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Tesco scraps Metro format after revamp plans fail

In August 2019, the supermarket announced it was carrying out a major overhaul of Metro

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Can Tesco reimagine Metro for its new convenience purpose?

Job cuts and store overhauls are due for Tesco’s 153 Metro stores

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One Stop converts 54 stores to Tesco Express

The Grocer first reported in January that One Stop, which is owned by Tesco, had converted 26 stores to its parent brand

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Warburtons unveils £56m investment plan as demand for non-bread bakery grows

The investment would go into developing new distribution depots, expanding existing bakeries and 'improving the environmental credentials' of its vehicles, said Warburtons

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Hovis strike risks bread shortages in Northern Ireland, union warns

Hovis workers will strike from tomorrow after rejecting a 3% pay rise

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End of the in-store bakery? Bread & baked goods category report 2021

Wrapped loaves have been flying off shelves, but in-store bakery sales have died a death. Can they be resurrected post-pandemic?

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