Grocery sales accelerate as restrictions take hold

Grocery sales accelerate as restrictions take hold

Grocery sales rose by 10.6% over the latest four weeks as restrictions on eating out pushed consumers back into their homes, according to the latest market share figures from Kantar. The data also revealed that take-home grocery sales have risen by 9.4% in the 12...
Tim Horton’s to create 2,000 jobs with UK expansion

Tim Horton’s to create 2,000 jobs with UK expansion

Canadian fast-food chain Tim Horton’s has revealed plans to create 2,000 jobs as it continues its expansion across the UK. Having opened its first outlet in the UK in 2017, the company said it hopes to open a store in “every major city and town” over the next...
Tesco profits surge as online business doubles

Tesco profits surge as online business doubles

Tesco has seen its pre-tax profits for the first half of the year increase by more than a quarter, thanks to consumers buying more food during the Covid-19 pandemic and online orders doubling. Profits for the supermarket grew to £551 million in the 26-week period to...