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Weak pound impacts Sainsbury's

Proactive Investors UK - ‎16 hours ago‎
Many also question Sainsbury's £1.4 billion acquisition of Home Retail Group (Epic: HOME), the owner of Argos and Habitat, which is expected to complete in August 2016.
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Competition watchdog approves £125m LloydsPharmacy takeover ...

Retail Gazette (blog) - ‎Jul 29, 2016‎
The national competition watchdog has given a conditional greenlight for LloydsPharmacy to acquire 270 pharmacies from Sainsbury's for £125 million.
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Argos shareholders approve Sainsbury's £1.4bn takeover - Retail ...

Retail Gazette (blog) - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
The shareholders of the company that owns Argos have overwhelmingly voted in favour of the proposed £1.4 billion acquisition by Sainsbury's.
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Lloydspharmacy must sell 12 stores as part of Sainsbury's deal ...

The Pharmaceutical Journal - ‎Jul 29, 2016‎
The Competition and Markets Authority has given approval to Celesio's £125m takeover of Sainsbury's pharmacy business, on the condition that the company ...

Sainsbury's to rival Amazon Fresh with new SAME DAY food delivery service - and pledge 900 new jobs to come - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
Britain's second largest supermarket, Sainsbury's , has hit back at Amazon with the launch of its very own same-day food delivery trial - and Londoners are amongst the first to enjoy the new service.
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Sainsbury's gets green light for £1.3bn Argos buyout

The Week UK - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
Sainsbury's has been given a green light to press on with its buyout of Argos-owner Home Retail Group. The Competition and Markets Authority will not pass the deal on for a more intense "phase two" investigation, which could have delayed the process by ...

Frome Sainsbury's staff recall desperate attempt to save life of lady at petrol station

Somerset Live - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
Staff at a petrol station in Frome have spoken of their desperate attempt to save the life of a lady who died while refuelling. Ben Cole, 21, and Paul Palmer, 26, were working at Sainsbury's at Wessex Fields when Cheryl Butterfield, who had just ...

Sainsbury's Blackpole customers choose their charity to support this ...

Worcester News - ‎Jul 29, 2016‎
SUPERMARKET customers have been placing their votes in store and online to name Macmillan Cancer Support their charity of the year.
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Sainsbury's to hire 900 staff for online delivery centre in east London

The Guardian - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
The facility, housed in a former Royal Mail building, will be able to fulfil 25,000 orders a week, taking the pressure off Sainsbury's stores in London, which also handle the picking and packing of online grocery orders, and are struggling to keep up ...

Sainsbury's Becomes First Major UK Retailer To Axe Food Multi-Buys

CIWM Journal Online - ‎Jul 29, 2016‎
Sainsbury's has fast-tracked its programme to remove multi-buy promotions on food whilst lowering regular prices on everyday items in response to positive feedback.

£5 of free Nectar points for Sainsbury's customers hit by Kingsway lights delays

Derby Telegraph - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
Sainsbury's customers have been given free Nectar points following the recent nightmare traffic conditions at Kingsway Retail Park.

Black Country Sainsbury's supermarkets announce year-long charity partnerships

Dudley News - ‎13 hours ago‎
TWO Black Country Sainsbury's supermarkets have announced the charities they are set to support throughout the next year.

Sainsbury's Louise Evans serves up a new flavour of comms

PRWeek - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
One of the many ways in which Sainsbury's is currently trying to make itself more efficient and competitive is by reducing administrative overheads, explains Evans.

Sainsbury's takes on Amazon with same-day grocery delivery

Fruitnet - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
Sainsbury's director of online, Robbie Feather, said: “Demand for our online delivery service in the capital continues to grow.

Nick Clegg joins fight to save Sheffield pub from becoming Sainsbury's store

The Star - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
Save the Plough pub campaigners were joined by Nick Clegg outside the Plough on Thursday, July 21 st, as part of the local community's efforts to highlight their concerns about the potential loss of the pub on Sandygate Road.
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Is the worst over for Tesco plc, J Sainsbury plc and WM Morrison Supermarkets plc?

Motley Fool UK - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
You could be forgiven for thinking that the worst is over for UK supermarkets. Since the beginning of the year, shares in Tesco (LSE: TSCO), Sainsbury's (LSE: SBRY) and Morrisons (LSE: MRW) have traded in a relatively tight range, and trading ...

Sainsbury's looks to cut waste with sausage snap packs

The Grocer - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
Sainsbury's has relaunched its range of Taste the Difference sausages with a new 'snap-pack' to minimise waste.

Retail surgery: What does Sainsbury's MasterCard lawsuit mean for retail?

Retail Week - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
In a groundbreaking judgment, the Competition Appeal Tribunal has required MasterCard to pay £68.6 million in damages to Sainsbury's. The damages relate to charges which MasterCard set between 2006 and 2015. Those fees make up approximately 90% ...
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Ilford's Sainsbury's development rejected by council's Regulatory Committee

Ilford Recorder 24 - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
The proposed Sainsbury's development on Roden Street had been in the pipeline for two years, but at last night's Regulatory Committee meeting was widely criticised for only offering four per cent affordable housing, well beneath the council's ...

Argos owner Home Retail's shareholders vote in favour of Sainsbury's acquisition

Retail Week - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
It comes less than a week after Sainsbury's was given approval by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) to complete the deal.