Our new George sustainability strategy makes our clothes and homewares better for the planet

As one of the UK’s biggest supermarkets and the second largest clothing retailer in the country, we have a responsibility to do the right thing by our customers - not only on the price and quality of…

Warm welcome from colleagues as popular porter Joe returns to work

Everyone at our Breck Road store in Liverpool is delighted to see our much-loved 82-year-old porter Joe Moran back at work.Joe's been given the all-clear to come back to work after successful…

The important breast cancer awareness message on our pink till receipts

I wish I could get a megaphone, stand up on the checkouts and shout about the message for women – and men – to regularly check themselves. I can't stress it enough.I work on the checkouts, so I…

We've removed 6,500 tonnes of plastic in a year

Our customers are at the heart of everything we do, so when they feel strongly about an issue, I want them to be able to trust us to make a difference. In February last year we listened to our…

Pudsey makes a surprise appearance at Oliver's birthday party

Colleagues at our Harwich store pulled out all the stops for seven-year-old Oliver Howe when he wrote to ask if Pudsey bear could make a special appearance at his birthday party.Oliver loves…

Jake is all smiles as colleagues track down his favourite top from George

Five-year-old Jake Law loves his top from George so much he wants to wear it all the time – so colleagues at our Milton Keynes store were determined to track down some larger versions for him when…

Two award nominations for 'inspirational figure' Christine's community work

We're very proud of our Bolton store’s community champion Christine Baldwin who’s been nominated for two awards and is going to be featured in a new book celebrating 100 inspirational women from…

Why we believe it's important to do our part to support the fight against knife crime

Reports of knife crime – and tragic deaths resulting from attacks – are becoming a more and more regular part of our daily life. These attacks, particularly those involving young people, have an…

Liz celebrates World Book Day with all the pupils from her local primary school

Our Kettering store's community champion Liz Packwood works closely with her local primary school – so to celebrate World Book Day she invited all 340 pupils into the store to ensure they picked up…

How apprenticeships help our colleagues to build skills for the future

At Asda, we’ve a great range of training programmes to support our colleagues to take their next step in their career journey; our apprenticeships are a big part of this. Over the past seven years…