Supermarkets are hoping for strong Christmas sales after growth slowed in the most recent trading period, new figures suggest.
A pedestrian has died after a collision on a local road.
The FTSE 100 made meagre gains on Thursday as markets across the globe found trading sluggish ahead of the US Federal Reserve meeting.
Sainsbury’s has added to fears over lacklustre consumer spending in the run up to Christmas, as it warned over an uncertain outlook amid “unprecedented times”.
Supermarket Sainsbury’s has cautioned over an “uncertain” consumer outlook and highly competitive market ahead of Christmas, as it posted a 20% rise in half-year profits.
Four supermarkets have announced petrol price cuts of up to 2p per litre.
Asda has reduced its petrol prices by up to 2p per litre after fuel retailers were accused of not passing on savings from lower wholesale costs.
The family of a missing man have appealed for help finding him.
A man stole clothes, shoes and a bike from a supermarket.
Supermarket giant Asda is to start consulting with staff over potential job losses next year which could total almost 2,500, according to sources.
A Dundee woman whose 'black-and-white' picture in one of the city's Asda stores has been seen by more than 100,000 people has released a video to prove it is real.
An elderly woman's bag was stolen by brazen thieves at a busy Dundee supermarket car park.
A Dundee cabbie has warned that rogue traders may be operating a watch scam in the area.
A 31-year-old man pleaded guilty to stealing from two separate stores in the city. James Dougan, of Helmsdale Avenue, admitted stealing DIY items from Asda on Derwent Avenue on June 14. He also pleaded guilty to stealing skin care items from Boots the Chemist on July 27. Sentence was deferred until April 16.
The competition watchdog will take into account the rapid growth of Aldi and Lidl when deciding whether to approve the £12 billion mega-merger between Sainsbury’s and Asda.
The UK’s biggest supermarkets lost market share to rivals Aldi and Lidl over the three months to October as the arrival of cooler weather marked the end of a bumper summer for grocers, figures show.
Supermarket Asda has criticised a “nonsensical” tribunal ruling that its shop floor staff are comparable to distribution workers, during a Court of Appeal battle over equal pay.
Supermarket giant Asda is heading to the Court of Appeal in a long-running battle over equal pay.
The future of over 200 Asda workers has been thrown into doubt with the confirmation that a North London delivery depot will close.
Sentence was deferred on a man who stole clothing from a supermarket and made his getaway on a stolen children’s bike.