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Tesco launches January healthy eating push

Tesco by backing the first Public Health England Change4Life campaign to promote healthier snacking for children. The new initiative aims to help parents who are shopping in-store and online choose affordable healthier snacks that are 100 calories or less. The campaign, which runs throughout January, includes in-store point of sale …

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Is the traditional Christmas pudding under threat?

Is the traditional Christmas pudding in danger of being consigned to history and replaced by a sponge alternative? For the first time ever, Tesco offered more festive sponges than Christmas puddings this year: 12 sponges compared with 10 traditional puddings. The supermarket chain said the change was due to younger …

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Tesco doubles vegan and vegetarian food offering at Christmas

Changing diets have prompted Tesco to double its vegetarian and vegan festive food offering. In the past year, demand for vegetarian and vegan food has soared, with sales of chilled vegetarian ready meals and meat substitutes growing by 25% for the supermarket chain. As a result, Tesco has introduced two …

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Tesco quadruples Christmas gift range… for pets!

Demand for dedicated festive presents for pets has soared by 300% at Tesco. In response, the supermarket chain has quadrupled its Christmas gifts range for pets from 12 items last year to more than 50 this year. Treats include Prosecco and beer for cats and dogs. The tipples (called Pawsecco …

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Tesco releases second Christmas advert

Tesco releases the second of five Christmas television adverts this weekend (November 18-19), highlighting how the supermarket chain and its customers give people in need ‘a little extra help’ during the festive season. The advert shows a local charity bringing people together to celebrate Christmas and using food donations from …

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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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