22 March 2019
We’re delighted with such a fantastic result at last night’s Free From Food awards, picking up 20 gongs - including silver retailer of the year! The FreeFrom Food Awards recognise innovation and excellence in the freefrom food industry. The…
22 March 2019
A big thank you to all the journalists and bloggers who've been showing their support for our Be Your Breast Friend campaign to encourage more people to regularly check themselves for the signs of breast cancer.   As part of our Tickled Pink…
21 March 2019
While spring may have just begun, severe and inclement weather can hit at any time and cause massive disruption and financial concerns, with the average cost of flooding to a business being £82,000 – its impact on small businesses can be…
20 March 2019
As one of the UK’s biggest supermarkets and the second largest clothing retailer in the country, we have a responsibility to do the right thing by our customers - not only on the price and quality of our goods, but also on the impact we have on the…
18 March 2019
99.9% of UK businesses are small and medium sized. With these enterprises being such an integral part of the UK’s economy, it is imperative they are as robust as possible.   While large employers frequently grab the headlines when it comes to…
17 March 2019
Look out for pink till receipts in our stores spreading the message about the importance of regularly checking yourself for signs of breast cancer. Here Kim Kilgour, who's worked at our Carlisle store for 15 years, writes about her breast cancer…
14 March 2019
Asda has announced it has removed 6500 tonnes of plastic from its own brand packaging since February 2018. The milestone marks a significant step towards the supermarket’s ongoing commitment to reducing the amount of plastic used in product…
11 March 2019
Dear Supplier   In light of the launch of the 2019 Groceries Code Adjudicator (GCA) Annual Supplier Survey, I wanted to contact you personally.  The GCA Supplier Survey is a great opportunity for you to provide direct feedback on how you feel…
08 March 2019
Asda has today confirmed that it will remove single kitchen knives from sale in all its stores by the end of April 2019.   The decision to stop selling these items comes in response to rising concerns about knife crime in the UK, particularly…
07 March 2019
At the start of National Apprenticeship Week, supermarket Asda has announced that it is extending the number of apprenticeship programmes it offers to 37, meaning that over 1,500 Asda colleagues will be able to earn while they learn this year.   …