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Booker retailers undecided on merits of Tesco merger Subscription

28 Apr 2017 | By Adam Leyland

The majority of Booker retailers don’t know what to think about the deal

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Tesco defends trials of Argentinian and Wagyu beef Subscription

27 Apr 2017 | By Beth Gault

 The NFU has criticised Tesco for extending supply chains

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Tesco slashes number of Express store SKUs as part of Reset Subscription

27 Apr 2017 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Convenience MD and One Stop CEO Tracey Clements told the ACS Summit this week staff and shoppers had welcomed the range reduction

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Tesco sets out to capitalise on emerging Chinese wine trend Subscription

24 Apr 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Retailer believes newly listed £7 Cabernet Sauvignon could establish the market in Britain…

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Tesco offloads opticians business to Vision Express Subscription

19 Apr 2017 | By Ian Quinn

The disposal is subject to regulatory approval by the Competition & Markets Authority

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Tesco trials packaging to keep mushrooms fresher for longer

18 Apr 2017 | By Beth Gault

Customers complained that the current plastic packaging sometimes put them off buying mushrooms due to condensation

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Tesco slashes prices on number of fresh fruit & veg products Subscription

18 Apr 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Price cuts follow pledge by CEO Dave Lewis for a post-Easter fightback against discounters and Asda


Tesco continues turnaround journey but the City proves hard to please Subscription

13 Apr 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Analysts hailed Tesco’s turnaround under the leadership of Dave Lewis on Thursday

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Tesco shop floor staff to get reduced bonus payout Subscription

13 Apr 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Last year the company paid out an exceptional 5% reward bonus for staff. This year they get “at least a 3% bonus”

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Tesco brings supplier talks forward to stave off inflation Subscription

13 Apr 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco has brought forward negotiations with suppliers to find alternatives to passing on inflation

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City snapshot: Tesco posts first full-year UK sales rise for seven years Subscription

12 Apr 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Tesco has posted its first full-year like-for-like UK sales growth since 2009/2010 as the supermarket’s recovery under CEO Dave Lewis continues to gather pace

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Tesco faces probe over Dunnhumby data allegations Subscription

11 Apr 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Companies are also said to have raised concerns over the price Dunnhumby charges

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Tesco to cut more night shifts and 24-hour opening at stores Subscription

05 Apr 2017 | By Edward Devlin

 Tesco is ploughing ahead with more changes to its service model at a further 69 stores, with 3,000 staff facing redundancy as a result

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Palmer & Harvey extends key Tesco tobacco contract for three more years Subscription

31 Mar 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

New contract will allay immediate concerns about the future of the delivered wholesale giant

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Tesco brings no and low-alcohol drinks together in stores Subscription

31 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Industry figures show Brits are drinking less alcohol than they did a decade ago

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Dave Lewis apologises as Tesco takes a £235m hit Subscription

31 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Lewis said Tesco was a fundamentally different organisation compared to 2014

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Hilton Food Group profits rise by 18.4% after 'strong year' Subscription

30 Mar 2017 | By Kevin White

Tesco supplier’s operating profit climbed from £29m to £34.3m, and revenue rose 12.8% to £1.2bn

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'Abandon Tesco-Booker deal' plea falls on deaf ears Subscription

30 Mar 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Tesco CEO Dave Lewis claimed most major shareholders remained supportive of the deal

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Tesco extends Farms brands offering with Bay Fishmongers Subscription

30 Mar 2017 | By Kevin White

The retailer launched two chilled prawn SKUs last week


Tesco fraud fine and agreement: what the analysts say Subscription

28 Mar 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Analysts react as Tesco reaches agreement with the SFO

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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”

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Does Farms spell the end for good, better, best tiering? Subscription

20 Apr 2017 | By James Halliwell

Could the trend for fluffy Farms branding spell the end for words like Value, Basics and Price?

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The big six issues facing Tesco Video Subscription

13 Apr 2017 | By Ian Quinn

551497Tesco is looking more upbeat on sales growth, but it is still up against a torrid landscape of challenges

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Dave Lewis still has work to do to sell the Booker deal Subscription

13 Apr 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco’s planned £3.7bn merger with Booker hung like a huge shadow over what was otherwise a resurgent set of results

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Farm brand pros and cons: they may annoy origin purists, but they do deliver Subscription

12 Apr 2017 | By James Halliwell

An actual old lady called Aunt Bessie didn’t make that packet of frozen Yorkshire puddings. Don’t be so naïve – it’s just marketing.

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Tesco results: what the analysts say Subscription

12 Apr 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Tesco’s UK-like-for-like sales were up 0.9% in the year – its first reported full-year growth for seven years. Here’s how analysts have reacted


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

03 Apr 2017 | By Carina Perkins

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


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

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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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