10 December 2018
A food distribution centre delivering essential supplies to local foodbanks and groups in the North East has been able to move to a bigger site and install storage for chilled and frozen food thanks to funding from the Asda Fight Hunger Create…
06 December 2018
The Asda Fight Hunger Create Change initiative has paid for a new warehouse and equipment at Wirral Foodbank – so our community champions Helen-Louise Sestan-Burton and Ian Grant, who are both regular supporters of the foodbank, called in to see for…
28 November 2018
Over the past three decades Asda Foundation, our charitable arm, has donated £35 million and awarded more than 30,000 grants to local good causes and projects.   This week it was the Foundation’s 30th anniversary and they celebrated by making…
22 November 2018
The fantastic team at FareShare’s London depot who ensure essential food supplies are delivered to the charities and foodbanks helping people in need in the capital is expanding thanks to the Asda Fight Hunger Create Change campaign.   We’re…
09 November 2018
The Collins English Dictionary has named ‘single-use’ as its word of the year – showing again just how much plastic reduction has come to the forefront of people’s minds.   We know that we have a responsibility to reduce our reliance on single…
09 November 2018
We're trialling an 'inclusive hour' at several of our stores in Kent to help customers with autism and dementia and others who struggle with loud noise as part of the new Purple Tuesday initiative.   We'll be turning off displays, tannoy…
06 November 2018
Asda's Sustainability Manager Laura Babbs sets out our strategy.   We rely on forests. From paper, timber and medicines to soya and palm oil, forests are crucial to many everyday products. Forests provide places where people and animals thrive…
15 October 2018
Supermarket Asda has announced that it will go single-use plastic free in its head offices from today, removing close to 1.5 million disposable cups, cutlery and containers from its canteens.   The move will see Asda House and Britannia House…
02 October 2018
FareShare is the UK’s largest charity fighting hunger and food waste. They redistribute surplus food to frontline charities and community groups that support vulnerable people. We are proud to have partnered with FareShare and invested in the…
28 September 2018
The Asda Fight Hunger Create Change campaign has enabled food charity FareShare to open a huge new warehouse near Leicester which will transform the way they provide food to people in need across the East Midlands.   Debbie Kenney, community…