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Last updated: 17 September 2014.
To be the most trusted retailer where people love to work and shop.
We will make all our customers' lives easier every day by offering great quality and services at fair prices.
Our five company values reflect the key issues we face. They are also inextricably linked to our core business goal of exceeding customer expectations for healthy, safe, fresh, tasty food at fair prices.
Our company values:
Together they explain how we believe Our Values Make Us Different.
Around 24 million customer transations per week.
An average Sainsbury's supermarket stocks approximately 30,000 products - around half of which are own label.
We employ approximately 161,000 colleagues.