Tesco & Society

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Tesco Charity Trust Community Awards


Our Community Awards scheme provides one-off donations of between £500 and £2,500. Applications are open from 16 March 2015 until 24 April 2015.

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Tesco and Society 


In May 2013 we set out our new corporate responsibility strategy. We committed to using our scale and capabilities as a global multichannel retailer to create greater value for society. 

In this section you can find out more about how we are
Using our Scale for Good.

Tesco and Society Half Year Update 2014/15

Corporate Responsibility 2014/15 half-year update

Our latest half-year update sets out the actions we have taken over the last six months to help make a positive contribution to customers, colleagues, suppliers and communities.

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Our three big ambitions

As part of our strategy to use our scale for good, we set out to tackle three long-term challenges which are relevant to us as a global retailer and society at large. We call these our three big ambitions:

Reducing food waste

Improving health

Creating opportunities for young people

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Trading Responsibly

Find out how we are building stronger relationships with our suppliers, sharing expertise and tackling risks in the supply chain. 

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News and views


Thank you to members of the public at Bury St Edmund @Tesco for donating £560 to the #Nepal appeal last week. #Bury @TescoandSociety

Fantastic feedback from parents and children at our recent #EatHappy pop-up cooking courses http://t.co/3HtNISynzn http://t.co/epHbcffj4D

1000s of people in #NepalQuake need urgent aid.You can donate to the @decappeal at ATMs at 2700 @Tesco stores to help provide food & shelter

Winning a Great Taste Award in its first year = great coffee! @tescoandsociety 100% Kenyan Arabica #Fairtrade http://t.co/qSmvnLvEJa

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Let’s Cook

30 Apr 2015

Tesco turns pink


Tesco Turns Pink

24 Apr 2015

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Our three big ambitions

To lead in reducing food waste globally

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To improve health and through this help to tackle the global obesity crisis

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To create new opportunities for millions of young people around the world

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The essentials

Trading responsibly


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Reducing our impact on the environment


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Being a great employer


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Supporting local communities


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Tesco and Society Report 2014

Performance and resources graphic. 56,580 tonnes.

Our Vision sets out what we want to be and our Strategy reflects our priorities as the business grows and customers' needs change.

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Key activities this year

Building on the insights and advice we have gained from experts, we have enhanced our understanding of the issues we are tackling and have started to take action to make a difference.

Find out more about our key activities