Tesco PLC (TSCO.L)
15 Dec 2017
* Grocery inflation hits 3.6 pct in 12 weeks to Dec. 3 * Tesco best performer of big four, shares up 0.5 pct * Shares in Sainsbury's, Morrisons fall 3 pct * Online sales growth slows to 2.8 pct (Adds detail, analyst comment, official data, share prices) By James Davey LONDON, Dec 12 British grocery inflation hit its highest level since 2013 over the last quarter, led by price rises in products such as butter, fish and fresh pork, industry data showed on Tues
* GRANDVISION COMPLETES THE ACQUISITION OF TESCO OPTICIANS IN THE UK AND IRELAND
LONDON, Nov 30 Tesco, Britain's biggest retailer, has struck a deal with Next to trial a clothing concession in one of its largest supermarkets, it said on Thursday.
LONDON Britain's major supermarkets sought to reassure smokers on Wednesday that the collapse of Palmer & Harvey (P&H), the UK's biggest tobacco distributor, would not lead to shortages of cigarettes.
LONDON, Nov 29 Britain's major supermarkets sought to reassure smokers on Wednesday that the collapse of Palmer & Harvey (P&H), the UK's biggest tobacco distributor, would not lead to shortages of cigarettes.
LONDON Tesco's former UK finance director Carl Rogberg did not coerce and bully employees to manipulate profit figures in 2014, his lawyer told a London court on Tuesday.
* SALE OF TESCO LOGISTICS WAREHOUSE FOR £24.4M Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bangalore.firstname.lastname@example.org)
* But weaker commodity stocks weigh (Recasts, adds quote and detail, graphic, updates prices at close)
LONDON Tesco won provisional approval for its 3.7 billion pound ($4.9 billion) takeover of wholesaler Booker from the UK competition regulator on Tuesday, moving Britain's biggest retailer closer to securing a new avenue of growth.
* Tesco, Booker shares up 7 pct (Adds detail, analyst comment, updates shares)