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Waitrose Mill Lane, Swindon: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

26 May 2017

“Two weeks ago we put in self-service checkouts, which has completed the move towards offering alternative payment options

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Tesco threatens Asda turnaround with another G33 pricing win Subscription

26 May 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

The fact that Tesco has managed to consistently undercut its Walmart-owned rival is pretty much unprecedented

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Waitrose Swindon takes win in low-scoring Grocer 33 week Subscription

26 May 2017 | By Victoria Goodsell

“The car park wasn’t well signed” but the “front of the store was lovely and clean with loads of fresh flowers for sale”

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Get mobile match fit in the machine learning age

04 May 2017 | By Martijn Bertisen

You can’t just jump into the future – there has to be a solid bedrock and in the case of retail, that bedrock is mobile

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The Waitrose suppermarket experience Subscription

03 May 2017 | By Megan Tatum

The Grocer headed out to the Waitrose Café at its new Haywards Heath store to rate the ambience and cuisine

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Sainsbury's Nine Elms, Wandsworth: G33 store of the week Subscription

18 May 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

We’ve always had a store on this site, but the old one closed down four years ago

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Morrisons Dunwoody Way, Crewe: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

11 May 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

“Availability is a really key focus for us and something we are digging deep into every day as a whole team”

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Sainsbury's Dog Kennel Hill, Dulwich: G33 store of the week Subscription

04 May 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

“There have been a lot of range changes over the past few months and a rebranded, increased Just Cook range came in just last week”

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Waitrose Swaffham: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

27 Apr 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

“This is an extremely seasonal branch. At peak times, we have a lot of traffic from Londoners who have second homes here”

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Tesco Knocknagoney Road, Belfast: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

20 Apr 2017 | By Ian Quinn

“The secret for me is for my staff to be happy in their jobs. If my staff are happy then so are our customers”

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Sainsbury's Meole Brace, Shrewsbury: G33 store of the week Subscription

12 Apr 2017 | By Michelle Perrett

“I left the store last night and got the call on the way out. You dream of that Grocer 33 win”

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Sainsbury's Cheltenham: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

06 Apr 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

“It’s been 29 years and I think this store has had more extensions and refurbishments than any other I can recall over that time”

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Tesco, Genesis Way, Consett: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

31 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

“We were the last new Extra in the North East. We’ve got all the latest layouts, the new-style F&F, optician, a phone shop

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Tesco, Western Road, Montrose: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

23 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

I’m fortunate I have a great camaraderie with our maintenance manager

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Sainsbury's Rice Lane, Liverpool: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

16 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The supermarket definitely still has a place because we offer things the local c-store can’t

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Tesco Shrewsbury: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

09 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

“The greatest opportunity for me was to change the service we offered customers”

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Sainsbury's Crystal Peaks, Sheffield: G33 store of the week Subscription

02 Mar 2017

A lot of people were quite vocal – both colleagues and customers – saying why on earth don’t we have contactless?

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Sainsbury's East Kilbride: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

23 Feb 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

We got contactless about six weeks ago, which has made such a difference in terms of ease from a customer point of view

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Waitrose Whiting Way, Wells: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

16 Feb 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

We’ve been testing a new operating model, which involves training partners in a lot more areas

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Tesco threatens Asda turnaround with another G33 pricing win Subscription

26 May 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

The fact that Tesco has managed to consistently undercut its Walmart-owned rival is pretty much unprecedented

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Tesco scores second Grocer 33 pricing win on the trot Subscription

18 May 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

Tesco appears to be heaping the pressure on Asda in terms of price

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Tesco edges out Asda to take rare Grocer 33 pricing win Subscription

11 May 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

The win is only the UK’s biggest retailer’s second in this calendar year

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Express delivery service Quiqup raises £20m to fund growth Subscription

24 May 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The startup has begun operating a delivery service for Whole Foods Market, Burger King and Tesco in London

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Blakemore Wholesale launches on-the-go order app Subscription

23 May 2017 | By Michelle Perrett

The app, free for iOS and Android, offers a range of services including Click & Collect and Click & Deliver

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Amazon trademark applications indicate checkout-free plan for UK

22 May 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The online retailer filed a trademark for the slogan ‘Every queue is a defect’ on 11 May

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Grocery Retail Structure Report 2017 Subscription

Franchising is increasingly seen as the new route to growth for the big four, download our GRS 2017 to get the full picture

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