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6 British Stateside Flops Primark Will Hope To Do Better Than

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.04.2014 | 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...

Tesco's Dud Messaging...

simon baldwin | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK
simon baldwin

Old enough to remember the Tesco ads featuring the late and great Dudley Moore? Back in '90s, they made us laugh. They converted a whole new audience to try Tesco ... and we backed them

Tesco's Profits Have Fallen Again

PA | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK

Tesco's annual profits have fallen for the second year in succession while latest UK sales figures showed a worsening decline, putting renewed pressur...

Donkeys Have Started Shopping, This Picture Proves It

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Comedy

A donkey was spotted entering a Tesco in Brockenhurst on Wednesday. Sinister Charlie Lambeth told The Huffington Post UK: "The donkey walked ...

Jobs Crisis Over? Here Are 6 Posts That Attracted An Insane Number Of Applicants

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne and his fellow ministers have seized on every improvement in the employment figures as proof that the coalition's "long-term economic p...

Thieves Just Put In A Remarkable Effort To Steal From A Cash Machine

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK

Thieves have dug a 50ft (15m) tunnel under a building to steal thousands of pounds from a cash machine. Police believe the gang may have spent mont...

Digital Activism Drives Democracy in the 21st Century

Hugh Salmon | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Politics
Hugh Salmon

For several years now, I have advocated that more intelligent use of the media options available to us in the 21st century can influence social change and a better world.

Woman Blames 'Dodgy' Tesco Rotisserie Chicken For Causing Her IVF To Fail

Ross Parry | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A woman has claimed her IVF attempt to have a baby failed because she got food poisoning from a dodgy Tesco chicken. Lisa Fessey thought her emotio...

Fuel-Price War Expected As Tesco Slashes Petrol And Diesel Costs

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK

Tesco has sparked a likely supermarket fuel-price war by cutting the cost of its petrol and diesel. The supermarket giant said it was reducing petr...

#Delicious Or #Desperate? Brand Launches 'Social Media' Friendly Food

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK

Birds Eye has announced it'll launch a new range of potato shapes, "Mashtags" (Mas#tags), especially for social media savvy potato-lovers. The new...

Are Books on TV Dead? Enter the Bloggersphere

Hannah Beckerman | Posted 18.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Beckerman

How do you make programmes about books that people actually want to watch? And who - or what - should fill the gap left by the absence of books on mainstream TV? Macmillan clearly hope they've found the answer

Hackers Force Tesco To Close Over 2,000 Clubcard Accounts

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK Tech

Tesco has been forced to deactivate more than 2,000 Clubcard accounts after they were hacked and log-in details shared online. Hackers obtained det...

From Farm to Fork - Whose Responsibility Is It?

Sian Breslin | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

Tesco say that they felt it is their duty to reconnect food for children, as 80% of parents feel that their children are not as healthy as they were when they themselves were children. However whose fault is that? The grocer? The teacher? Or the people? Who is best to turn the health of the nation around?

WATCH: Woman Rides Into Tesco On a Horse

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK

A young woman has ridden into Tesco on a horse. Filmed by laughing friends, the woman, named as Indiana Ralph, 21, trotted into the store, believed...

Are Call Centre Jobs About To Become Far More Interesting?

Mark Hillary | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK
Mark Hillary

Maybe outsourcing isn't so bad after all? Brands wouldn't be able to offer the customer service that consumers expect if they didn't work with an expert in the business and it's also creating thousands of jobs that are just getting better and better. Don't knock it.

Which Supermarkets Had A Terrible Christmas?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Tesco, Morrisons and Marks & Spencer have suffered sharp declines in sales after a "very challenging" Christmas for the supermarket sector. Industr...

Tesco Dragged Into UK-Poland Row

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics

Tesco has reminded Poland that it employs "tens of thousands" of people in that country, after a senior government official called for a boycott of th...

Here Are 2013's Most Awkward Business Social Media #Fails

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK

2013 has been a busy year for business, especially those getting to grips with social media. Many social media missteps go viral online and get rep...

Dawkins Wades Into M&S Alcohol & Pork Products Row

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.12.2013 | UK

Prominent atheist Richard Dawkins has attacked Marks & Spencer over its policy of allowing Muslim checkout staff to refuse to serve customers alcohol ...

Can A £30 Tablet Be Any Good?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.12.2013 | UK Tech

A couple of weeks ago we brought you the news Aldi were undercutting the prices of Argos and Tesco's tablet offerings with a sub-£80 device. Well,...

The Cheapest Supermarket For Your Christmas Shop Is...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Tesco has been revealed as the cheapest supermarket for your Christmas shop, having been awarded the coveted Christmas Grocer 33 accolade by the indus...

Asda Boss: We Could Reduce Food Prices In An Independent Scotland

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics

Asda has become the second of the Big Four supermarket chains to signal its food prices could fall in an independent Scotland if politicians stepped i...

Morrisons: Our Prices Could Fall In An Independent Scotland

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Morrisons has become the first of the Big Four supermarket giants to suggest its food prices could fall in an independent Scotland. This comes aft...

Eat The Ugly Veg, Says Tesco

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK

Fussy customers who reject misshapen fruit and vegetables need to be educated about food waste, Tesco has told MPs. The supermarket said "wonky" pr...

Scottish Campaigners Threaten To Boycott Supermarkets

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Scottish independence campaigners have lashed out at the big four supermarkets, Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons and Asda, amid reports they could hike f...