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The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has announced the proposed merger of Sainsbury’s and Asda will now undergo an in-depth investigation, which will consider competition for children’s clothing.
Walmart to launch new clothing brand onlineSubscription
US retailer Walmart is understood to be developing a new basics clothing brand aimed at Generation Z consumers.
Asda to tackle clothing microfibresSubscription
Asda has become the first UK supermarket to join the Microfibre Consortium, which seeks to reduce the impact of micro-plastics on the environment.
The CEOs of Sainsbury’s and Asda have been accused of creating a “financial fix” and using “mickey mouse” numbers by MPs in a parliamentary hearing over the supermarkets’ merger.
Asda’s Geoffrey Carr dies aged 66Subscription
Former strategy director at Asda Geoffrey Carr, who is credited for helping introduce clothing into supermarkets, has died aged 66.
Asda promotes George head Nick JonesSubscription
Asda has promoted Nick Jones, who heads up the supermarket’s George clothing range, to its executive board.
Sainsbury's/Asda merger faces investigationSubscription
The proposed £12bn merger of supermarkets Sainsbury’s and Asda is set to face scrutiny from MPs.
George sales grow onlineSubscription
Asda owner Walmart has reported a 21.9% growth in online sales for its clothing line George.
As many as 2,500 supplier jobs may be at risk if the proposed Sainsbury’s/Asda merger goes ahead as planned, an economics thinktank has reported.
There is never a dull moment in the world of retail, and this week was no exception, as Sainsbury’s made the surprise announcement of its intention to buy a majority stake in