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Asda and Sainsbury’s merger plan will lead to store closures

A planned merger of Asda and Sainsbury’s will lead to the closure of up to 75 stores, says GlobalData Retail analyst.

Sainsbury’s management ‘playing the long game’

Sainsbury’s management appeared unphased after emerging as the underperforming grocer this quarter.

Online redefining UK toys and games market

The UK toys and games market will grow 16.2 per cent over the next five years, reaching a total value of £4.9 billion.

Sainsbury’s sales suffer setback

Sainsbury’s sales slipped into decline in the fourth quarter, on a like-for-like basis, in what was a mixed bag of figur...

John Lewis fashion sales soar

John Lewis fashion sales rose 7.2 per cent over Christmas - eclipsing the UK department store’s rivals.  

UK grocery chains celebrate solid Christmas

As the results flow, Christmas was clearly a boon for UK grocery chains, observes the verdict Retail team.

Tesco UK resurrection continues

Tesco UK’s latest results show solid progress and “reason to celebrate”.

Sainsbury’s results prove Argos success

The newly acquired Argos has shined in the latest Sainsbury’s results, despite lacklustre core grocery sales.

Sainsbury’s claim it leads rivals ‘dubious’

UK supermarket retailer Sainsbury’s has had a disappointing start to the year, according to Verdict Retail analyst David...

The ‘end is nigh’ for Homebase brand

The end is nigh for the Homebase brand, with rumours abounding new owner, Wesfarmers, will roll out the Bunnings brand i...