Asda’s sales growth picked up pace slightly over the past three months, up 1.3% year-on-year. The figures, covering the period from 1 July to 30 September, mark an improvement on the 0.5% rise in like-for-like sales in the second quarter. The performance was described as “solid” by the supermarket’s US parent, Walmart.
Cadbury has struck a blow against Nestlé in a long-running legal dispute over Cadbury’s famous purple branding.
Interim profits at Robert Wiseman have been cut in half, as the dairy giant bears the brunt of the price war raging between the supermarkets over milk.
Sign in to comment on this article
Not logged in before? Register for FREE guest access today.
You will be able to:
Site powered by Webvision Cloud