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…

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…

Reducing our reliance on single-use plastics

The Collins English Dictionary has named ‘single-use’ as its word of the year – showing again just how much plastic reduction has come to the forefront of people’s minds.We know that we have a…

What we’re doing to make sure customers are suitably informed about allergens

At Asda we know that our customers want to be fully informed about what’s in the food they buy so that they can make the best choices for their specific dietary needs. We work hard to make sure we…

Our plan to get to 100% sustainable soya

We rely on forests. From paper, timber and medicines to soya and palm oil, forests are crucial to many everyday products. Forests provide places where people and animals thrive. They also help to…

How we’ve been working to reduce food waste

One of our company mottos at Asda is ‘We hate waste of any kind’, and that principle has guided the way we’ve worked to reduce food waste over many years. It makes both business sense and moral…

We’re releasing figures on the amount of plastic we use

Earlier this year Asda became one of the first supermarkets to make a firm commitment to how we would reduce the amount of plastic in our business.We did this because we recognise we have a…

Why we’re removing the Asda Price Guarantee

At Asda our mission is to be the most trusted retailer – and we know that for our customers, that means being able to trust us that they are getting the best value possible from shopping with us week…

Why we’re undressing our swedes…

Since we launched our Plastic Unwrapped strategy in February, we’ve been on a journey to remove avoidable plastic across our business. That journey has now brought us to six million naked swedes!…

Looking after our natural capital

Asda has a long history of tackling sustainability issues head on. We take sustainability seriously because not only is it the right thing to do, but it also makes business sense. It helps us think…