Tag: Asda

Stuart Broad
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From Headingley to Putney

Not being a huge fan of rounders, UTC normally lets the Ashes pass him by. That was, however,...

Sainsbury's and Asda stores
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CMA torpedoes Asda/Sainsbury’s merger

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has blocked the proposed £7bn Sainsbury’s-Asda merger after finding it would lead...

Sainsbury's and Asda stores
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Asda and Sainsbury’s promise price cuts to keep merger alive

Sainsbury’s and Asda have promised that, by its third year, a combined business would lower prices by around...

Sainsbury's and Asda stores
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Asda-Sainbury’s deal floundering in wake of watchdog’s concerns

The proposed merger between Asda and Sainsbury's has been thrown into serious doubt after the Competition and Markets...

Sainsbury's and Asda stores
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Competition watchdog delays Asda-Sainsbury’s report

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has extended its investigation into the Asda-Sainsbury’s mega-merger by eight weeks. The...

'Fuck Asda' hat
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Get ahead, get a hat

UTC is indebted to a reader who sent him this rather blunt photograph that was taken of a...

Sainsbury's and Asda stores
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Sainsbury’s and Asda to merge

Sainsbury's has agreed to buy Asda from Walmart in a deal that will see the combined business become...

Asda car park
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It’ll never stand up in court

UTC was left dumbfounded once again last month when he learned of an Asda shopper who clearly found...

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Asda targets Greenock

In a move unlikely to be popular with Greenock’s local retailers, Asda has announced plans to open a...