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

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 05.02.2016 | 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...

Sainsbury's Recall Camembert Cheese Over Food Poisoning Concerns

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Sainsbury's has recalled a number of its Camembert products over fears that they could cause food poisoning. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) said ...

Can a Derbyshire Town Lead a UK Food Waste Revolution

Trewin Restorick | Posted 28.01.2016 | UK
Trewin Restorick

The Swadlincote adventure is launched on Wednesday 27th January and the year ahead promises to be intriguing. If all goes well it could be the Derbyshire town does revolutionise the way the UK address food waste.

Cat Walks Into Sainsbury's, Refuses To Give Up Shelf Again

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK Comedy

He's back! You may remember the stubborn cat who walked into the Brockley branch of Sainsbury's, set up camp on a shelf and refused to move? He's b...

On The Moon.

Caragh Little | Posted 17.11.2015 | UK
Caragh Little

It's inevitable. It's become an annual event, arriving as Remembrance ends: the Christmas adverts are suddenly dominant on TV schedules. The debate ...

Sainsbury's Christmas Ad 'Beats John Lewis Hands Down'

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 13.11.2015 | UK

The verdict is in: Sainsbury's Christmas advert has taken on the goliath that is John Lewis and won - if initial reaction is anything to go by. It ...

Sainsbury's Christmas Advert Has Just Resurrected One Of Your Childhood Favourites

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 13.11.2015 | UK

Sainsbury's has brought back one of Britain's best-loved children's book characters in its Christmas advert, a festive extravaganza starring Mog the F...

Black Friday Opening Times Tomorrow: All You Need To Know

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK

This year the orgy of consumerism known as Black Friday falls on the 27 November. A heavily discounted shopping day we’ve inherited from the US,...

Two Dead After Double-Decker Bus Crashes Into Sainsbury's Store

PA | Chris York | Posted 04.10.2015 | UK

Two people, including an eight-year-old boy, were killed when a double-decker bus ploughed into a Sainsbury's supermarket, West Midlands Police said. ...

Louise Ridley

Morrisons Closures Yet More Evidence That We've Fallen Out Of Love With Supermarkets | Louise Ridley | Posted 10.09.2015 | UK

British supermarkets are endangered. We're no longer buying our bread and sausages in quite the same way, and the casualties are our supermarkets l...

Sainsbury's Covers Fully-Clothed Gay Magazine... But Leaves FHM's Bikini-Clad Model On Show

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 13.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Sainsbury's has come under fire for covering up gay magazine, Attitude, with a 'modesty board', whilst leaving a bikini-clad model on the cover of FHM...

We're Tackling the Top Ten Food Waste Usual Suspects, and Getting Healthier in the Process

Mike Coupe | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK
Mike Coupe

We know that our customers expect the very best from us. As retailers we're expected to lead the way when it comes to matters of nutrition, sourcing and sustainability - and that's right. Right now, supply chain donation is a pioneering approach. Hopefully it won't be another twenty years before we see the industry following suit.

Supermarket Ready Meals Recalled As They May Contain Metal Shreds

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 14.05.2015 | UK Parents

More than 45 different types of ready meals, including some intended for children, have been recalled from Sainsburys, Waitrose and Morrisons, after t...

Easter Weekend Opening Hours For All Your Supermarket And DIY Needs

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK

Here comes Easter, a long weekend during which it is traditional to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus, eat your own weight in chocolate eggs and gra...

Student Finds Locust Crawling in Sainbury's Salad

The Huffington Post UK | James Beeson | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A student was left stunned after purchasing a bag of Sainsbury's rocket salad, only to discover a large exotic locust crawling around inside. Step...

Are You Being Served? Supermarket Customer Service Reviewed By... You

Ben Stockman | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK
Ben Stockman

Unlike many consumer reports which tend to focus on price and other elements, a new report written by customers, for customers has named Morrisons top supermarket for customer service...

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...