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ASDA Reduces Price Gap On Discount Grocers

s the second biggest grocer in the UK, only coming in behind Tesco, ASDA has beat its major rivals with a modest rise in underlying sales as well as announcing that it is narrowing the price gap with discounters. The firm, which is based in Leeds, reported a 0.5% rise in like-for-like sales in the […]

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New ASDA Store In Norwich Attracts Controversy

n a highly controversial move, ASDA has applied to change the conditions it was granted to build a city store in Norwich. The changes include doubling the number of retail units from the original 4 up to 8 on the site of the old Bally shoe factory, just off Hall Road. It is also retracting […]

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ASDA Angers Father Over DVD Sale

 disgruntled  father from the small Cornish town of Fowey claims that he has been treated like a criminal after attempting to purchase a DVD for his son. Rob Bell says that he had been followed around the ASDA supermarket, in the nearby town of Bodmin, and was ultimately escorted off the premises after staff refused to […]

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Asda Raises Landmark £40 Million For Charities

Following 17 years of fundraising, Asda has announced that it has raised an astonishing £40 million for charities Breast Cancer Care and Breast Cancer Campaign.  The milestone figure has been achieved by Asda’s Tickled Pink campaign. The campaign was founded in 1996 by the supermarket giant and it aims to raise awareness of and funds […]

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Retailers: Innovate or Die, Says Asda Chief Executive

Retailers must innovate or they will die, according to Asda’s Chief Executive Andy Clarke, who was speaking at a recent conference in Yorkshire. Mr.Clarke told the audience at the summit based in Leeds that innovation within online retailing is being led by the UK at a time when many customers are getting by on a […]

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