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Waitrose extends ‘Cook Well’ recipe box trial

Waitrose extends ‘Cook Well’ recipe box trial

Waitrose is extending the trial of its ‘Cook Well from Waitrose’ healthy recipe box service with the addition of 60 new dishes, an extra delivery day on Mondays and the option to choose a four person/family box. The retailer’s chefs and nutritionists have worked together to develop easy to prepare meals that are nutritionally balanced, […]

Asda recalls its Little Angels Organic Beef & Sweet Potato Stew because a small piece of plastic has been found in one product

Asda recalls its Little Angels Organic Beef & Sweet Potato Stew because a small piece of plastic has been found in one product

Asda is recalling ASDA Little Angels Organic Beef & Sweet Potato Stew 12m+ as a small piece of plastic has been found in one product which could present a safety risk. Product details Product: ASDA Little Angels Organic Beef & Sweet Potato Stew 12m+ Pack size: 200g ‘Best before’ date: 10 September 2018 Barcode: 5054070907559 […]

P&B (Food) Ltd recalls Heera Punjabi Wadi because of undeclared gluten and soya

P&B (Food) Ltd recalls Heera Punjabi Wadi because of undeclared gluten and soya

P&B (Food) Ltd is recalling Heera Punjabi Wadi because it contains undeclared gluten and soya which are not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to soya or an intolerance to gluten. Product details: Product: Heera Punjabi Wadi Pack size: 300g ‘Best before’ end: […]

Jo shines on the catwalk at Breast Cancer Care fashion show

Jo shines on the catwalk at Breast Cancer Care fashion show

Here’s our fantastic colleague Jo Henderson – on the right – looking great on the catwalk at Breast Cancer Care’s annual fashion show. Jo, from our Aylesbury store, was diagnosed with breast cancer last summer but after treatment she says: “The future’s looking a lot brighter and I’m very positive.” She joined dozens of other […]

Sainsbury’s leads the UK’s supermarkets in pledging support to Autism Hour

Sainsbury’s leads the UK’s supermarkets in pledging support to Autism Hour

Sainsbury’s has teamed up with leading autism charity, the National Autistic Society, to support Autism Hour, where shops and services take 60 minutes to provide autistic people with a break from the usual overload of ‘too much information’. Over 600 Sainsbury’s stores will be taking part in the National Autistic Society’s Autism Hour on Monday […]

Target Raises Minimum Hourly Wage to $11, Commits to $15 Minimum Hourly Wage by End of 2020

Target Raises Minimum Hourly Wage to $11, Commits to $15 Minimum Hourly Wage by End of 2020

Retailer Reiterates Third Quarter and Full-Year Sales and EPS Guidance Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) today announced plans to raise its minimum hourly wage for all team members to $11 in October, along with a commitment to increasing the minimum hourly wage to $15 by the end of 2020. This significant investment in its team will […]

Chicken can crow but pork returns to growth

Chicken can crow but pork returns to growth

The latest figures from Kantar Worldpanel for the 12 weeks ending 10th September 2017 find Pork returning to both value and volume growth and Chicken continue it’s growth. The fresh primary category is still seeing volume decline, despite value increasing as inflation drives spend growth. The versatility of the nation’s favourite meat continues to be […]

Payment-enabled self-serve beer taps are increasing speed of service & improving customer experience

Payment-enabled self-serve beer taps are increasing speed of service & improving customer experience

Drink Command has released a new self-service draft beer system that allows customers to pour and pay for their drinks directly at the beer tap. With full-service payment management from Verifone (NYSE: PAY), venues throughout the UK and Ireland can now install the technology to reduce queues, improve speed of service and enable customers to […]