The Morrisons supermarket chain’s like-for-like sales rose by 3.6% excluding fuel in the nine weeks to 6 January to mark the fourth consecutive Christmas of like-for-like sales growth for the retailer.
Iceland has reported that its trial of in-store reverse vending machines has resulted in the recycling of more than 310,000 bottles.
Marks & Spencer has launched what it describes as a game changing new range of meat and dairy-free plant based fresh food as it looks to meet demand from customers taking a flexitarian approach to eating,
Supermarket chain Waitrose & Partners has pledged that its own label cards, wrap, crackers, tags, flowers and plants will either be glitter-free or feature an environmentally friendly alternative by Christmas 2020.
The Sainsbury’s and Asda supermarket chains have asked the Competitions and Markets Authority for more time to provide and consider all the evidence regarding their proposed merger.
The John Lewis Partnership has embarked on a three-year trial to test farmbots at the Waitrose supermarket chain's farm in Leckford in Hampshire.
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