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Tesco to unlock trolleys that can't take new pound coin Subscription

28 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

The rest of the big four claimed they had already taken measures to adapt their trolleys to take the coin


City snapshot: Tesco fined £129m for profit overstatement scandal Subscription

28 Mar 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Tesco (TSCO) has announced this morning it has agreed with the UK Serious Fraud Office to pay a £129m fine to avoid prosecution for its 2014 accounting scandal

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Tesco backs supplier training that explains review strategy Video

23 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

The course will train suppliers on how to better understand the decisions of Tesco’s commercial teams

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George Wright to take up role of Tesco commercial director Subscription

23 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Wright has been a key figure in the success of Tesco’s Project Reset strategy

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Tesco overhauls beers, wine and spirits to give more space to craft and own label Subscription

22 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco says the changes “better reflect the way customers shop”


Tesco to sell more cauliflowers at 79p following bumper crop

22 Mar 2017 | By Beth Gault

Retailer has acquired 220,000 extra cauliflowers after good growing conditions led to increased yields

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Premium French cidre brand 6 Somewhere makes UK supermarket debut Subscription

22 Mar 2017 | By Carina Perkins

Produced in partnership with two top French cidre makers in Normandy, the 6 Somewhere lineup contains 100% apples…


M&S and Tesco suspend their advertising with Google

22 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The retailers join more than 250 brands that have pulled ads for fear of being associated with extremist material

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Tesco takes an axe to Heineken range in major reset Subscription

20 Mar 2017 Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | By Carina Perkins

Cull includes Amstel, Sol, Tiger and most Fosters sub-variants, but no brand has been spared

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Trevor Masters to leave Tesco and trigger international rejig Subscription

20 Mar 2017 Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco UK COO Tony Hoggett will become Tesco’s CEO for Asia..

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Tesco launches 'food waste hotline' to aid suppliers

13 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco said hotline would serve as a new link between suppliers and its product teams

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FSA publishes results of hygiene trial with Tesco Subscription

10 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

The Food Standards Agency has moved a step closer to a new light-touch model for the UK’s Food Hygiene Ratings System

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Tesco to reimburse 140,000 colleagues after payroll review

09 Mar 2017 | By Maddie Maynard

The total reimbursement costs are expected to reach £9.7 million

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Tesco 'future proofs' online brand presence with Yext link-up Subscription

07 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

The deal will help Tesco ensure brand consistency across maps, apps and search engines…

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Tesco to extend apprenticeships in retail and wholesale

07 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Two new schemes are starting this month, with more to follow

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Tesco expands same-day click and collect with new early collection slot Subscription

07 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

The new slot will be available to customers as of 13 March

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Tesco hails Reset II programme for improved prices at Express Subscription

03 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

The first phase of the c-store Reset saw an 18% reduction in SKUs

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Irresponsible redistribution could wreck food waste efforts

03 Mar 2017 | By Megan Tatum

Tesco CEO Dave Lewis has urged the industry to redistribute surplus food “responsibly”

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Tesco rolls out 'fuss-free' frozen prepared fruits range Subscription

02 Mar 2017 | By Beth Gault

The range includes diced beetroot and coconut, watermelon chunks and seeded pomegranate

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Tesco links with US supplier to bring petfood chillers to UK

02 Mar 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

A dozen meat-rich Freshpet SKUs are rolling out to 300 stores following a successful trial

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Sainsbury's takes top spot for MSC seafood Subscription

01 Mar 2017 | By Carina Perkins

Retailer is now best in world for suatainable seafood, but Morrisons is worst-ranked

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Tesco signs up as official supermarket sponsor of Waste Not Want Not

23 Feb 2017 | By Megan Tatum

Tesco joins forces with our exclusive supplier sponsor Unilever, which gave its backing to the campaign in January

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Tesco could be fined for promotions scandal, says IPM

16 Feb 2017 | By Ian Quinn

The Institute of Promotional Marketing has called for Tesco to be fined for overcharging customers

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Simon Hay to step down as CEO of Tesco data arm Dunnhumby

14 Feb 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Dunnhumby helped Tesco dominate the UK supermarket industry with the launch of Clubcard

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Tesco orders promotion checks after damning BBC investigation

13 Feb 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Undercover reporter found customers were being overcharged on multibuys at two thirds of stores visited


Heineken and a case of Tesco's conviction Subscription

24 Mar 2017 | By Adam Leyland

Tesco has moved the centre of gravity in its range reviews towards products that really matter to customers


Did reset or price row lead to Tesco's Heineken cull? Subscription

24 Mar 2017 | By Carina Perkins

Some Heineken brands axed by Tesco were doing well, and mainstream brands from rivals have gained more space

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Tesco CEO Dave Lewis on why rivals must work together on waste

09 Mar 2017 | By Megan Tatum

Supermarkets don’t usually share solutions, but for Tesco CEO Dave Lewis it’s not about glory


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02 Mar 2017 | By James Halliwell

If every Tesco was this busy its balance sheet would be looking a lot perkier

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Crumbs from Tesco's table?

02 Mar 2017 | By Steve Parfett

The idea that an independent would be prepared to act as an unpaid labourer for Tesco is unforgivably insulting

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Stores must be convinced of electronic shelf label benefits Subscription

17 Feb 2017 | By Ian Quinn

More than three years ago Tesco spoke about the brave new world of electronic shelf labels

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Will electronic displays halt debacles over shelf pricing? Subscription

17 Feb 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Experts tell The Grocer the issue of promotional errors goes much further than just Tesco

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Inside Out London reveals extraordinary sloppiness at Tesco Subscription

16 Feb 2017 | By James Halliwell

Methodical investigative work by Jonathan Gibson found Tesco has been overcharging customers by failing to remove expired

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Three big opportunities for suppliers from the Tesco-Booker merger - video Video

14 Feb 2017 | By David Sables

David Sables of Sentinel Management Consultants explains how suppliers should best approach negotiations with Tesco and Booker

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‘Dodgy deals’ exposé raises awkward questions for Tesco

13 Feb 2017 | By Ian Quinn

The BBC revelations of out-of-date multibuy promotional offers in stores is a failure at the most basic store management level

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Catering, not indie retail, is the key to Tesco-Booker merger

02 Feb 2017 | By Charles Hall

It is great to hear that everyone will benefit from the Tesco ‘merger’ with Booker - but it’s also somewhat disingenuous

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Tesco-Booker merger: all you need to know Subscription

02 Feb 2017 | By Ian Quinn

What is the rationale, and who will the winners and losers be? What’s the view of the City?

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