Tesco latest major retailer to launch Chinese wine

25 Apr 2017 | By Lisa Riley

Tesco has become the latest major supermarket to tap the trend for Chinese cuisine with the launch of its first wine from the country.

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Tesco announces first full-year UK sales growth for seven years

12 Apr 2017 | By Lisa Riley

Tesco’s recovery under ceo Dave Lewis is continuing to gather pace with profits having broken through the £1bn mark once again, boosted by the retailer’s UK supermarket chain, which posted its first full-year like-for-like UK sales growth – up 0.9% - since 2009/2010.

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Tesco fined £129m for overstating profits

28 Mar 2017 | By Jo Gilbert

Tesco has finally reached an agreement with the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) and will pay £129m fine following 2014’s damaging accounting scandal.


The battle for the retail shelves Subscription

23 Mar 2017 | By Angela Mount

The latest Nielsen retail reports make for interesting reading. Supermarket own-brand wines showed growth of 12.6% in the 12 weeks leading up to January 28, 2017, an escalation from 5.5% year-on-year growth, while brands lost 3% share.

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Supermarket sweep: A week in review

17 Feb 2017 | By Jo Gilbert

On the international stage, the big news this week has been dominated by an increasingly maddening number of acronyms and portmanteaus – CETA, Brexit, TTIP – as the top echelon of global businesses and governments on both sides of the Atlantic make decisions which will impact the immediate future of the trade.

Week that was

The week that was: top news, Q&As and opinion on Harpers.co.uk

03 Feb 2017

In case you missed some of the headlines this week on harpers.co.uk, we have put together a review of the top online news, Q&As, and opinion stories.

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