Retail & Consumer

Dec 2: Tesco's sales growth slows to 2 per cent

The popularity of a new range of low-priced products has helped Tesco blunt the competitive threat posed by discount retailers as British consumers increasingly seek to save money on their weekly grocery bill. Maggie Urry, senior companies reporter, talks to Daniel Garrahan about how Britain's largest retailer has attracted an extra 300,000 shoppers every week and the success of its "Discounter" brands.