Discount retailers Aldi and Lidl now own a 10% combined share of the British grocery market, double their share of only three years ago, new figures have revealed.
Sainsbury’s is trialing new ‘mission-based’ layouts, which ramps up the use of digital technology in store.
Sainsbury’s is on track for better than expected profits, it reported today, as it released “improved” Q2 results.
Australian Vintage has appointed Karen Humphreys as its new business manager for Sainsbury’s.
Sales of single serve bottles of wine are soaring at UK supermarkets due to a consumer desire to control their weekly unit intake and avoid wastage.
Shoppers are being ‘misled’ by supermarkets selling “wine based” drinks, which only contain 75% wine but are marketed as wine and sold in the wine aisle.
Sales of magnums are up 122% at Waitrose with consumers splashing out on larger bottles in the run up to Christmas.
Champagne prices in UK supermarkets are in free fall as supermarkets compete for market share using French fizz as their weapon of choice.
UK supermarket Sainsbury’s has cut the alcohol in its own-brand Prosecco from 11% abv to 10.5% as part of its ’20×20′ programme.
Prosecco sales in the UK are continuing to surge ahead of Champagne with year on year sales up nearly 70% at both Waitrose and Sainsbury’s.
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