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'Top-notch' Hamilton store gives Sainsbury's the win Subscription

19 Dec 2014 | By Emma Page

Sainsbury’s won by a comfortable margin this week, scoring a whopping 14 points more than its nearest rival, Tesco…

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Sainsbury's Hamilton: Grocer 33 Store of the Week Subscription

19 Dec 2014 | By Beth Brooks

It takes some ­serious planning! It’s all about making sure colleagues are trained and everyone is scheduled…

Asda Forecourt

Asda wins close-fought Grocer 33 price battle Subscription

19 Dec 2014 | By Claire Farrell

Pre-Christmas discounts boosted sales and returned the grocery industry to marginal growth in the 12 weeks to 7 December…

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How Winemark saw the light to switch to LED in all its stores

12 Dec 2014 | By Terry Slavin

Winemark hasn’t looked back since it decided to convert all its lighting to LED…

Sainsbury's Gloucester SOTW

Sainsbury's Gloucester Quays: Store of the week Subscription

12 Dec 2014 | By Beth Brooks

All our non-food ranges like cards, wrapping paper, decorations and Christmas trees…

Mike Bruen, Asda Wolstanton

Asda Wolstanton: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

05 Dec 2014 | By Claire Farrell

On Black Friday and Saturday, we opened at 8am, but people had queued from 4am…

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Asda Watford Supercentre: Store of the Week Subscription

28 Nov 2014 | By Claire Farrell

I always tried to get the best out of colleagues. In Wembley it was a very diverse area ethnically…

Sainsbury's Heyford Hill

Sainsbury's Heyford Hill: store of the week Subscription

21 Nov 2014 | By Beth Brooks

We are a company that is driven by its values and Mike set everything out with complete clarity…

Store of the week: asda dewsbury

Asda Dewsbury: store of the week Subscription

14 Nov 2014 | By Claire Farrell

The restructure was a really pressurised time. What helped was that I really believed it was the right thing for the busin…

Waitrose comely

Store of the week: Waitrose Comely Bank, Edinburgh Subscription

07 Nov 2014 | By Claire Farrell

we focus on how customers experience their visit to our store, right from parking their car…

Morrisons croydon manager

Morrisons Croydon: store of the week Subscription

31 Oct 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

It’s great to hear our efforts are paying off. We put a lot of work into training…

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Store of the week: Sainsbury's Beaconsfield Subscription

24 Oct 2014 | By Beth Brooks

We’re coming to the end of a complete refresh. Work started 12 weeks ago and will be finished next month…

Tesco Extra Pompey

Store of the week: Tesco Portsmouth Extra Subscription

17 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

As far as I’m concerned I could do with more space. We’re the premier store in the area…

Adrian Clark

Store of the week: Sainsbury's Banbury Subscription

10 Oct 2014 | By James Halliwell

When you come into a new store everyone goes through a process of getting to know each other…

Tesco Knocknagoney 4

Store of the week: Tesco Knocknagoney Road, Belfast Subscription

03 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

We’re the first Tesco store in Northern Ireland to get a new Beauty World…

Sainsbury's Macclesfield

Store of the week: Sainsbury's Macclesfield Subscription

26 Sep 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

This week’s shopping list had a green theme. How important is sustainability at your store?…

Asda Huyton

Store of the week: Asda Huyton Subscription

19 Sep 2014 | By James Halliwell

We have an in-store Barclays, which is very popular with some of the local community whose local bank has shut down…

Michael Nobbs

Store of the week: Iceland Dragonville Retail Park, Durham Subscription

12 Sep 2014 | By James Halliwell

Are you expecting Malcolm Walker to arrive in a helicopter with a briefcase full of cash?…

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Asda

Asda wins festive Grocer 33 thanks to cheap alcohol offers Subscription

12 Dec 2014 | By Claire Farrell

Last year, Asda narrowly lost out to Tesco in our special Grocer 33 Christmas shop…

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Lidl beats nearest Grocer 33 prices rival by 16% Subscription

05 Dec 2014 | By Claire Farrell

Three months after its last guest appearance in The Grocer 33…

sainsbury's

Sainsbury's price cuts yet to take effect in G33 prices battle

28 Nov 2014 | By Claire Farrell

In its strategic review two weeks ago, Sainsbury’s promised to invest £150m in delivering lower prices…

Maynews

Rippleglen non-core disposals continue as profits rise Subscription

20 Dec 2014 | By Andrew Don

Rippleglen is continuing to close non-core stores across its estate…

Tesco bag packers

Tesco adds teams of little helpers to pack bags in the run-up to Christmas

17 Dec 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco is today created teams of dedicated bag packers at 400 of its stores to help ramp up service in the run up to Christmas.

Mary Portas

Portas and MPs attack local authority action on high streets

16 Dec 2014 | By Ian Quinn

The efforts of both national and local government to tackle the problems of town centres has come under strong attack from MPs and the former high street tsar today.

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