So a top 10 from the Jack’s visit yesterday. Lots of press and indeed it’s major news(!) There will be lots of press about price differentials and the like, but the reality is that with 2600 lines and 1700 of those being solely Jack’s – it makes a comparative difficult. Fair play to Tesco for […]
Ref: Jack’s – This is a Twitter thread I wrote this morning. A twitter user ‘unrolled it’ to one piece of writing which is impressive and enabled me to add it here. A great piece of work – Threadreaderapp There will be lots of noise tomorrow re: Jack’s and the Tesco world. Rome wasn’t built in a […]
A lot will be written this week about the venture by Tesco in to the discount world, by opening Jack’s (we assume the name is such) and therefore moving in to the brave new world of discount retailing. There has been some real high level insight offering little to the debate, irrelevance about whether the […]
Intriguing that both Andrew Higginson and Terry Leahy were compelled to speak about the past regime of Phillip Clarke in the past week, noting phrases such as ‘corporate vandalism’ as an example. The results speak for themselves, the behaviour from a casual observer on the fringes also speaks for itself. Running a FTSE 100, blue […]
Express Checkout: Tesco and Booker have ratified their merger / takeover today, with 85% voting in favour of the deal. Tesco have already started to integrate Booker, with a Chef Central implant store in Cambridge (former Dobbies) and two Extra stores benefitting from an expanded range within the store in seasonal space.