Tag: Convenience Stores

Sainsburys Local Stores to Overtake Supermarkets by 2014

Posted on 13 July, 2013 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News

Supermarkets have been a key aspect of British life for many years, winning over consumers who previously visited a number of smaller high street stores in their weekly grocery shop. However, thanks to the growth of internet shopping in recent years, it seems... Read More

Newsagents Battle against Mini Supermarket Boom

Posted on 30 May, 2013 by MOVEHUT under Business News

The traditional high street newsagent is battling for survival as supermarket giants push into the convenience store market, according to the boss of Britain’s largest chain of managed convenience stores and newsagents. Britain’s largest food... Read More

Sainsburys Unveils New Store Openings in London and South East

Posted on 3 April, 2013 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News

The UK’s third-largest supermarket chain has announced its intentions to embark on a major expansion of its smaller convenience stores in London and the South East. Yet Sainsbury’s is only one of many chains currently examining the possibility of mass... Read More

Supermarkets Lead the Bidding for HMV Properties

Posted on 27 January, 2013 by Neil Bird under Commercial Sales and Lets

Rival supermarket chains Morrisons, Tesco and Sainsbury’s are reported to be among the retailers considering snapping up HMV properties to expand their profitable convenience store ventures. HMV has some prime high street properties Hilco took... Read More