15 April 2019
Hi, my name is Rob McWilliam, and I am Asda’s Chief Financial Officer.   I want to take the opportunity to contact you and share with you some of the changes my team have introduced over the course of the past year.   Please take a…
05 April 2019
We're really proud that we've been recognised by LinkedIn one of the top 25 large employers where people want to work in the UK.   To find out more, click here.  
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.   …
25 February 2019
Commenting on the CMA’s provisional findings, a spokesperson for Sainsbury’s and Asda said:   “These findings fundamentally misunderstand how people shop in the UK today and the intensity of competition in the grocery market. The CMA has moved…
25 February 2019
oday (19th February 2019), Walmart has published its earnings returns for the final quarter of 2018 including financial results for Asda (1st October 2018 to 31st December 2018).   The supermarket delivered a 1.0% increase in like-for-like…
08 February 2019
We're extending our trial of an 'Inclusive Hour' to help customers with autism and dementia and others who struggle with loud noise.   We're now turning off displays, tannoy announcements and other noises from 10-11am every Tuesday at 27 of…
10 January 2019
Supermarket Asda has published its 2018 Gender Pay figures, in line with the legal requirement for large companies to report annually.   In a report submitted to the Government’s Gender Pay website, Asda has stated that, for the 2018 Gender…
17 December 2018
In a joint statement, a spokesperson for Asda and Sainsbury's said:   "J Sainsbury plc and Asda Group Limited attended a Competition Appeal Tribunal hearing today concerning the process and timetable of their proposed merger.   The Court…