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Wal-Mart reaffirms commitment to Asda amid falling sales

Falling footfall at Asda has contributed to a 7.5% drop in sales, the UK retailer’s parent company reported, but it said it remained committed to turning around the business.

Friday, August 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 5 International Beer Day deals

It’s International Beer Day again, and the UK’s supermarkets are going all out to help us celebrate with some fantastic deals.

Friday, August 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Grocery market sluggish – but no hit from Brexit

Sales across the grocery market have continued to be slow, but have not felt any impact from Brexit, analyst KantarWorldpanel has reported.

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Asda hires Lidl COO to head up small stores

UK retailer Asda has poached Lidl’s COO to head up its small store format, as it looks to capitalise on changing consumer habits.

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Asda promotes spirit buyer to head up wine team

Asda has promoted its spirit buyer Lynsey Grace, who will head up the retailer’s wine team following the departure of senior buyer of wine, Ed Ashley.

Friday, July 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Grocery market sees first decline since January

The grocery market slipped into decline for the first time this year as a result of the ongoing price war between the retailers – but the greater competitiveness of the sector was likely to stand it in good stead for any Brexit fall-out, analysts argued.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Drunken defecating woman scares mother and son in Asda car park

A mother and son in Humberside were given a fright this week when they spotted a drunk woman defecating in an Asda car park.

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Supermarkets under pressure as consumers share spend wider

Consumer spend is increasingly being shared across the high street, as pressure continues on the big four retailers, Kantar Worldpanel has reported.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Asda posts worst ever quarterly results

Asda has reported its worst quarterly results, as it promises to overhaul its range to “better reflect what our customers want.”

Friday, February 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Black Friday kicks off Christmas wine sales

Retailers appear to be “officially” eschewing Black Friday in their BWS aisles – but many are still using it as a launch pad for Christmas deals on wines and spirits.

Thursday, November 26th, 2015 No Comments »

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