Tesco faces potential multi-billion pound UK shareholder claim

24 Mar 2015 | By Erin Smith

Tesco is facing a potential multi-billion pound class action lawsuit in the UK by a not-for-profit organisation representing its shareholders, in relation to the profit overstatement it announced last year.

tescoe xtra glasgow

Tesco signs property swap with joint-venture partner on 21 stores

20 Mar 2015 | By Arabella Mileham

Tesco has signed a deal to regain full ownership of 21 superstores that it owned-jointly with a property investment company.


Supermarkets lose £400m in sales as price deflation gives further savings to consumers

10 Mar 2015 | By Erin Smith

Supermarkets are missing out on £400 million in sales as price deflation continues to pick up pace offering further savings to consumers, according to latest figures from Kantar Worldpanel.  

Dan Jago was asked "to step aside" not "suspended" stress Tesco

Dan Jago was "never suspended" from the business says Tesco

05 Mar 2015 | By Richard Siddle

Tesco has confirmed to Harpers.co.uk that Dan Jago, who is returning to the business on March 9, was never actually suspended from the company, but asked to “step aside”.

Comments (3)

Tim Wilson said there was a "huge opportunity" for independents

Shifting retail landscape likely to benefit independents, Wilson says

05 Mar 2015 | By Arabella Mileham

Shifts expected in the off-trade over the next 12 months are likely to create a “huge opportunity” for independent merchants, according to Tim Wilson of the Wilson Drinks Report.

Tesco sign

TescoGate: Retailer urges staff to report misconduct as it launches new code of conduct

02 Mar 2015 | By Arabella Mileham

Tesco has launched a new code of conduct for staff, according to Harpers’ sister title The Grocer.

Comments (1)

Dan Jago

TescoGate: Dan Jago to return to retailer following investigation

26 Feb 2015 | By Richard Siddle

Dan Jago, who was suspended from his role as Tesco’s director of wine, spirits and beer at the height of the fallout from the £263 million shortfall in the retailer’s profits, is being reinstated and will return to the retailer in a new role on March 9.

Comments (2)

Start your own blog on Harpers.co.uk

Not only post up your latest comments and opinions but build up a back library of articles for colleagues and members of the trade to search for online. All you have to do is commit to writing a blog at least once every three weeks. Be prepared to have your work edited by the Harpers team - and if you dish criticism out, then be prepared to take it in return!

Start Blogging!

Sign in

Newsletter Sign-up

I wish to receive the following newsletters:

Subscriber only alerts:


Harpers Wine & Spirit

The Harpers digital edition is available days ahead of the printed magazine – so you can get to read the latest issue before everyone else.

Don’t miss out, make sure you subscribe today.

Subscribers can access the digital edition as part of their subscription. Log in to view the latest edition.

Digital edition Subscribe

Twitter Facebook YouTube Linkedin