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Asda cutting fuel prices

As oil prices continue to fall, we’re cutting the price of our fuel once again.

From midday tomorrow (Tuesday January 13th) you’ll pay no more than 103.7p per litre for unleaded or 110.7p per litre of diesel at Asda.

It’s our 15th price cut since September, taking fuel prices to their lowest level since January 2010. Prices at the pumps have now fallen 23p per litre of unleaded and 19p per litre of diesel.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 12 January 2015
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Sugar reduction in own-brand soft drinks

We’re cutting the amount of sugar in our soft drinks. By May this year we will have removed 22% of the sugar our own label drinks.

That’s 814.2 tonnes of sugar – or a whopping 3.25 billion calories in total! You can see the full list of products below where we will be reducing the “added sugar”, including Chosen by you cola and Smart Price apple juice and orange juice.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 09 January 2015
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YouTube

Asda shopper and vlogger Elaine Jones is using YouTube to document her weight-loss journey – with a little help from our great value healthy food!

The 26-year-old, from Newcastle, is a regular Asda customer and is using her vlogs – video blogs to share the healthy and tasty food she’s cooking and eating in a bid to help and inspire others.

When we spotted her fab video on social media we just had to get in touch to find out more!

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Posted in News & Blogs on 09 January 2015
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Kirsty had great fun scanning her shop

Shopping at Asda should always be fun, so when Jackie Neill’s daughter got a bit upset at our Dundonald store, colleagues Kirstie Semple and Michelle Alexander stepped in to help cheer her up – Asda style!

Jackie’s 13-year-old daughter Kirsty, who has Down’s Syndrome, loves to scan their shopping at the self service checkouts – and tells her mum that she’d like to work on a checkout till when she gets older.

So when she got upset during a recent visit to the store, colleagues Kirstie and Michelle jumped in to give the teenager the chance to have a go on one of the main tills which they opened specially for her!

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Posted in News & Blogs on 06 January 2015
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Gillette Fusion Proglide with new Flexball technology hits the shelves later this year – and we’re giving you the chance to try it before anyone else!

Gillette

The new razor responds to your contours for maximum contact and gets virtually every hair – for your best shave.

We’re looking for 200 lucky customers to try it for free. All we want in return is your feedback – in words, pictures or video.

So if you’d like to try out and review this new product then simply enter your details in the form below. Make sure you enter before 14th January – see full terms and conditions.

We’ll select 200 people and send them a Gillette Flexball each. Once you’ve tried the product, we want to hear what you think and see photos or videos of it in action.

Reviewers who return their feedback by 6th February 2015 will get a £10 Asda gift card as a thank you! We’ll then use your photos and reviews across Asda’s social channels to spread the word.

This prize draw is now closed. Thanks for entering – we’ll be picking the winners shortly and will contact them directly.

Posted in News & Blogs on 06 January 2015