21 May 2019
We’re trialling a new kind of packaging for fresh chicken that will save 75 tonnes of plastic waste. Anna Barr from our Poultry team explains how.   As part of our commitment to reduce plastic waste we’re trialling a new kind of packaging on…
16 May 2019
Today (16th May 2019), Walmart has published its earnings returns for the first quarter of 2019 including financial results for its UK business, Asda, for the period 1st January 2019 to 31st March 2019.   With an adjustment for the later…
15 May 2019
Our head development chef Mark Richmond writes about the new additions to our BBQ range and offers his top tips on getting the best from your barbie this summer.   For me, the summer is all about getting friends and family together, and a…
15 May 2019
This week is National Donut Week and what better way to celebrate than tucking in to our new and exclusive donut burger. Available until September, this innovative delight gives customers the perfect chance to personalise and get creative with…
14 May 2019
Our Asda Café All Day Breakfast Toastie has been named the New Sandwich (hot) winner at the Sammies Awards 2019. The award criteria is based on a new prepacked sandwich which has been successfully launched into a retail or catering environment …
14 May 2019
As we head into summer, Asda has announced the introduction of Beefeater Blood Orange Gin to its range, launching the citrusy sip at just £14 – the cheapest available on the market.   Available in-store now, the new, zesty gin is set to quench…
14 May 2019
Supermarket Asda gathered over 1200 of its store, depot and Home Office managers together in Leeds to update on progress on its ongoing strategy and the future.   In the first address to leaders since the CMA’s decision to prohibit Asda’s…
10 May 2019
Dear Supplier   Over the past 12 months, we have been working to drive efficiencies in our Own Brand processes.   Following your feedback, we have reduced the volumes of NPD & Re Design activity by 40% and re-structured the process to…
08 May 2019
Commenting on the announcement that Nick Jones is to leave Asda after eight years to take on the role of CEO for Joules, Roger Burnley, CEO and President of Asda commented;   “I would like to thank Nick for his contribution to Asda and all he…
02 May 2019
A group of Asda community champions from our stores across North West England and North Wales teamed up with the Marine Conservation Society to give West Kirby beach on the Wirral a spring clean.   The group of more than 20 of our colleagues…