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Tesco kicks off Christmas campaign

Tesco launched its ‘Everyone’s Welcome’ Christmas campaign last night (Sunday November 5) with the first of five television adverts airing on ITV. The push focuses on Tesco’s range of turkey. The supermarket chain has pledged to donate £1 for every fresh turkey bought in-store or online from today until December …

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Demand for eco-cleaning products hits ‘all-time high’

Green-minded Brits are becoming more eco-conscious when it comes to using environmentally-friendly cleaning products for their homes, according to Tesco. In the last year there has been a sharp rise in demand for eco-cleaning products, with the supermarket chain reporting a near 45% rise in sales. In response the retailer …

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Tesco stores to accept round £1 coins after Sunday’s deadline

Tesco has joined Poundland in pledging that it will accept round £1 coins for an extra week after they are taken out of circulation. The new 12-sided £1 coin became legal tender on March 28. Since then the round coin and the new coin have been in circulation at the …

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Tesco completes epic Land’s End to John O’Groats charity walk

Thousands of Tesco staff have walked in relay from Land’s End to John O’Groats for charity. The month-long event was held to raise funds for Tesco’s national charity partnership with Diabetes UK and the British Heart Foundation. More than 4,000 staff from stores, offices and distribution centres across the UK …

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The Great Tesco Walk passes half-way mark

Thousands of Tesco colleagues have now walked over half the length of the UK to raise funds and awareness for Diabetes UK and the British Heart Foundation (BHF). The Great Tesco Walk is a month-long trek between Land’s End and John O’Groats to raise funds for the supermarket chain’s partnership …

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Tesco launches rare gold-flecked gourmet avocado

A rare gourmet variety of avocado was exclusively launched by Tesco across the UK on Monday (September 25). The supermarket chain claimed the GEM avocado, which has natural gold flecks on its outer skin, offers a ‘smoother and creamier taste than regular varieties of avocado because it remains on the …

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Tesco staff walk from Land’s End to John O’Groats for health charities

Thousands of Tesco staff are walking to raise funds and awareness for Diabetes UK and the British Heart Foundation. The Great Tesco Walk is a month-long trek between Land’s End and John O’Groats to raise funds for the supermarket chain’s partnership with the health charities. Staff from across the country …

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Tesco launches child-friendly veg range

Tesco has launched what it claims is the UK’s first ever range of fresh vegetables aimed at encouraging kids to eat healthier food. The range, which went on sale last week, kicked off with star-shaped butternut squash bites, and will be rolled out to include other produce including smiley sweet …

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Laura Wade-Gery joins John Lewis Partnership board

John Lewis Partnership, has appointed Laura Wade-Gery as a non-executive director to its board. John Lewis Partnership is the parent company of department store group John Lewis and supermarket chain Waitrose. Laura previously worked for Marks & Spencer as multi channel executive director for five years until September 2016. Before …

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Tesco launches mini avocados

Tesco is stocking rare mini avocados for a limited period. Called Zilla Eggs, they are about a third of the size of regular avocados and weigh around 70g compared with the average avocado weight of around 200g. Launched last Friday (August 18), the fruit is being sold by the supermarket …

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