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Christmas 2016 UK Opening Hours For Asda, Tesco, Homebase, B&Q And Sainsbury’s

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK

No matter how prepared you think you are – you’re probably going to have to make a last minute trip to the shops over the Christmas period. Whethe...

Last Posting Dates For Christmas 2016 And Delivery Deadlines For Tesco, Argos, Amazon, Asda And More

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK

As we hurtle towards Christmas day the time window in which one can post last minute gifts and cards is ever-shrinking. The last 1st class and 1st cla...

Someone Is Sticking Body-Positive Notes On Diet Products In Tesco

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Mystery notes aimed at deterring shoppers from buying diet products have been appearing in a Tesco store in Coventry. The labels appeared on Slim Fast...

Criminals Can Guess Your Bank Details In Just Six Seconds

Press Association and Oscar Williams | Oscar Williams | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Tech

Criminals can guess your Visa debit or credit card number, expiry date and security code in just six seconds, researchers have found. Experts from N...

These Are The Best Deals At Tesco This Black Friday

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 25.11.2016 | UK

Retailers including Tesco, Argos, Halfords, Homebase, and Matalan are preparing to offer customers massive savings as part of the Black Friday sales. ...

Tesco And Sainsbury's Whistleblowers Reveal Dirty Home Deliveries

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 16.11.2016 | UK

Whistleblowers at two leading supermarkets have said crates used for deliveries are so filthy customers “would stop shopping online” if they knew ...

Tesco Refuses To Give Mum Parking Vouchers Because She Was Buying Formula Milk

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Parents

A mother claims Tesco staff told her she could not have a parking voucher because she was buying formula milk, which the store “cannot endorse”. L...

Tesco Bank Fraud Scare Sees Thousands Of Customers' Cards Blocked

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK

Tesco Bank has been forced to block some customers’ cards after “suspicious activity” was detected by its fraud prevention system. Thousands of ...

It's Not Just Marmite, It's Bisto Too

Nick Abbot | Posted 31.10.2016 | UK
Nick Abbot

Unilever said it and Tesco said it and Nestle said it: prices are going to go up. Tesco is the biggest retailer in the land, Unilever and Nestle are two of the biggest food companies on earth. These companies are packed with experts in possession of facts but we are no longer interested in experts and facts.

Marmite Is Back! Unilever Says 'Supply Situation' With Tesco Is Resolved

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 13.10.2016 | UK

Unilever confirmed the “supply situation” with Tesco involving the price of Marmite and other products had been “successfully resolved” and th...

Marmitegate Is A Reminder That Nearly Everything You Buy Is Controlled By Just 10 Companies

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 14.10.2016 | UK

After Marmite and other products were pulled from Tesco in a post-Brexit vote pricing row, this sobering infographic is a reminder that a handful of c...

Brexit 'Hits Supermarket Shelves' As Marmite Supplies Run Low Over Falling Pound

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 13.10.2016 | UK

Tesco stopped selling major household brands such as Marmite, Flora and Persil detergent to its online customers following a row between the supermark...

How Much Food Would Cost If It Mirrored House Price Rises In London

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 25.08.2016 | UK

Food prices in Tesco shops around London are being altered to demonstrate the “ridiculous” levels of house price inflation in the capital over the...

Angry Seagull Forces Cornwall Tesco To Close After Taking Over Pet Food Aisle

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.08.2016 | UK Comedy

An irate avian forced the total evacuation of a supermarket in Cornwall on Tuesday evening as shoppers looked on in horror. The angry seagull swooped ...

Parents Criticise Tesco For Selling Girl's School Shoes With Heel

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK Parents

Angry parents have criticised Tesco for selling girl’s school shoes that feature a block heel. The ‘Let Clothes Be Clothes’ Facebook page have c...

Tesco Wrote An Actual Poem For A Dead Worm Found In One Of Their Cucumbers

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.08.2016 | UK Comedy

This supermarket chain may have just won a prize for most committed customer service team after writing poems in honour of a dead worm found on one of...

A Cage-free Day Is Dawning

Philip Lymbery | Posted 02.08.2017 | UK
Philip Lymbery

Today (29th July 2016), marks a truly momentous moment for egg laying hens. Asda and Lidl have finally caved, and pledged to go cage free on all their whole shell eggs. These announcements follow a burst of cage free commitments from Aldi, Iceland, Morrisons and Tesco that have also pledged to phase out cages for laying hens.

The Full List Of Yoghurts Customers Are Being Warned Not To Eat Amid Rubber Fears

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 01.08.2016 | UK

Five of the country’s biggest supermarkets have been forced to recall a number of yoghurt products over fears they contain rubber and pose a health ...

Parents Shopping In Tesco Will Now Get Free Fruit For Their Kids

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 28.07.2016 | UK Parents

Children will be able to enjoy free fruit while their parents shop in Tesco, thanks to the supermarket’s latest healthy eating initiative. More tha...

This Teenager Just Got Tesco To Stop Selling Eggs From Caged Hens

The Huffington Post | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 20.07.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A 14-year-old has persuaded Tesco to stop selling eggs from caged hens after rallying more than 280,000 people to support the cause. Lucy Gavaghan, ...

Man Submits Carrot Batons Complaint To Tesco In The Best Possible Way

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Tesco probably wishes they hadn’t asked this customer to elaborate after he submitted a complaint about his groceries. Aaron Swift from Manchester, ...

Tesco Just Upped Their Twitter Game By Destroying This Guy With A Mum Joke

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 04.07.2016 | UK Comedy

Think of a Tesco supermarket and searing wit might not be the first thing to come to mind. If that's the case then let us introduce you to their Twitt...

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....

Woman Mistakes Tesco Trolley Park For Bus Stop #OneOfThoseDays

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK
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An elderly lady was spotted waiting for a bus at a Tesco trolley bay thinking it was a bus stop for more than 15 minutes – even leaning against a po...

No Time to Waste

Dave Lewis | Posted 16.06.2017 | UK
Dave Lewis

I still think of myself as a newcomer to retailing, but I've learned more about food in two years at Tesco than I've done in many years. It's been a journey which has left me mixed emotions. Too often, I've seen examples across the supply chain of good, edible food being thrown away. We have to fix this - working together, across the food industry, in partnership.