price inflation was on the way

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Trading disputes: the price of Brexit Britain Subscription

14 Oct 2016 | By Adam Leyland, Ian Quinn

As The Grocer revealed earlier this week, fmcg giant Unilever stopped deliveries to Tesco


Unilever-Tesco scrap: who are the winners and losers?

13 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Latest comment from one of the biggest rows of the year


Tesco v Unilever: what the analysts say

13 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Here’s what experts had to say about the stand off between Tesco and Unilever on prices Unilever

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Could Tesco's pension deficit derail its impressive recovery? Subscription

07 Oct 2016 | By Alec Mattinson, Edward Devlin

Tesco revealed its pension deficit ballooned an eye-watering £3.2bn to £5.9bn in the first half, but what does it mean for the turnaround at the supermarket?

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Tesco’s ‘big six’ questions Subscription

05 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn, Edward Devlin

Dave Lewis hailed its first-half results as proof the retailer was “out of crisis”. Here are the big six questions raised by today’s announcements


Tesco results: what the analysts say Subscription

05 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Analysts full of praise for CEO Dave Lewis as “the tanker is turned around”

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10 fine ways Tesco could charge its shoppers more Subscription

04 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn

A fine idea: 10 more ways Tesco could clamp down on irresponsible shoppers

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Tesco the Horsegate villain rides to FSA's rescue

30 Sep 2016 | By Adam Leyland

This demonstrates just how desperately short of resources the FSA and the local authorities it relies on have become

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That Tesco is leading the way on food waste is amazing

09 Sep 2016 | By Adam Leyland

It’s easy to be cynical about the supermarkets. Especially when it comes to tackling food waste

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As SFO charges Bush, Scouler and Rogberg, what about Clarke? Subscription

09 Sep 2016 | By Adam Leyland

Mystery surrounds position of Philip Clarke as Serious Fraud Office charges ex-Tesco colleagues with two counts of fraud


Tesco must be careful not to undermine its turnaround Subscription

09 Sep 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Sadly, many GM staff may not have a job as Tesco rationalises its non-food range

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