Throwback Thursday! The weekly look at the Grocery Insight archives (we have 60,000 + images), today it’s Tesco Watford Extra and the re-opening of the refitted store back in August 2014. A year later, Philip Clarke was to lose his job and Dave Lewis parachute in to rescue the ailing chain. The 3 stores (Coventry, […]
Listen to Wednesday’s interview where I speak to Adam Parsons on BBC Radio 5 Live’s Wake Up To Money program about Tesco’s yearly results. Originally broadcast Wednesday 13th April 2016.
Back to the future from Tesco? Around the time of the discount emergence and the recession, Tesco launched a number of discount brands (Country barn cornflakes) which were direct imitators of their Aldi equivalents – higher price than Value but lower than core brand.
Firstly, credit to Mark Smith for this spot in his local Tesco, it literally is nearly beyond belief in terms of the sheer number of corporate guidelines it flouts, and that’s before the regulatory ones that the stores are bound by.
This post originally appeared on LinkedIn, and has been republished here in full. Not the galaxy, but in Tesco – who do have a galaxy of their own with the space in stores. A far cry from not so long back, where rumours of an overstock reduction would see warehouses ‘freed up’ to create space […]