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Grocer 33: Store of the week

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Tesco Warrington: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

23 Jun 2017

“We have a golden rule that our cashiers should not go at a speed that is detrimental to service”

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Tesco, Great Horton Road, Bradford: G33 store of the week Subscription

15 Jun 2017

“I think there’s been a great improvement in store service. For me, it’s the be-all and end-all”

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Waitrose Bowen Square, Daventry: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

09 Jun 2017

“We had a refit about two years ago and we refurbished the chilled section and the counters”

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Tesco Extra Gloucester: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

02 Jun 2017

“We’ve just had a very busy bank holiday weekend, which went well. We’ve also had our range change”

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

18 May 2017

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

“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

“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

“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

“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

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

sainsbury's cheltenham simon lloyd

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

06 Apr 2017

“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

“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

tesco montrose graeme tough

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

23 Mar 2017

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

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

tesco shrewsbury richard betts

Tesco Shrewsbury: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

09 Mar 2017

“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?

sainsbury's east kilbride craig macfarlane

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

23 Feb 2017

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

chris prest waitrose wells

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

16 Feb 2017

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

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Waitrose Comely Bank, Edinburgh: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

09 Feb 2017

We had a Sushi Daily bar installed in late October, which has been hugely popular

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

02 Feb 2017

The big new thing for us is we started offering same-day delivery and click & collect about 12 weeks ago

emma shaw waitrose oxford

Waitrose Botley Road, Oxford: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

26 Jan 2017

We spent time building understanding of the way Waitrose and John Lewis works and we’re now maturing as a store

morrisons cheadle stockport paul finch

Morrisons Cheadle Heath, Stockport: G33 store of the week Subscription

19 Jan 2017

This month is the 20th anniversary of the store opening, and we are planning a big party

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Waitrose Marlow Hill, High Wycombe: G33 store of the week Subscription

12 Jan 2017

This was the first time I had opened a store from scratch – we had 120 partners who were all brand new

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Sainsbury's Caldy Valley Road, Chester: G33 store of the week Subscription

06 Jan 2017

I’ve been store manager for two years but we’ve got some great colleagues who have been here for a long time

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Tesco Warrington wins with 'big and airy' store Subscription

23 Jun 2017 | By Victoria Goodsell

Staff “knew their stock and didn’t mind being interrupted”…

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Tesco kicks off Grocer 33 year with a pricing win Subscription

23 Jun 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

At £62.42, Tesco was £1.41 cheaper than second-placed Morrisons

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'Huge' Tesco Bradford takes Grocer 33 win Subscription

15 Jun 2017 | By Victoria Goodsell

The store’s “health and beauty section looked more glamorous with extra lighting”

Morrisons Price Crunch

Morrisons is cheapest as new Grocer 33 year begins Subscription

15 Jun 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

Morrisons came in £3.79 cheaper than Asda, offering the cheapest price for 13 items

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Waitrose Daventry takes dominant Grocer 33 victory Subscription

09 Jun 2017 | By Victoria Goodsell

“The entrance is attractive and inside feels spacious with nice-looking displays”

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Asda back on top but only sort of

09 Jun 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

Asda wins on a technicality with Tesco cashback undercutting it

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Tesco Cheltenham takes Grocer 33 win thanks to helpful staff Subscription

02 Jun 2017 | By Helen Gilbert

Despite a “disorganised and chaotic” first impression, Tesco Cheltenham took first place this week…

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Asda pips Tesco to the post by the slimmest of margins Subscription

26 May 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

Asda ended Tesco’s two-week winning streak by just 3p

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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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