21 July 2016
Sainsbury’s to create 900 jobs at new London groceries online fulfilment centre
Sainsbury’s will create 900 jobs at its new online fulfilment centre in Bromley-by-Bow, East London. The 185,000 sqft centre, which is due to open this autumn, forms part of the retailer’s strategy to enable its customers to shop whenever and wherever they want, and will cater for the growing demand in the capital for Sainsbury’s online groceries service.
20 July 2016
Fruit on pizza – would you try a ‘Peach-zza’?
Sainsbury’s introduces ‘the new Hawaiian’ pizza as part of its mission to shake up summer
20 July 2016
Calling time on the bin-nana
Sainsbury’s leads drive to save the 162 million bananas binned each year.
15 July 2016
Sainsbury’s becomes first major UK retailer to axe food multi-buys
Sainsbury’s has fast-tracked its programme to remove multi-buy promotions on food whilst lowering regular prices on everyday items in response to positive feedback. The retailer has been gradually removing multi-buys from its stores over two years and has sped-up the project in recent months due to customer appetite for simpler, clearer prices.
30 June 2016
Sainsbury’s celebrates the first (sign of) Noel
Tomorrow *Thursday 30th June* Sainsbury’s will host the Christmas 2016 press show. Celebrating Christmas in June might sound premature but in fact it’s a major focus for the business all year round, as a huge amount of planning goes into what is both our most important trading time as well as our customers’ favourite season.
22 June 2016
Sainsbury’s is world’s first to trial truck cooled by liquid nitrogen engine
Sainsbury’s has become the first company in the world to introduce a refrigerated delivery truck cooled by a liquid nitrogen powered engine, which will eliminate all emissions associated with refrigeration.
21 June 2016
A summer of strawberries
Sainsbury’s customers go strawberry mad, buying one punnet every second.
16 June 2016
Sainsbury's launches the UK's first Vegetable Butcher
Today Sainsbury’s has unveiled the UK’s first Vegetable Butcher in its Wandsworth superstore, South West London.
09 June 2016
Courgetti: the next store cupboard staple?
Sainsbury’s is excited to announce the launch of the first dried courgetti to the UK market. Building on the success of sales of courgettes (+30% yoy in Sainsbury’s) and the newly launched line of fresh courgetti, comes this latest offering from UniqueItalia, which launches to Sainsbury’s stores this week.
09 June 2016
The Spice of Life
Sainsbury’s is re-launching its herbs and spices range to offer customers a broader range of exotic spices, inspired by flavours and ingredients from around the world.