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Seven-year-old Holly made this fantastic 3D poster for a school project – inspired by her dad’s Asda truck!

Kelly, Holly and Kevin

She was asked by her school teacher to make a poster about transport, so spent a whole day carefully making a mini version of dad Kevin’s vehicle out of a shoebox, toilet roll tubes and a cereal box.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 29 April 2016
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We love hearing about when our colleagues have gone an extra mile to help customers!

We recently posted about little Rebecca who lost her favourite cuddly toy ‘Cow.’ Cow had sold out everywhere a year ago but luckily customer service colleague Lubos managed to track one down at the original suppliers! You can read the full story here.

Rebecca with Cow

When we posted about the story on Facebook we received more stories about Asda colleagues who helped to reunite little ones with their cuddly toys.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 29 April 2016
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We’re delighted to announce a new partnership with TV chef James Martin!

James Martin has announced a new partnership with Asda

Asda’s Chief Executive Officer Andy Clarke got in touch with James to see if he’d like to work with us after getting his number from a mutual acquaintance, Yorkshire-based chef James Mackenzie.

James had a look around his local Asda store and liked the friendliness of our colleagues and the freshness of our meat, veg and fish. He also realised that his Manchester restaurant gets its Wagyu beef from the same supplier that Asda does!

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Posted in News & Blogs on 28 April 2016
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An exclusive George Home collection created by a young, talented designer supported by The Prince’s Trust is now available in stores and online.

Katie Craven

Katie Craven, a 26-year-old illustrator from Ribble Valley, came up with the on trend ‘Caspian’ nautical range together with our in-house design team.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 28 April 2016
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Two-year-old Elizabeth MacTaggert loves playing in the garden – especially when she gets the chance to talk to her friends, the family of Asda gnomes.

Elizabeth and the gnomes

Mum Gemma started building the gnome collection shortly after Gnorman and Gnorma, the first gnome pair, hit Asda shelves.

Posted in News & Blogs on 27 April 2016