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Tesco faces ‘stock shortage’ as threat of strike action widens

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The risk that Tesco will be severely hit by strike action in the crucial pre-Christmas period has escalated dramatically, after the number of distribution centres facing staff walkouts more than tripled to 13 – more t...

Tesco could face empty shelves over pay dispute, Unite union says

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Strike action at Tesco could lead to empty shelves in the run-up to Christmas, the Unite trade union has said, after its members voted to walk out unless they are offered a pay deal that keeps pace with inflation. The...

Tesco website and app back online after hack attempt

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Tesco’s website and app are up and running again after a hack, which left thousands of customers unable to shop online at the weekend. The outage, which meant customers were unable to unable to book deliveries or amen...

Tesco website hit by hackers, leaving thousands of customers frustrated

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Tesco has been hit by hackers, leaving thousands of frustrated shoppers unable to buy groceries online at Britain’s biggest supermarket. The outage means that its grocery website and app are down for a second day, lea...

Tesco takes on Amazon Go with launch of ‘just walk out’ store

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Tesco is fighting back against Amazon with its first “just walk out” store, where it is possible to buy groceries without having to scan items or visit a till. The supermarket’s GetGo store in Holborn, central London,...

Tesco warns of Christmas panic buying if driver shortage persists

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Tesco has warned government officials that empty supermarket shelves caused by a national shortage of HGV drivers could lead to panic buying across the UK in the lead up to Christmas. “Our concern is that the pictures...

Tesco offers lorry drivers £1,000 signing-on fee due to shortage

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Tesco is offering a £1,000 signing-on fee for lorry drivers who join the company before the end of September, as it scrambles to overcome a desperate shortage of workers that has led to gaps on supermarket shelves. Th...

Tesco Bank to close all current accounts from end of November

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Tesco Bank has announced it is closing all of its customers’ current accounts from the end of November, and that it will write to them in the next fortnight to advise them what they need to do. The banking arm of the ...

Tesco and John Lewis will ask customers and staff to wear face masks

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Tesco and John Lewis have joined Waterstones and Sainsbury’s in recommending that customers and staff continue to wear face masks in their shops in England beyond 19 July despite an easing of mandatory safety measures...

Tesco expects sales to fall as customers return to eating out and offices

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Tesco has warned that sales are likely to fall in the UK – including online – as customers return to more normal behaviour by eating out and attending the office. The supermarket reported a 0.5% rise in sales in estab...

Tesco admits labour abuses found in India garment supply chain

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Tesco says it has found labour abuses in its garment supply chain in southern India after receiving evidence of widespread forced labour of migrant women in cotton spinning-mills across Tamil Nadu. The supermarket cha...

Tesco fined £7.56m for selling out of date food in Birmingham stores

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Tesco has been fined £7.56m by a judge for selling out of date food at three of its Birmingham stores. The supermarket chain was handed the penalty by a judge at Birmingham magistrates court on Monday and ordered to p...

Tesco profits fall as Covid costs offset sales surge

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Tesco’s profits fell by almost 20% to £825m during the past year, despite growing sales and winning customers from its rivals, because of the increasing cost of operating during the coronavirus pandemic. The retailer’...