Tesco warns 1,600 jobs at risk over plans to axe overnight roles at 85 stores and close Jack’s chain

Tesco warns 1,600 jobs are at risk: Supermarket plans to axe night time shelf-stocking at 85 stores, make 36 petrol stations pay at pump only during overnight hours and close its Jack’s discount chain Tesco plans to axe overnight stocking in 36 large stores and 49 express stores  It will convert 36 petrol stations into pay-at-pump … Read more

woman whose husband bought a leg of lamb for £30 says she’s going back to Tesco for a refund

A woman who was left fuming after her husband splurged on a leg of lamb has divided opinion after posing on social media that she will be returning the meat to the supermarket because of the expense. Posting on the What’s on in Ramsbottom Facebook page, Rozalia Linder explained that she sent her husband Clive to … Read more

Eleven UK retailers including Boots recall batches of cold and flu capsules

Eleven UK retailers including Wilko, Waitrose, Aldi, Asda and Boots recall batches of cold and flu capsules after packaging mistake overstated the safe maximum daily dose for children Eleven UK retailers including Boots are recalling batches of cold and flu capsules The capsules are made by Wrafton Laboratories, trading as Perrigo   UK medicine regulator, which … Read more

Tesco opens its first till-free shop

Tesco opens its first till-free shop where customers can fill their bag with groceries and leave without needing to queue at a checkout Tesco is launching its first checkout-free store today, where shoppers can pick up groceries and leave without the need for a till It is the latest retail giant to open a branch … Read more

TikTok pranksters ’caused mayhem in Tesco two weeks before Asda’:

EXCLUSIVE: TikTok pranksters ’caused mayhem in Tesco two weeks before Asda’: New video shows super-hero mob brawling with supermarket bouncers as it’s claimed SAME ‘chaos for likes’ gang struck nearby store a fortnight earlier Costumed gang struck local Tesco just two weeks ago in similar stunt  Asda video shows employee grappling with girl before Spider-Man … Read more

Asda bids to rival Amazon as it becomes first supermarket to offer one-hour delivery for full range

End of the weekly shop? Asda bids to rival Amazon as it becomes first supermarket to offer one-hour delivery for full range of products Customers near stores in Halifax, Rotherham and Poole will be first to try service Many competitors already provide one-hour delivery – but none offer a full range But Asda’s £8.50 fee may … Read more

Tesco… but no tills: Supermarket giant will launch first checkout-free store 

Supermarket giant Tesco is set to launch its first checkout-free store following in Amazon’s footsteps. The announcement follows successful trials at Tesco’s head office, which saw shoppers scan items with their phone.  Payment was then taken automatically from the customers account as they walked out the store.   Chief executive Ken Murphy said the year-long trial at … Read more

Peperami delights vegetarians with the release of its first meat-free Vegerami range

It’s NOT a bit of an animal! Peperami delights vegetarians and flexitarians with the release of its first meat-free Vegerami range which comes in TWO flavours and costs £1 a pack Peperami has released its first vegetarian range at £1 per 40g pack at Tesco German brand is launching Vegerami Pep’d Up and Smokin’ Chick’nless Bites  Delighted … Read more

SouthYork the sequel: Prince Andrew’s marital home is replaced by ultra-modern mega-mansion is born

When Prince Andrew‘s former marital home was razed six years ago by its new owner, few design connoisseurs would have lamented its loss. Sunninghill Park had been compared to both a Tesco superstore and Southfork Ranch, JR’s vulgar pile in Dallas, and it had gone to wrack and ruin after lying empty for eight years. … Read more

Tesco delivery driver sacked for taking toilets breaks at home during shifts wins £17,000 payout

A Tesco delivery driver who was sacked for taking a toilet break at home during one of his shifts has won a £17,000 payout for being unfairly dismissed. Billy Fitzsimmons, from Kilmarnock, Scotland, suffered from a number of medical problems that meant he frequently needed access to a bathroom at very short notice. But he was … Read more