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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

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Tim Smith to retire from role as Tesco technical director Subscription

10 Feb 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Smith will continue to be an adviser to the retailer

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JimJams spread prepares Healthiest Pancake Day Ever push

10 Feb 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

A month-long series of events will be held in Tesco from 13 February

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Tesco-Booker deal scrutiny by CMA ranges from 246-400 stores Subscription

10 Feb 2017 | By Ian Quinn

The successful completion of Tesco’s merger with wholesale giant Booker hinges on around 400 stores

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Tesco and Morrisons ration lettuces to ensure availability

03 Feb 2017 | By Ian Quinn, Kevin White

Spanish crop shortages have led to bulk buying of lettuce in supermarkets 

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Tesco Bank to quadruple Clubcard points for debit card use Subscription

02 Feb 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Move is part of plan to align bank’s offering more closely with the retail brand

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Tesco reaffirms food waste commitment after bin-diver's find

02 Feb 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Cardiff resident found “mountain” of bread, meat, cakes, vegetables and chocolate outside Tesco store

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Tesco and Booker antitrust teams talk merger with CMA Subscription

30 Jan 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Any decision by the CMA on whether to launch a formal investigation is looking unlikely until at least next week

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Tesco and Booker confident of merger approval but CMA may have other ideas Subscription

27 Jan 2017 | By Edward Devlin

One of the major unknowns thrown up by the surprise Tesco takeover of Booker is how the CMA will react and what remedies will be required to appease the monopoly watchdog. We look at the deal’s chances.

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Twitter Reacts: Tesco and Booker merger

27 Jan 2017 | By Ellis Hawthorne

The social media response to the shock deal

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Tesco’s Booker takeover: the big questions answered Subscription

27 Jan 2017 | By Ian Quinn

As the food and drink industry digests the news of the proposed mega-merger between Booker and Tesco, The Grocer looks at the key questions posed by the deal

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City Snapshot: Tesco and Booker to merge in £3.7bn deal

27 Jan 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Tesco has swooped in a surprise deal to acquire listed wholesaler Booker in a merger worth £3.7bn

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Tesco and Booker’s £3.7bn merger: what the analysts say Subscription

27 Jan 2017 | By Julia Glotz

Booker and Tesco today stunned The City this morning with plans for one of the biggest mergers in retail history. Here is how City analysts and other experts reacted to the news

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Tesco and Booker to merge in £3.7bn deal

27 Jan 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Tesco has swooped in a surprise deal to acquire listed wholesaler Booker in a merger worth £3.7bn

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Tesco extends Perfectly Imperfect fruit & veg range to Poland

25 Jan 2017 | By Ian Quinn

The retailer in trialling the range in 14 Tesco Polska stores

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Media Bites 25 Jan: Tesco faces fresh accounting lawsuit Subscription

25 Jan 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

“Tesco faces fresh lawsuit over past accounting irregularities”, writes The Financial Times after discovering the supermarket this month filed defence against separate legal case over the 2014 scandal.

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Tesco GM boss jumps ship to eBay UK

23 Jan 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Rob Hattrell leaves Tesco after eight years to be replaced by health and beauty boss Ashwin Prasad…

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Yeo Valley adds new Left-Yeover after raising £20,000

20 Jan 2017 | By Beth Gault

The new Apple & Custard yoghurt will see the brand partner with Tesco and Adam Wakeley in an effort to reduce food waste

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Tesco customer satisfaction improves faster than rivals Subscription

20 Jan 2017 Updated: 23 Jan 2017 | By Ian Quinn

But its score remains below average for food retail, found the UK Customer Satisfaction Index

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Tesco transports products from China on Trans-Siberian Railway Subscription

19 Jan 2017 | By Ellis Hawthorne

The journey, which takes 26 days, is more than 5,700 miles long and crosses eight countries

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Convibo adds Tesco to 1-hr delivery service Subscription

12 Jan 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Convibo will begin delivering Tesco products to London customers within the space of an hour next week

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City Snapshot: 'Super Thursday' brings solid festive updates from Tesco, M&S, Waitrose and more Subscription

12 Jan 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Tesco has reported UK like-for-like growth of 1.4% in the 19 weeks to 7 January November as market share gains and volume growth boosted sales

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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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Tesco-Booker doesn't click

02 Feb 2017 | By Clive Black

The proposed merger of Booker and Tesco is very big news for the smaller store end of British grocery retail

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CMA must block Tesco-Booker merger

02 Feb 2017 | By Steve Parfett

Charles Wilson has in the past rightly asserted that the food retail market is one entity

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Charles Wilson: star signing of Tesco-Booker transfer window Subscription

27 Jan 2017 | By Adam Leyland

The Tesco-Booker deal is one that everyone in the industry will have to consider. And potentially fear.

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As inflation hits, Dave Lewis’s love-in with suppliers can’t last Subscription

12 Jan 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Things were looking pretty super today for Tesco boss Dave Lewis

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Tesco Christmas results: what the analysts say Subscription

12 Jan 2017

Our roundup of how leading retail and City analysts reacted to Tesco’s latest quarterly update



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