The latest grocery market share figures from Kantar Worldpanel, published today for the 12 weeks to 5 November 2017, show supermarket sales have increased in value by 3.2% year on year in the run up to Christmas.
In a tightly contested market, Sainsbury's is working hard in 2017/18 to earn the title of most creative mass market retailer of the year, according to Ray Gaul, vice president, Kantar Retail. In just the first six months reported through to 23
CHIKA’S snacks, the premium west-African inspired snack brand, will be launching its Chilli and Lime Cashews in Sainsbury’s supermarkets from 15 October. Bringing innovation to the snack category, the Chilli and Lime Cashews, new to the CHIKA’S snack range, give a
Scottish oats company, Stoats, has expanded its distribution with Sainsbury’s, securing three UK listings with the major retailer for its Porridge Oat Bar Multipacks. The new listings build upon two years of brand growth within Sainsbury’s Scottish stores and will see
For the months of July-September, Wieden+Kennedy London and Sainsbury’s have produced four films and subsequent print and digital work which celebrate often overlooked moments of how Brits are living well this summer.
Leading luxury tea company, Newby Teas, is set to launch nationwide in one of the UK’s largest supermarkets, Sainsbury’s. A selection of eight of Newby Teas speciality tea blends will be available exclusively in selected Sainsbury’s stores nationwide – starting
Today Current, powered by GE announced it is partnering with Sainsbury’s to make it the first grocery retailer in the UK to power all its supermarkets entirely by LED lighting.
Lidl and Aldi win record market shares, attracting an extra 1.1m shoppers, latest Kantar Worldpanel data shows
The latest grocery market share figures from Kantar Worldpanel, published today for the 12 weeks ending 26 March 2017, show supermarket sales increased in value by 1.4% compared to the same time last year. Slower growth was primarily due to
The strong performance of retailers over the festive period is due to a growing trend among consumers to spend money on experiences rather than products, according to a leading retail expert at Aston University.
Tesco continues to grow market share thanks to fastest sales growth in three years, Kantar Worldpanel data shows
The latest grocery share figures from Kantar Worldpanel, published today for the 12 weeks ending 6 November 2016, reveal a second month of good news for Tesco, which grew at its fastest rate in three years. This is ahead of
The latest grocery share figures from Kantar Worldpanel, published today for the 12 weeks ending 9 October 2016, show Tesco increasing sales by 1.3% – marking a return to growth for the UK’s largest retailer for the first time since
Jimmy’s Iced Coffee, the family-owned range of ready-to-drink iced coffees, is proud to announce the launch of their brand-new 1-litre carton of classic original-flavoured iced coffee. The product landed in over 300 Sainsbury’s stores from 12 September 1 2016. The 1-litre
Fruit snack brand Nature’s Finest, is celebrating a double win as Sainsbury’s and Asda confirm they are extending the range of its premium potted fruit in stores from mid-September. Joining the already successful products, Nature’s Finest offers health conscious consumers
British manufacturer and distributor of premium chutneys, pickles and condiments, The English Provender Company has secured nationwide listings with Sainsbury’s for its Proper Pickle. The range which includes Beetroot, Chunky and Finely Chopped varieties will be entering 300 stores across
Sainsbury’s deal to sell the iconic Admiral casual menswear brand reached its first birthday last month. The capsule autumn/winter range was originally available in 100 Sainsbury’s stores but quickly expanded to 170 stores due to its fashion appeal and customer
Arcus and Sainsbury’s have cemented their seven year relationship in a landmark 10 year joint venture that sees the provision of facilities management services to the Sainsbury’s estate through to 2026. The agreement with Sainsbury’s follows seven years’ service from Arcus
Sainsbury’s plans to grow its business in China and develop its partnership with Alibaba by doubling the number of its products that are available on Alibaba’s Tmall Global online marketplace. The move to accelerate its presence in China comes after
Aimia, the analytics platform which drives Sainsbury’s customer relationships, is now being used to help Japan’s largest retailer leverage its data and get closer to customers. Nectar owner, Aimia, has signed a contract with the retail arm of Aeon to
Netto lacked brand awareness and credibility of Aldi and Lidl in its latest incarnation, says Kantar Worldpanel
Sainsbury's announcement that it is to close the 16 Netto stores it operates in a joint venture with Dansk Supermarked Group, is unsurprising given the competition posed by arch rivals Aldi and Lidl, according to Fraser McKevitt, head of retail
Explore Asian’s gluten free, organic and high fibre bean pastas will be stocked in Sainsbury’s from the end of June. Normally found in the ‘free-from’ aisles, Sainsbury’s has taken the decision to position the bean pastas onto the main
Foods offering a reduced sugar option without compromising on taste are becoming increasingly relevant to a wider number of consumers. To offer its jam loving customers a healthier alternative, Streamline will be introducing its 40% more fruit, 30% less
Galvanina, the 100% organic, Italian sparkling fruit drink brand, has secured new listings in Sainsbury’s. Galvanina Sicilian Ruby Orange and Galvanina Sicilian Lemon in 750ml bottles will be available in 317 Sainsbury’s stores at the end of July.
Big four retain shoppers despite strong growth from competitors, latest Kantar Worldpanel data reveals
The latest grocery share figures from Kantar Worldpanel, published today for the 12 weeks ending 22 May 2016, show the market to be essentially flat, posting value growth of just 0.1%. With food price deflation remaining at 1.5% this period
Sainsbury’s is creating 150 new digital and technology jobs in Manchester over the next 18 months to expand its in-house digital and technology capability. Sainsbury's said building a strong in-house digital and technology team is a core part of the retailer’s
The latest grocery share figures from Kantar Worldpanel, published today for the 12 weeks ending 28 February 2016, show a small increase in supermarket sales which are up by 0.5% compared with a year ago. This is the fastest rate