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    1. May 23, 2013

      Tesco paid £3m to two outgoing directors

      Tesco revealed that it paid £3m to two outgoing directors as executives lost out on their bonuses after the worst slump in...

    2. March 5, 2013

      Sun European poised to buy Dreams

      Sun European Partners, the private equity group, is poised to acquire Dreams, the beds retailer that was put up for sale...

    1. February 28, 2013

      Mason poised for return to UK retail

      Tim Mason, the former head of Tesco’s US business, is poised to return to British retail in a senior role at Sun European...

    2. December 7, 2012

      Tesco must count cost of foreign forays

      Tesco finally pulled the curtain down on its ill-fated American adventure this week, setting up a review of its US business...

    3. December 5, 2012

      American dream that died for Tesco

      From its 300,000 square ft manufacturing facility shimmering on the edge of the California desert, to its supermarkets...

    4. December 5, 2012

      Tesco retreats from lossmaking US foray

      Tesco’s chief executive has drawn the curtain on the British grocer’s ill-fated foray into the US, confirming the likely...

    5. December 4, 2012

      Tesco signals end of American dream

      Tesco is set to signal today that it is calling time on its American dream, with a review of its lossmaking Fresh & Easy...

    6. May 4, 2012

      Tesco taps Adams to lead Turkey arm

      One of the key lieutenants in Tesco’s Fresh & Easy venture is to lead its operation in Turkey in a reshuffle of the...

    7. April 13, 2012

      Crunch time for Tesco over UK revival

      Philip Clarke, chief executive of Tesco, must next week convince investors that he has a viable plan to revive the...

    8. April 11, 2012

      Tesco to shake up advertising strategy

      Tesco is to shake up its multimillion-pound advertising strategy as it strives to win back British shoppers. The UK’s...

    9. March 6, 2012

      Fresh & Easy seen as model for UK

      Many of the features that Tesco plans to introduce in its UK stores are reminiscent of its lossmaking US business, Fresh &...

    10. February 28, 2012

      Tesco shakes up UK marketing team

      Tesco has shaken up its domestic marketing operations in the wake of its recent profit warning, as its UK market share fell...

    11. January 13, 2012

      Tesco defends director’s share sale

      Tesco was on Friday forced to defend a £200,000 share sale by a senior director in its UK business just over a week before...

    12. January 10, 2012

      Tesco to shut 12 more Fresh & Easy stores

      Tesco will mothball a further 12 stores at its Fresh & Easy chain, as it strives to stem losses at the fledgling US business...

    13. November 11, 2011

      Marketing chief leaves Tesco’s Fresh & Easy

      Simon Uwins, chief marketing officer at Tesco’s US business, has left the group in a shake-up of the lossmaking Fresh & Easy...

    14. September 5, 2011

      Bridging the pond is a stern test for retailers

      Tim Mason, chief executive of Fresh & Easy, is showcasing some of the freshly prepared meals that he believes are one of the...

    15. July 22, 2011

      Fresh & Easy: it’s all about location

      From Mr Paul Wolsfeld. Sir, I’m a frequent shopper at Fresh & Easy. Starting a new supermarket chain from scratch (in a...

    16. FT Alphaville

      July 20, 2011

      Mason takes on wider role at Tesco

      Tim Mason, chief executive of Tesco’s Fresh & Easy chain, is spending about a third of his time outside of the US in his new...

    17. July 19, 2011

      Mason takes on wider role at Tesco

      Tim Mason, chief executive of Tesco’s Fresh & Easy chain, is spending about a third of his time outside of the US, in his...

    18. July 19, 2011

      Tesco putting focus on refreshing US chain

      Tim Mason, the chief executive of Fresh & Easy, is admiring a marketing display in a store in Whittier, Los Angeles, when he...

    19. FT Alphaville

      July 18, 2011

      Tesco to trial loyalty card at US operation

      Tesco is poised to trial a version of its successful Clubcard loyalty scheme in the US, as it strives to stem losses at its...

    20. FT Alphaville

      July 18, 2011

      Tesco to trial US loyalty card

      Tesco is poised to trial a version of its successful Clubcard loyalty scheme in the US, as it strives to stem losses at its...

    21. July 17, 2011

      Tesco to trial loyalty card at US operation

      Tesco is poised to trial a version of its successful Clubcard loyalty scheme in the US, as it strives to stem losses at its...

    22. June 29, 2011

      Tesco asked to review US operations

      A group that works with US union-sponsored pension funds has written to incoming Tesco chairman Sir Richard Broadbent...

    23. May 31, 2011

      Tesco rings changes on boardroom pay

      In heeding top shareholders’ calls for a “one for all” approach to awarding management, Philip Clarke, Tesco chief...

    24. May 31, 2011

      Tesco’s chiefs in harmony

      A rejig of the controversial pay arrangements of Tim Mason, US boss of Tesco, reprises Rolf Harris’s toe-curling hit Two...

    25. February 28, 2011

      Next slides as FTSE 100 edges lower

      Next was among the FTSE 100’s sharpest fallers on Monday as cost concerns sent the retailer sliding. The sector was under...

    26. September 20, 2010

      Tough times for Tesco’s American dream

      Colin Smith was driving his Lexus round London in June 2004 when Sir Terry Leahy, chief executive of Tesco, called on his...

    27. July 2, 2010

      Investors censure Tesco on pay plans

      Tesco has suffered a sharp shareholder rebuke as close to half of its investors refused to support its pay plans.A third of...

    28. June 22, 2010

      Tesco in shake-up of Fresh & Easy supply chain

      Tesco is taking over the US operations of two key suppliers to its fledgling Fresh & Easy business after its...

    29. June 22, 2010

      Tesco supplier shake-up in US

      Tesco is taking over the US operations of two key suppliers to its fledgling Fresh & Easy business after its...

    30. June 21, 2010

      Tesco takes over Fresh & Easy suppliers

      Tesco is taking over the US operations of two key suppliers to its fledgling Fresh & Easy business after its...

    31. June 9, 2010

      Leahy announces his surprise early retirement from Tesco

      Sir Terry Leahy, who as chief executive over the past 14 years has driven Tesco from a UK market leader into being the...

    32. FT Alphaville

      June 8, 2010

      Like-for-like at Tesco

      The end of an era at Britain’s largest retailer. From the RNS: Sir Terry Leahy has decided, after an outstanding career at...

    33. October 5, 2009

      Tesco's media spree points to new US push

      Tesco has embarked on the first significant advertising campaign for its Fresh & Easy stores as Britain's biggest retailer...

    34. October 5, 2009

      Tesco puts ad muscle behind US business

      Tesco has embarked on the first significant advertising campaign for its Fresh & Easy stores as it fights to make a success...

    35. October 4, 2009

      Tesco’s media spree points to new US push

      Tesco has embarked on its first significant advertising campaign for its Fresh & Easy stores as Britain’s biggest retailer...

    36. March 5, 2009

      Recession and the price of luxury

      John Gapper's blog: I am not sure I believe the assertion by John Rishton, chief executive of the Dutch food retailer...

    37. November 13, 2008

      Fresh & Easy chief reins in plans to expand beyond the West Coast

      Tim Mason, chief executive of Fresh & Easy, yesterday performed his biggest U-turn since taking the helm at Tesco's...

    38. June 21, 2008

      The Week

      General Retailers Tesco is apparently not discouraged by suggestions of poor results at its Fresh & Easy chain in the US....

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