Sainsbury’s is ramping up its non-food offer at present with the retailer having now launched its new Tu Premium menswear line in-store, getting an Argos jewellery boost and expanding its Habitat store count.
Fashion continued to outperform at Sainsbury's in Q1 and it looks set to continue its growth as the Tu Clothing line becomes more widely available. Argos also prospered, despite the closure of its Homebase outlets
UK homewares and furniture retailer Habitat has launched a new ad campaign focusing on the visual appeal of its furniture as the company continues its comeback with further expansion in Sainsbury’s stores.
Britain's biggest supermarket Tesco has agreed to buy leading wholesaler Booker for £3.7bn as it continues its turnaround and seeks to widen the sales gap with Sainsbury's, which is selling more general merchandise.