What we're doing with our surplus food this Christmas

We know that Christmas is such a special time of year for our customers, but it’s also one that’s incredibly busy. While it’s our job as a retailer throughout the year to try to make shopping with us…

We've cut the price of fuel for the second time in a fortnight

We've cut the price of unleaded petrol by 2p per litre and diesel by 1p per litre – our second price cut in the last two weeks.Because we operate a national price cap, drivers filling up at any Asda…

We’ve swapped the trays on our ready meals to make them 100% recyclable

The next time you’re in Asda you may notice our ready meals aisle is a bit more colourful than usual. We’ve replaced all of the black plastic trays across our range with a new material that can be…

Christmas can still sparkle without plastic glitter

Asda’s Sustainability Manager Laura Babbs explains our latest decision to reduce plastic use…In retail, Christmas is a constant. It’s the busiest trading period of the year in our stores and as soon…

Asda leads the way in transparency of seafood sourcing

In the last 10 years’ sustainability has gone from being a niche concern to a national conversation. Customers want greater visibility of where their food comes from, how supermarkets process this…

Our approach to cotton sourcing

For many textiles, the story begins with cotton and the fields where it’s grown. According to the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), cotton is produced in 80 countries around the world, using 3 percent of…

We’re trialling a new technology to fight food waste

Every year as a country we waste millions of tonnes of food across all stages of the supply chain, from farmers’ fields, through the distribution and retail network and into our homes. As a signatory…

Why we want our customers to re-love their clothes

Most of us have been there: after finally getting round to clearing out our wardrobe, we find a top that we can’t even remember buying and maybe doesn’t fit anymore.For too many, the easy option is…

Dress up, have fun and stay safe with our fabulous George fancy dress costumes!

When it comes to buying fancy dress costumes you can rely on George to make sure it’s great quality, outstanding value for money and all about play!We test all our George costumes to the European…

Why we’re increasing the price of our bags for life

We know that reducing plastics is important to our customers – and it is important to us too.In 2018 we removed single use bags from our stores and will remove for online orders from 31st July this…