News releases


29 December 2011

Record choice for chocolate egg lovers as treats go on sale before New Year

Britain’s huge growing army of chocolate egg lovers will have more choice than ever before when the treats are launched this week.

29 December 2011Big Price Drop to help customers with the cost of living into 2012 with third wave of price cuts
24 December 2011Ale will be this year’s surprise drink at the Christmas dinner table
16 December 2011Major growth for luxury fish alternatives to turkey at Christmas
13 December 2011Tesco and the Sustainable Consumption Institute join The Sustainability Consortium
12 December 2011Tesco launches boiler service
12 December 2011SOS helpline set up by Tesco to save Christmas dinner nightmares
10 December 2011Massive Christmas party food market battle begins this weekend
8 December 2011Tesco opens its 40th regeneration store
8 December 2011Tesco PLC Third Quarter Management Statement
6 December 2011David Potts steps down
6 December 2011It’s a cracker - best and worst Christmas jokes
5 December 2011Wild bird on more menus as Brits develop taste for speciality poultry
5 December 2011Tesco rolls out free Wi-Fi nationwide
2 December 2011Flashmob choir sing their hearts out for a dementia friendly Christmas
1 December 2011Tesco launches revolutionary service for film viewing with blinkbox
1 December 2011Tesco opens Asia’s first zero carbon hypermarket
29 November 2011Christmas dinner pizza to go on sale across the UK
23 November 2011Tesco keeps Christmas special - and affordable - for customers
17 November 2011Locals help make Tesco Christmas ad special
16 November 2011Merry Crispmas – seasonally flavoured crisps to be launched for festive season
11 November 2011Tesco scoops coveted Green Supply Chain Award in China
9 November 2011Tesco grows rail distribution services
4 November 2011Tesco cuts the cost of petrol
2 November 2011Tesco uses planes and trains to help thousands of Thais affected by floods
1 November 2011Tesco acquires a Budgens Store from Northern & Midland Holdings Limited
27 October 2011Tesco donates to the Turkish Earthquake Appeal
25 October 2011Tesco Lotus working hard to help Thai flood victims
18 October 2011New figures show millions are already saving on the nation’s shopping list
17 October 2011Tesco partners with Mumsnet to launch ‘first bras’
13 October 2011Tesco named top UK climate change business
13 October 2011Tesco is developing the skills and training of Britain’s largest private sector workforce
11 October 2011Philip Clarke addresses the 2011 IGD Convention
5 October 2011Interim Results 2011/12
4 October 2011Tesco launches international delivery service for online clothing
3 October 2011Homegrown rainbow carrot bunches to go on sale across the UK
30 September 2011Indian summer creates soaring demand for BBQ food this weekend
30 September 2011Tesco scoops Multi-Channel Etailer of the Year award
26 September 2011Tesco increases price for dairy farmers and lowers price in store for customers
22 September 2011Tesco's Big Price Drop
22 September 2011New property fund for Lotus, Thailand
21 September 2011Tesco Mobile to launch in Hungary
19 September 2011Real Food Family Cook Off Programme Begins
19 September 2011Revival of British cuisine inspires first roast dinner sandwich
16 September 2011Rastamouse set to sell out in days
15 September 2011Life is a piece of cake for Zoe after winning TV dessert contest
14 September 2011Tesco named top global climate change retailer
8 September 2011Brits set to munch their way through more than 1 million mince pies this week
8 September 2011Sushi overtakes sandwich staples to finally become mainstream snack
8 September 20111960s-style supermarket opens for customers
5 September 2011Brits switch fish buying habits to help endangered species
31 August 2011Dame Kelly Holmes teams up with Tesco for new fitness range
31 August 2011Autumn clean is the new spring clean
31 August 2011A bed for life
31 August 2011First new mushroom variety in 30 years to be launched across UK
31 August 2011Tesco to sell Japan business
25 August 2011Tesco opens worlds first virtual store
24 August 2011Tesco announces Board change
19 August 2011Tesco puts Solar in the spotlight with 20% Summer discount
17 August 2011Motorists can save up to 15ppl on the forecourt at Tesco
16 August 2011Golden coloured UK-grown raspberries to go on sale
10 August 2011Tesco rejects OFT ruling on cheese and calls for better regulation framework
22 July 2011Tesco offers free kids’ meals
22 July 2011Exotic pink and yellow mushrooms to go on sale across the UK
20 July 2011Class of 2011 Put Tesco school uniforms to the test
15 July 2011World's hottest commercially grown chilli pepper to hit UK
15 July 2011Pre-owned games roll out nationwide
13 July 2011Good news for graduates as Tesco boosts vacancies by 30%
12 July 2011World’s first cheese made with baked beans to go on sale
7 July 2011New Tesco training Academy in Asia
14 June 2011Tesco PLC First Quarter Management Statement
8 June 2011Philip Clarke's keynote address to the British Retail Consortium Symposium
6 June 2011Tesco appoints Group Digital and Marketing Officer
31 May 2011Tesco Annual Report published
29 May 2011Tesco to sell affordable concert tickets
28 May 2011Tesco staff receive record £110 million shares payout
16 May 2011Spring heatwave creates havoc for hay fever sufferers
11 May 2011Tesco announces new chairman
28 April 2011Changes made to price check
24 April 2011Statement from Tesco UK CEO Richard Brasher on violence in Stokes Croft
20 April 2011Tesco prepares for the next generation of home entertainment with majority stake in blinkbox
19 April 2011Tesco plc Preliminary Results 2010/11
7 April 2011Tesco staff and customers raise £7.2 million to smash fundraising target for CLIC Sargent
3 April 2011Tesco cars launch puts customers in the driving seat
3 April 2011Tesco Easter Clubcard Exchange offers great savings for the big Bank Holiday season
16 March 2011Tesco donates £50,000 to Japan disaster relief fund
16 March 2011Hope Lives on in Tough Times Says New Tesco UK CEO
8 March 2011Ancient Art of Pancake Making Being Lost as Brits Go For Easy Option
1 March 2011Tesco Launch Charity of the Year
28 February 2011Tesco Announces China Property Joint Venture
28 February 2011Directorate Change
27 February 2011Tesco in Fresh Drive to Cut the Cost of Living for Cautious Consumers
7 February 2011Per Bank appointed UK commercial director for TESCO non-food
2 February 2011Asda's misleading price ads banned
27 January 2011Tesco CEO calls on governments to cut red tape on green investment
27 January 2011Tesco incoming CEO Philip Clarke names Executive Committee
26 January 2011Tesco cuts prices on clothing and laptop by 20% – that’s VAT free
13 January 2011Christmas & New Year trading statement
11 January 2011Tesco makes sustainable tuna pledge