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We’re pleased to announce our commitment to source 93% of our bananas from Rainforest Alliance Certified™ farms by March 2016.

Alongside our Fairtrade banana range we’ll source bananas from farms certified to the Sustainable Agriculture Network (SAN) Standard, which guarantees the fruit comes from trusted and sustainable suppliers.

This decision allows us to help with the long-term social and environmental support of banana farmers in Central America.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 26 November 2015

Our Bolton stores have teamed up with local businesses to support The Big Bolton Toy Appeal – and this year they’re aiming to give 2,000 presents to children.

Bolton Toy Appeal

Colleagues from our five stores in Bolton are supporting the appeal, in partnership with a number of local businesses.

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Posted in Community on 25 November 2015
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Introducing new Warburtons Giant Crumpets – they’re almost twice the size of Warburtons standard crumpets and designed to fit perfectly in the toaster.

Win with Warburtons Giant Crumpets

These Giant Crumpets are just as fluffy and tasty as you’d expect from Warburtons and at just 50p a pack, are great for busy families and people on the go.

To celebrate the launch we’re giving one lucky winner the chance to win this Breville Colour Notes four-slice cream toaster and a £100 Asda gift card! Ten runners-up will also win a £100 Asda gift card.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 23 November 2015
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We’ve rolled back the price of some fabulous fragrances that are perfect for Christmas gifts – and to celebrate we’re giving you the chance to win a fragrance bundle!

Win a bundle of fabulous fragrances

There are some great deals to choose from in the run up to Christmas – like Jean Paul Gaultier Classique 50ml for just £28 (was £46), Jimmy Choo Flash 50ml for £25 (was £32), Kenzo Flower 50ml for £25 (was £32) and Joop Jump 50ml for just £20 (was £22.50)!

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Posted in News & Blogs on 21 November 2015
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We love it when customers get in touch to tell us about our brilliant colleagues – so we were delighted to see this special thank you card that Roy Pennington received.

Roy with his thank you card and poppy

Roy, who’s 69, works on the checkouts at our Worcester store. He was sent a card and handmade poppy from two customers who wanted to let him know how much they enjoy shopping when he’s in the store.

He regularly receives praise from customers and has won many awards for his service over the years.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 20 November 2015