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Tesco set to close Belfast Metro store

Image caption Tesco said it had been a “difficult decision” Tesco has confirmed it is set to close its Metro store on Belfast’s Royal Avenue in the next year as its “lease comes to an end”. It said it had been a “difficult decision” and it would continue to serve customers “from our nine other stores in Belfast”. It added… Read more →

Tesco launches online refillable container trial

Image copyright Tesco/Loop Tesco is trialling a scheme in the UK where online shoppers will get products in reusable packaging. The supermarket giant is joining forces with Loop, which styles itself as a “zero waste shopping platform”. The trial covers 150 items, which will be delivered in reusable containers for which consumers pay a deposit. Greenpeace said rising demand for… Read more →

Tesco sells Polish supermarket business

Image copyright Getty Images Tesco has agreed to sell its business in Poland as it continues to scale back its international operations. The UK supermarket giant is selling its 301-store Polish business to Danish retail group Salling Group for £181m. It said the sale would allow it to focus on its central European markets of Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia… Read more →