A merry Christmas for UK grocers?

Christmas cheer will fade as New Year reality bites

A series of upbeat trading statements from UK retailers has convinced some that a recovery is well on its way.…

UPDATE: UK: Tesco “juggernaut” back on track – analyst

The Tesco “juggernaut” is firmly back on track after the UK retail giant reported its "strongest" Christmas in three years, analysts…

UK: Price cuts boost Co-op festive sales

The Co-operative Group saw like-for-like sales increase 4.8% boosted by price cuts and promotions over the Christmas period. The UK’s…

INSIGHT: Sainsbury’s King issues warning on economy

UK retailer Sainsbury’s, which this morning (7 January) posted strong quarterly sales, has warned consumer confidence will be hit by…

UK: Waitrose Christmas sales up over 20%

Waitrose, the upmarket UK retailer, saw sales jump by more than 20% during the week before Christmas, its parent John…