Tesco PLC (TSCO.L)
17 Dec 2018
* Asda alone among big four in holding market share * Asda sales up 1.5 pct, Sainsbury's down 0.2 pct * Overall UK market grows at slowest rate since March 2017 * Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons shares fall (Adds detail, table, shares) LONDON, Dec 11 Asda, the British arm of Walmart that has agreed a takeover by rival Sainsbury's , was alone among the country's big four grocers in holding its market share in the latest 12-week period, industry data showed on Tues
LONDON Two former directors of Tesco have been acquitted of fraud and false accounting at Britain's biggest retailer after a 2014 scandal, dealing a major blow to the UK Serious Fraud Office.
* Defendants say SFO should not have pursued case (Adds comment from Bush, Scouler's lawyer and SFO)
LONDON, Dec 6 Two former directors of Tesco were acquitted on Thursday of fraud and false accounting at Britain's biggest retailer in 2014.
LONDON Britain's biggest retailer Tesco and German car maker Volkswagen have teamed up to develop an electric vehicle charging network in the UK, they said on Friday. | Video
LONDON, Nov 30 Britain's biggest retailer Tesco and German car maker Volkswagen have teamed up to develop an electric vehicle charging network in the UK, they said on Friday.
Nov 30 - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
LONDON British supermarket group Sainsbury's proposed takeover of rival Asda could lead to a further price squeeze for farmers and reduce the choice and innovation of products available for shoppers, the National Farmers' Union (NFU) said on Tuesday.
LONDON Sainsbury's proposed takeover of Asda would be "extremely detrimental" to consumers, an unidentified major supplier to the supermarket groups has argued in a submission to Britain's competition regulator.
LONDON German discounters Aldi [ALDIEI.UL] and Lidl have entered the key Christmas period in Britain with strong sales growth and market share gains from their bigger rivals in the latest 12 week period, according to industry data.