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Francesca, Waitrose Goldsworth Park

Store of the week: Waitrose Goldsworth Park, Woking Subscription

22 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

We had a refresh in the store and the partners were really revved up and keen to improve the customer experience…

Waitrose Woking

Waitrose Woking a winner in G33 barbecue special Subscription

22 Aug 2014 | By Emma Page

In our BBQ bank holiday special, Waitrose Goldsworth Park in Woking massively impressed…

asda checkout

Asda back in business to take lead for first time in Grocer 33 Subscription

22 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

After losing out to Lidl and Morrisons last week, Asda was back in business…


gaza protest NO ARCHIVE

As protestors descend on stores what should supermarkets do? Subscription

22 Aug 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Sainsbury’s forced to apologise as store manager pulls kosher lines during pro-Palestinian protest…

little waitrose

Will railway stations prove a platform for store success? Subscription

22 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Waitrose and Morrisons are the latest to add new stores at stations…

John Williams, Tesco Streatham

Store of the Week: Tesco Streatham Subscription

15 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Before we opened this store last November, we worked with Jobcentre Plus to train and employ 76 local people…

Waitrose Crowborough store manager

Store of the week: Waitrose Crowborough Subscription

08 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

We train people up well, but we follow a culture of leading by example too…

Store of the week: Tesco Slough

Store of the Week: Tesco Extra Slough Subscription

01 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

“We encourage employees to be confident around customers and also be themselves”…

Neil Fairclouch

Store of the Week: Asda Pudsey, Leeds Subscription

25 Jul 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Although our 12 department managers have now been reduced to six section managers, the morale among staff has remained hig…

Paul Finch, Morrisons Cheadle Heath

Store of the week: Morrisons Cheadle Heath Subscription

18 Jul 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

“We recently switched over from HOT service to Morrisons’ new Five Star service rating”…

Sainsbury's Woolton manager

Sainsbury's Woolton Subscription

11 Jul 2014 | By Beth Brooks

The discounters are growing fast and it seems nearly every new development in the north is for an Aldi store…

Waitrose Brighton

Waitrose Brighton Subscription

04 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

We wanted to create a brighter environment and have done that with lighter tilling and clever use of lighting…

Asda Oadby

Asda Oadby Subscription

27 Jun 2014 | By Sara Spary

“We’ve been in consultation over redundancies but the team are upbeat”…

Asda Great Yarmouth

Asda Great Yarmouth Subscription

20 Jun 2014 | By Sara Spary

We didn’t have Black Friday here and I have the team to thank for that…

Sainsbury's Melksham

Sainsbury's Melksham Subscription

13 Jun 2014 | By Beth Brooks

One of our values is to deliver great service and so for us it’s business as usual…

Morrisons Bathgate

Morrisons Bathgate Subscription

06 Jun 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

I’m thrilled it was such a great shopping experience as we had a really tricky start to the day…

Tesco Consett

Tesco Consett Subscription

30 May 2014 | By Sara Spary

We’re delighted. It’s great to have got this award for Consett and for Tesco.

Sainsbury's Burpham

Sainsbury's Burpham Subscription

23 May 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Your mystery shopper visited at one of our busiest times, and the weather was really good, so it made the win sweeter…

Claire Meyer, Morrisons Littlehampton

Morrisons Littlehampton Subscription

16 May 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

The big news at Morrisons is the ‘I’m cheaper’ strategy…

price winners

Lidl store

Lidl easily beats big four on price as guest retailer in G33 Subscription

15 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Lidl, in its first appearance as a guest retailer, has taken an easy victory…

Asda chilled

Asda wins again thanks to high number of promotions Subscription

08 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Asda has made it three wins on the trot – helped this week by an unusually high number of promotions…

Asda tills

Is Asda back? It takes second Grocer 33 prices win on the trot Subscription

01 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

It is back to business as usual in the G33 prices battle…

Tesco Polish deli counter in Ealing Broadway

Tesco adds Polish deli counter to Ealing Broadway store

26 Aug 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco has launched a Polish deli counter at its revamped Metro store in Ealing Broadway, the first of its kind in one of its c-stores.

Tesco ultra convenience store

Tesco launches first tailored 'ultra' c-store in Hammersmith

22 Aug 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco has launched what it is billing as a new “ultra convenient” format in London…

Albert Bartlett 3 pack

Albert Bartlett reveals return to frozen potato market

22 Aug 2014 | By James Halliwell

Albert Bartlett is poised to return to the frozen and chilled aisles four years after its last foray beyond fresh produce…

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