Sainsburys

Sainsbury's Refuses Nectar Card To Customer With 'Rude' Name

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK

Kids can be cruel about risqué names. Supermarkets even crueler. Just ask Fanny Carlsson, who found her application for a Sainsbury’s reward ca...

Do You Know If The Fish You Buy Is Sustainably-Caught?

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Some of the UK's biggest supermarkets including Morrisons and Asda are skimping on their sustainably-caught fish offerings, figures suggest. This ...

Tesco Closes 43 Stores And Slashes Prices In Drastic Action To Survive

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK

Tesco is shutting its head office along with 43 unprofitable stores as part of a raft of drastic new measures as new boss Dave Lewis fights to turn ar...

Sainsbury's Ad Becomes Surprising Hit With Schools

Megan Brownrigg | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Megan Brownrigg

Many teachers around the country are using the Sainsbury's Christmas Truce advert as a learning resource for WW1 commemorations.

Can We Find the True Meaning of Christmas in a Penguin?

David Hall | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK
David Hall

Much as I relish the creativity of many of their efforts, I feel that this trend tells a worrying story both about the faltering attempts of business to redefine its place in the world and about our own need to grasp at almost anything to create meaning in our lives. In my book, we could do with rather more powerful stories at Christmas time. Any ideas?

Black Friday Opening Times: All You Need To Know

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Woman Fights Off Everyone In Wembley Asda For Flatscreen TV, Wins Black Friday Friday 28th November 2014 is Black Friday, the US-imported s...

Sarah Vine's 'Homophobic' Daily Mail Column On Jack Monroe Isn't Going Down Well...

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK

A Daily Mail columnist has leapt into the Jack Monroe Twitter row by launching an indignant attack on the austerity food blogger. Sarah Vine - who...

Jack Monroe Denies Sainsbury's Has Axed Her Over #CameronMustGo Comments

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Jack Monroe Blasts Sarah Vine's Daily Mail Column As 'Homophobic, Ignorant Ghastly Lies' Austerity food blogger Jack Monroe has denied repo...

From Blue Stilton To Spanish Manchego, These Are The Cheeses You Need For Christmas Lunch Perfection...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The most delicious way to finish off any Christmas meal? A beautifully presented cheeseboard. When putting together a cheese plate, be sure to incl...

Using One Million War Dead To Hock Groceries? Merry Sainsbury's Christmas Everyone

Shaughan Dolan | Posted 13.01.2015 | UK
Shaughan Dolan

The World War One Centenary is a time to reflect one of the biggest wastes of human lives in the 20th Century. Why it happened, the lives it destroyed and how future wars can be averted are important lessons for our age. The ceramic poppies at the tower of London - 888,246 of them, each representing an extinguished human life - formed the centre of many moving tributes across the country.

Internet In Little Doubt That Sainsbury's Xmas Ad Has Toppled John Lewis

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 13.11.2014 | UK

John Lewis's hotly anticipated 2014 Christmas advert starring Monty the Penguin generated an online frenzy last week. But it seems that the Sainsbu...

Sainsbury's Christmas Advert Is An Unexpected War Epic

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 13.11.2014 | UK

Sainsbury's has recreated one of the most famous moments from World War One in its 2014 Christmas advert, which is a tie-up with armed forces charity ...

Which Bargain Supermarket Tied With Waitrose For Christmas Food?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you're doing Christmas on a budget this year then we have some excellent news for you: discount store Lidl has tied with 'posh nosh' specialist Wai...

600 Attend Sainsbury 'Kiss In' To Show Solidarity With Lesbian Couple

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education

More than 600 people attended a "kiss in" at a Sainsbury's in Brighton to protest at the store's treatment of a lesbian couple who were reportedly ask...

Sainsbury's Customers Are Really Angry About Big Nectar Points Change

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 15.10.2014 | UK

Sainsbury's has outraged loyal shoppers, with many now insisting they will shop elsewhere, after deciding to slash the value of its Nectar points loya...

Students Staging Kiss In At Sainsbury's To Protest At Lesbian Couple Being Told They Were 'Disgusting'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A group of students is helping to stage a kiss in at a Sainsbury's store in Brighton, in protest at the treatment of a lesbian couple who were told th...

Sainsbury's Apologises After Lesbian Couple Ordered To Stop 'Disgusting' Kissing Or Leave

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Sainsbury's has apologised to a pair of students who were left "humiliated" when they were ordered to stop kissing or leave the store after a shopper ...

Tesco's Financial Shambles Just Got A Whole Lot Worse

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK

Tesco will face a "full-scale investigation" by the City regulator after overstating its half-year profits by £250 million, as the supermarket battle...

Whoops. Sainsbury's Did Not Mean For You To See This Poster

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK

Sainsbury’s has been left red-faced after a motivational poster urging staff to encourage customers to spent an extra 50p during every shop was acci...

Kitchen Essentials Worth Upgrading to in Your Mid 20's

Jamie Tolentino | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jamie Tolentino

As you start to settle down into the workforce rhythm and have a steady source of income, you should start to think about having a healthy lifestyle instead of the basic bare minimum that you had as a student.

There's a Reason Why Supermarkets' 'Value' Ranges Are So Cheap - And It's Got Nothing to Do With Value

Clare Finney | Posted 05.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Clare Finney

No more could the aforementioned baker afford to love baking if he were to sell his loaves at the supermarket price of 75p a loaf. "If this was an industrial bakery," he observed tartly, "we'd employ three or four people and it would be automated."

Why Is Sainsbury's Doing Better Than Tesco?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK

Sainsbury's revealed lower underlying sales for a second quarter in a row, as Britain's supermarket giants continue to suffer a tough spring, but is e...

How Not To Promote A 12 Years A Slave DVD: Sainsbury's Sorry For 'Racist' Mannequin

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK

Sainsbury's has apologised after it was accused of racism for using a slave costume to encourage customers to buy a copy of Best Picture Oscar-winning...

Sainsbury's Enjoys Ninth Year Of Growing Profits

PA | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK

Outgoing Sainsbury's boss Justin King has capped his decade in charge of the supermarket by announcing a ninth successive year of annual profits growt...

6 British Stateside Flops Primark Will Hope To Do Better Than

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK

Primark is coming to America, with US fashionistas preparing to snap up their budget items at the chain's first store, set to open in Boston, Massachu...