Tag: Tesco

Charles Wilson with Dave Lewis
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Tesco/Booker deal gets green light

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has provisionally approved Tesco’s takeover of Booker. Clearance was based on the...

Interior of Booker warehouse
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Booker steady as merger draws closer

Booker Group has continued to make steady progress ahead of its proposed merger with Tesco, according to the...

Interior of Booker warehouse
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Wholesalers object to Tesco-Booker merger

Seven wholesalers have written a joint letter to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) urging it to block...

Antony Begley
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What next as McColl’s hooks up with Morrisons?

The dull moments in local retailing are few and far between these days – but wasn’t it always...

Rolling boulder up hill
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It’s consolidation, but not as we know it…

With Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Amazon all intent on growth through acquisition, what lies ahead for Scotland’s local retailers...

Antony Begley
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Tesco and Booker: obvious in hindsight?

Friday 27 January was set to be a quiet day at the office in SLR Towers. Tie up...

Charles Wilson with Dave Lewis
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Tesco buys Booker

Tesco, the UK’s biggest food retailer has taken over Booker, the country’s largest food wholesaler, in a deal...

Man using electronic cigarette
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Mults selling e-cigs to under 18s online

Mystery shoppers have revealed Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Morrisons are among major retailers failing to prevent under 18s obtaining...

Kat Ward outside One Stop Fallin
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The next stop on the convenience journey

One Stop has finally arrived in Scotland, and SLR paid a visit to its Fallin store to see...

John Farrell
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Diamond Ball raises more than £280,000 for GroceryAid

More than 700 people from across the whole of the grocery industry gathered at London’s Hilton on Park...