News releases


28 December 2012

Rising sales of Prosecco bucking the fizz trend this festive season

With the credit crunch taking the fizz out of the UK’s champagne and sparkling wine market Italy’s best kept secret, Prosecco, is emerging as the clear winner over the festive season.

21 December 2012Monster sprouts as large as snooker balls on sale for Christmas
21 December 2012Every Christmas helper helps
20 December 2012Tesco comments on Competition Appeal Tribunal
17 December 2012Tesco launches British Rose veal
6 December 2012Tesco customers donate millions of meals to help feed people in need this Christmas
5 December 2012Third Quarter Interim Management Statement
5 December 2012Tesco announces strategic review of Fresh & Easy
26 November 20121,000 new jobs created in one day
26 November 2012New technology offers shoppers a world of toys in one place
22 November 2012Tesco launches nationwide food collection for Christmas as new research highlights extent of people going hungry
21 November 2012Tesco launches online party food service
15 November 2012Tesco Lotus announces continuous drive to promote Thai exports, targeting 15 billion baht export volume in 2013
13 November 2012Tesco opens Skills Foundation to support garment workers in Bangladesh
12 November 2012Turning the heat on for crisp lovers – with the addition of a sachet of chilli!
12 November 2012Fruit flavoured cider becomes UK’s fastest growing tipple
9 November 2012Record number of Tesco stores stage midnight openings for Black Ops II
8 November 2012Tesco wins again at World Food Awards
8 November 2012Tesco announces £25million investment in British farming
6 November 2012Making innovation happen: the CEO’s perspective – Philip Clarke speech
5 November 2012Tesco revamps its meat, fish and poultry offer
1 November 2012Tesco launches online commuter zone
29 October 2012Making Christmas better for less
25 October 20125,000th person helped out of long-term unemployment by Tesco’s Regeneration Stores
23 October 2012No Halloween frights in store for pumpkin quality
15 October 2012Tesco launches ‘Catch of the Day’ to help customers choose sustainably caught fish
15 October 2012Cabbage bouquets are Britain’s hottest new flower trend
12 October 2012Tesco named top UK retailer on climate change
9 October 2012How can retailers win in today's tough markets? – Philip Clarke speech
8 October 2012Tesco launches online grocery shopping in Slovakia
3 October 2012Interim Results 2012/13
21 September 2012Tesco wins prestigious World Retail Award for “outstanding” virtual store
21 September 2012Tesco confirms new price for dairy farmers
19 September 2012Winning customers in a world of change – Philip Clarke speech
18 September 2012Tesco sponsors Stand Up To Cancer in the UK
13 September 2012Tesco unveils first all-LED store in Loughborough
10 September 2012UK’s hottest commercially grown chilli pepper goes on sale
4 September 2012Tesco acquires eBook platform provider Mobcast
3 September 2012Greek and Cypriot varieties are now Britain’s fastest growing cheeses
23 August 2012Tesco announces property sale and leaseback deal in South Korea
22 August 2012Tesco announces improved approach to food labelling
21 August 2012World’s largest easy-peelers to go on sale across Britain
19 August 2012Brits stock up for barbeque bonanza as summer sunshine returns
18 August 2012Sweeter broccoli launched to help kids eat their greens
9 August 2012Tesco launches new way to buy films and music ‘on demand’
7 August 2012Fed up of coming home from holiday to an empty fridge?
4 August 2012Tesco adds mortgages to its banking basket
31 July 2012Make your vouchers go further with the Summer Clubcard Exchange
27 July 2012Tesco celebrates best of British with Love British Food 2012
24 July 2012As Brits develop a taste for more exotic breads Tesco unveils new continental look bakeries
22 July 2012Motorists can save an incredible 50p per litre on the forecourt at Tesco
20 July 2012Tesco selects Wieden + Kennedy as its new creative agency
20 July 2012Staycation not Vacation for Brits this Summer
17 July 2012British cherry industry revival in sight after long decline
12 July 2012Tesco unveils Christmas toy list
5 July 2012Earn extra Clubcard points on Facebook when you ‘Share & Earn’
26 June 2012Tesco announces board change
25 June 2012Philip Clarke speaks at the Global Summit of the Consumer Goods Forum 2012
18 June 2012Tesco announces deal with Aeon in Japan
14 June 2012Tesco wins Green Retailer of the Year at the Grocer Gold Awards
14 June 2012Tesco buys digital music platform
11 June 2012First Quarter Interim Management Statement 2012/13
6 June 2012Tesco launches a new online portal for suppliers
31 May 2012Britain’s Jubilee party set to be bigger than the Millennium
31 May 2012Tesco sweeps the board at Grocer Own Label Food & Drinks Awards 2012
30 May 2012New Tesco delivery scheme helps customers save up to £100
29 May 2012Virtual window shopping launches in Central London stores
27 May 2012Supermarket budget bubbly beats off heavyweights to win champagne 'oscar'
26 May 2012Barbecue season now peaks in Spring, not Summer
24 May 2012Tesco ready meals receive multi-million pound revamp
22 May 2012Tesco publishes 2012 Annual Report
14 May 2012Tesco Clubcard vouchers go further with Summer Exchange
14 May 2012Tesco wins prestigious BVA industry award for blinkbox offer
14 May 2012Home cinema boom sends sales of popcorn soaring to all time high
14 May 2012Garden roses bloom again after long fall from grace
14 May 2012Packaging breakthrough doubles amount of time fruit and veg stay fresh
11 May 2012Tesco opens first F&F store in Saudi Arabia
9 May 2012Miserable weather sends sales of winter fare and rainwear soaring
4 May 2012Tesco Pension Fund builds in-house investment team
2 May 2012Tesco Launches Everyday Value Marketing Campaign
26 April 2012Exploring the Road to a Low Carbon Economy
18 April 2012Preliminary Results 2011/12
11 April 2012Tesco launches a review of its brand communications
4 April 2012Tesco launches ‘Everyday Value’ brand to replace Value
22 March 2012Tesco confirms new price for dairy farmers
20 March 2012Major rise in demand for special foods to combat allergies and intolerance
15 March 2012Tesco PLC: Directorate change
13 March 2012Tesco announces it will keep Defined Benefits pension scheme for staff
5 March 2012Tesco to create 20,000 new jobs
29 February 2012Tesco clothing online first with virtual 3D fitting room
23 February 2012Tesco and RSPB unite to protect rainforests
21 February 2012Tesco offers choice on work experience
15 February 2012Board development at Tesco PLC and Tesco Bank
9 February 2012Will you find love in the aisles at Tesco Cabra
7 February 2012Tesco Homeplus expands number of virtual stores
6 February 2012New packaging that will keep fruit and vegetables fresher for days longer
30 January 2012Motorists can save 10p a litre on the forecourt at Tesco
30 January 2012Health conscious Brits create record growth for low alcohol beer
18 January 2012Colin Jackson tackles long distance to inspire the UK's next generation of sports stars
17 January 2012Tesco fashions F&F franchise concept
12 January 2012Christmas & New Year Trading Statement
10 January 2012Tesco to raise millions to help Cancer Research UK's work into early diagnosis and detection of cancer
5 January 2012Tesco launches online grocery shopping in Prague