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


D-Day veteran’s stories inspire Wrexham @Tesco staff to pay for his mobile phone contract http://t.co/DUne6SZzIA http://t.co/DhonhyhK9N

Our #FutureFarmersFoundation helps farmers get started in agriculture. Mentor @richfergy blogs about his experience: http://t.co/W9fcfiTfvw

@Tesco Charity Trust has their #Community Awards open for applications until 24th April, apply for £500 to £2,500 http://t.co/ksELAwPOyr


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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.

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