UK supermarket retailer Tesco has announced that it has made a deal for a £377m (US$586.7m) all-share purchase of UK corner shop group T&S Stores. In addition, Tesco will also take on T&S' net debt which stood at £153m on 24 August 2002. Tesco is looking to expand its network of Tesco Express stores, adding to the 100 plus it already operates.