Britain’s competition watchdog has launched the second stage of its investigation into the proposed £12 billion merger of supermarkets Sainsbury’s and Asda.
Tesco boss Dave Lewis has claimed that Jack’s, the supermarket’s new chain, will be the “cheapest in town”. But is it true?
Britain’s competition watchdog has launched the second stage of its investigation into the proposed £12 billion merger between supermarkets Sainsbury’s and Asda.
Lidl UK has unveiled plans for a new warehouse in Yorkshire in a move that will create 500 jobs.
Supermarket bosses have been told stop “ripping off” motorists in the north and north-east amid growing anger at fuel price “disparities”.
An Asda store had to order more shopping baskets for customers due to the number of people taking theirs home as the supermarket chain phases out single-use 5p carrier bags.
Motorists are being forced to pay extra for fuel at supermarket filling stations just a few miles apart amidst claims of “greedy profiteering” at the expense of rural buyers.
The competition watchdog has launched a formal investigation into the proposed £12 billion merger between Sainsbury’s and Asda.
Asda has notched up another rise in quarterly sales, but the speed of growth was pegged back by the timing of Easter.
Tesco has said its strategic partnership with France’s Carrefour will become operational in October.
It has been more than six months since pensioner William Ritchie was reported missing from his home at Fraserburgh.
Work on a new drive-through McDonald's restaurant could begin in a north-east town later this year.
Sainsbury’s was forced to defend its incoming chairman after a shareholder raised questions over his involvement in Lloyds’ disastrous takeover of HBOS.
Sainsbury’s has confirmed City grandee Martin Scicluna will be the supermarket giant’s next chairman when David Tyler checks out next year.
Tesco’s strategic alliance with French retailer Carrefour and Sainsbury’s merger with Asda are set to see the likes of Ocado and Iceland come under pressure, according to Moody’s.
The Asda chief executive has added his voice to a chorus of supermarket bosses warning that a hard Brexit could leave food rotting at the border and have severe financial implications for the sector.
Supermarkets are stocking their shelves for a bonanza weekend as peak summer barbecue weather combined with football fever look set to send tills ringing.
An Aberdeen MSP has called on a major supermarket chain to continue a “vital” bus service amidst plans to axe it due to falling passenger numbers.
Supermarket Sainsbury’s has seen a slowdown in sales growth, but insisted it has the “right strategy” in place as it pushes ahead with its £12 billion Asda tie-up.
Supermarket Asda has lost its finance chief Alex Russo, just months after the firm announced it is getting into bed with Sainsbury’s as part of a £12 billion merger.
Sainsbury’s is set to report a dip in first quarter sales this week, with boss Mike Coupe expected to be questioned on the progress of the supermarket’s £12 billion merger with Asda.
Sainsbury’s is set to report a dip in first quarter sales next week, with boss Mike Coupe expected to be questioned on the progress of the supermarket’s £12 billion merger with Asda.
Prime Minister Theresa May has called on retailers to provide competitive wages and bonus schemes for staff amid a furious row over workers’ contracts at Sainsbury’s.
The chief executives of Sainsbury’s and Asda have been summoned before MPs to answer questions on how the supermarkets’ proposed £12 billion merger will impact farmers, suppliers and consumers.
British supermarkets were boosted by the royal wedding and warm weather over the last three months with Asda and Morrisons outperforming their bigger rivals.
Up to 2,500 jobs in core supermarket supply chains could be at risk in the wake of the proposed merger of Sainsbury’s and Asda, new analysis has found.
The merger of supermarket giants Asda and Sainsbury’s has sent alarm bells ringing in farming circles.
A sacked Asda worker mounted a vengeful vendetta against a boss he blamed for losing his job – threatening to kill him and his young family.
Gulls have struck the first blow ahead of a turf war for territory in the north-east.
This seagull was caught on camera stealing a shopper's bacon as she packed her car with groceries.
A two-storey drive-thru restaurant could be created next to an Aberdeenshire supermarket.
A man had to be taken to hospital after a “targeted attack” outside a supermarket in Aberdeen.