People have more choice than ever before of where, when and how to do their shopping. We offer a winning mix of supermarkets, convenience stores and a full online grocery and general merchandise offer. Where customers shop all three of these channels, their total spend is more than double that of the average supermarket-only shopper.
Sainsbury’s Bank delivered its fifth consecutive year of profit growth, with our share of the joint venture post-tax profit up 38 per cent to £22 million. We have reached an agreement to take full ownership of Sainsbury’s Bank by acquiring Lloyds Banking Group’s 50 per cent shareholding for £248 million
Our convenience business has delivered sales growth of over 17 per cent year-on-year and now sees five million customer transactions each week and a turnover in excess of £1.5 billion
Growing numbers of shoppers are taking advantage of our market-leading Click & Collect service. Currently available in around 1,000 of our stores