Tag Archives: Sainsbury’s

Sainsbury’s announces BBQ bundle

On one of the hottest days of the year and in preparation for England’s final group stage match against Belgium in the World Cup tonight (Thursday June 28), Sainsbury’s has revealed details of a barbecue bundle for four for £10. The ‘bargain BBQ’ is a result of Sainsbury’s price reductions …

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Sainsbury’s Home and Argos Home to sponsor New Designers exhibition

Sainsbury’s Home has announced its partnership for the second year with New Designers, and for the first time, Argos Home will also partner with the upcoming exhibition. Opening tomorrow (Wednesday June 27) at the Business Design Centre in London, New Designer is a two-week celebration of design that sees students of 200-plus creative courses unveiling …

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Sainsbury’s creates Group Chief Digital Officer role

J Sainsbury has announced that Clodagh Moriarty has been promoted to its operating board as group chief digital officer, with immediate effect. The supermarket chain said Clodagh will ‘create and lead the group’s digital strategy, ensuring customers experience an integrated and seamless digital experience across Sainsbury’s, Argos, Sainsbury’s Bank and …

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Sainsbury’s launches in-store ice cream parlours

Working with Unilever, Sainsbury’s has launched five in-store ice cream parlours, offering premium ice cream brands-to-go. The retailer says the trial is the first time that in-store ice cream parlours have opened in a UK supermarket. London customers in Balham, Wandsworth and Clapham Common can now scoop up Ben & …

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Sainsbury’s trials delivery service by electric cargo bikes

Sainsbury’s is piloting a grocery delivery service by electric cargo bikes, in what it claims is a UK first. A fleet of five zero emission bikes are delivering up to 100 online orders a day to South London customers from the supermarket chain’s Streatham Common store. If successful, the trial …

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Sainsbury’s introduces ‘UK supermarket first’: pulled jackfruit

Sainsbury’s launched seven new plant-based products in store and online yesterday (Monday January 1), including what it bills as a UK supermarket first: pulled jackfruit. Jackfruit, also known as jack tree, is a species of tree in the fig, mulberry, and breadfruit family, native to South India. The grocer says …

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Auld Lang What?!

Research from Sainsbury’s has revealed that the tradition of singing ‘Auld Lang Syne’ on New Year’s Eve is in danger of dying out, with only 3% of people in the UK knowing the words despite a third of revellers planning a rendition as the bells chime 2018 in. ‘Auld Lang …

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Sainsbury’s forecasts ‘Sparkling Saturday’

Sainsbury’s is predicting that Saturday (December 23) will be known as ‘Sparkling Saturday’, with the supermarket chain shoppers expected to buy 489,000 bottles of fizz in a single day. The retailer explained: ‘With Christmas Day falling on a Monday, sales are set to ‘pop’ as shoppers do their final preparations for …

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Sainsbury’s joins forces with Debrett’s

Sainsbury’s has teamed up with etiquette expert Debrett’s to help partygoers through the festive season with a ‘Guide to Christmas Gift-Giving’. The guide has been designed to help the half (56%) of the population who say they feel unsure of festive social etiquette and clueless when it comes to correct …

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Sainsbury’s celebrates ‘Every Bit of Christmas’ in 2017 campaign

Sainsbury’s unveiled its Christmas advertising campaign last Sunday (November 12). In a departure from the supermarket chain’s traditional ‘Christmas special’, this year’s creative is an extension of the retailer’s year-round campaign, launched in January, which celebrates the ways that the nation ‘lives well’ and the joy of food. “Every Bit …

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