News & Blogs

The latest additions to our range of gnomes are now available – and fans are taking to social media to tell us just how much they like them.

Some of the new gnomes

The new gnome range includes a footballer, a fairy and a policeman – and it’s been an instant hit.

Vikki Nugent from Aberdare said she has bought almost every available giant gnome and now has around 30 in her front garden.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 25 February 2017
News & Blogs

David loved shopping at Asda when he was a little boy and told his mum “When I grow up I want to work here” – and he’s fulfilled his dream.

David with Gladys

David, who’s deaf, got a work experience placement and then a full-time job at our Huddersfield store – and he’s hugely popular with colleagues and customers like 85-year-old Gladys Dorward (pictured above with David).

His mum, Adele Marsden, got in touch with us on Facebook to say how much David has enjoyed his time at the store.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 24 February 2017
News & Blogs

Our Asda Money Cashback Credit Cards have been named Best Credit Card Product of The Year at The 2017 Card and Payments Awards.

The Asda Money team accept the award

Judges at the event looked for products which offer best value to the customer, show creative or innovative elements, and demonstrate commercial success.

The Asda Cashback Credit Card gives money back on everything you buy – with 1% cashback on anything you spend in Asda and 0.5% cashback on all other purchases.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 24 February 2017
News & Blogs

Our new Spring-inspired George home range is available now – and fans on social media have been quick to tell us how much they like it.

Ambleside

This season there are six trends. Ambleside takes inspiration from the Lake District for a beautiful rustic charm; Havana is hot with print and colour; Akira is a stunning minimalist collection with clean lines and graphics; Classic Grey offers a modern take on regal style; Botanical Rhapsody combines texture with beautiful lush green paints; and Twisted Vintage is full of quirky and intricate design details. Find out more about the ranges here.

Customers have been taking to social media to share photos of items they’ve bought from the new collections, with the rabbits from the Ambleside collection proving a particular favourite.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 21 February 2017
Community

Happy 80th birthday to our wonderful Nuneaton checkout colleague Ennis Claridge.

Ennis and Stewart

She’s worked at the store since it opened 30 years ago and says “I never think about retiring – I’ m happy here.” Colleagues laid on a surprise party for her, and customers including Stewart, pictured above, wished her many happy returns.

Colleagues decorated her checkout for the big day, and held a special afternoon tea for her birthday in the colleagues canteen – where they presented her with flowers and a cake.

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Posted in Community on 20 February 2017