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Asda Recalls 'Buzz Lightyear' Costume over 'Strangulation' Fears

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 08.07.2016 | UK Parents

Asda has recalled a children’s Disney fancy dress costume amid fears over a risk of “strangulation”. The ‘Disney Buzz Lightyear Sound Effect C...

Asda Substituted This Woman's Eyeliner For Something Totally Ridiculous

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to online food shopping, receiving slapdash (and, quite frankly, ridiculous) substitutes for items you ordered is enough to turn you gre...

How Different Supermarket Shoppers Will Vote In The EU Referendum

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK

A poll of British shoppers has revealed how those who frequent some of the nation's most popular supermarkets are likely to vote in the EU referendum....

'Pieces Of Hard Green Plastic' Fears Sees Asda Recall Vegetarian Burgers

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK

Asda has recalled some of its veggie burgers over fears they could contain "pieces of hard green plastic". The Food Standards Agency said on its site:...

B&Q, Morrisons, Asda, Sainsbury’s And Tesco Bank Holiday Opening Times

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.05.2016 | UK

It's reaching that point again folks where it's time to box off those pesky DIY projects that have been lying around unfinished for months on end. Ye...

Asda, Sainsbury’s, Tesco, B&Q And Morrisons Bank Holiday Opening Times

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.05.2016 | UK

You know Spring has most certainly sprung as we pinball off one Bank Holiday to another. And as it's looking suspiciously likely that we’ll be gett...

Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury’s, B&Q And Morrisons Bank Holiday Opening Times

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.05.2016 | UK

Spring is most definitely in swing as we hurtle from one Bank Holiday to the next. As it’s fairly likely we’ll be getting some good weather at lo...

Top LGBT Employers Named At 'Gay Oscars' Ceremony

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 16.05.2016 | UK

Asda has emerged as the most LGBT-friendly employer of the year, fending off tough competition from a series of other businesses to earn the prestigio...

Fear Thy German Discounter?

Dyfed Loesche | Posted 13.05.2016 | UK
Dyfed Loesche

Invasion, conquest, price wars. Reading the headlines you're tempted to conclude an all-out war has broken out amongst food retailers in the UK. Arguably, the main culprits are German budget supermarkets Aldi and Lidl, who seem to instill fear into the hearts of British supermarket managers at Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury's and Morrisons. Apparently, the big four are shaking in their boots.

London Rapper Brazenly Films Himself Smoking Cannabis Inside Asda

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK

Rapper Black The Ripper has posted a video on social media showing him smoking a cannabis joint in Asda, following an earlier stunt where he "hotboxed...

Asda Wonky Veg Boxes Have Already Stopped 160 Tonnes Of Produce Going To Waste

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK

Asda says it has seen a "unprecedented" response to its 'wonky veg' boxes, selling more than 160 tonnes of misshapen fruit and vegetables since launch...

This Asda Has Launched A 'Quiet Hour' For People With Autism

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 25.04.2016 | UK

An Asda superstore in Manchester has been praised for introducing a 'quiet hour' to make shopping easier for people with autism and disabilities. The ...

Supermarket Products Are Shrinking But The Prices Aren't, Report Finds

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 20.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The sizes of your favourite supermarket products are shrinking but the prices are not, a new study has found. A report by Which? found that everyday ...

Stranger Had No Idea His 'Random Act Of Kindness' Came At Perfect Time

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 13.04.2016 | UK

A grieving woman has expressed her gratitude after a stranger gave her an envelope stuffed with cash in a "random act of kindness" he hoped she would ...

Pregnant Woman 'Fined' For Using Mother And Child Parking Space At Asda

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK Parents

A heavily pregnant woman was reportedly fined for parking in a mother and child bay at an Asda car park. Olivia, 23, who is nine months pregnant, said...

Asda Forced To U-Turn On Food Bank Collection Points

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 26.02.2016 | UK

Asda has backtracked on a decision to remove food bank collection points from its stores following a fierce public backlash and claims the move could ...

Food Banks Braced For One-Third Donations Hit After Asda U-Turn

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 22.02.2016 | UK

Food banks are facing donation cuts of up to a third because Asda executives scrapped collection points from stores, a leading charity has claimed. ...

Are You Ready to Eat 'Wonky' Fruit and Veg?

Jenny Dawson | Posted 19.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jenny Dawson

Most of the time we start with the recipe and then collect the ingredients to fit around what we need. But its time to start thinking about what we have in our fridge, what's best in season or what is there an abundance and how can we can incorporate it into a recipe - or how we make it the best it can be!

Asda Under Pressure To Bring Back Food Bank Donation Points

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 19.02.2016 | UK

Asda executives are under pressure to reinstall food donation points relied on by charities and food banks after they were removed from stores across ...

After Asda's 'Wonky Veg Box', This Is What Britain's Other Supermarkets Are Doing

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK

Supermarket Asda has launched the UK's first ever 'wonky veg box' allowing shoppers to buy imperfect vegetables in bulk to feed their families. REA...

Asda's £3.50 Wonky Veg Box Lets You 'Feed Your Family For A Week'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Asda has launched the UK's first ever 'wonky veg box' which lets shoppers buy imperfect vegetables in bulk to feed their families. The box will cos...

Woman Accidentally Dyes Asda Logo Into Her Hair

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 03.12.2015 | UK Style

We've all been subject to some beauty disasters... but maybe none quite as funny as this one. Asda shopper Rebecca Richardson got more than she bar...

Watch The Eye-Popping Black Friday Spending Total Rise In Real-Time

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK

Millions of consumers are set to spend their way to the UK's first £1 billion online shopping day today in the Black Friday bargain frenzy, the Press...

Is Black Friday Finished?

Mark Hillary | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK Tech
Mark Hillary

Maybe it's just me, but I'm not really all that interested in Black Friday. I know the retailers get stock especially for the event and I don't want to be climbing over bodies to grasp at a TV bargain. Shops look like combat zones during Black Friday.

ASDA's Black Friday Ban Means You Won't Be Seeing Chaos Like This Again...

The Huffington Post UK | Huffington Post Staff | Posted 10.11.2015 | UK

Black Friday will be upon us once more come 27 November - but at ADSA, it'll be business as usual, after the chain revealed it would not take part in ...