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It’s our birthday, and we’re celebrating and reflecting on 50 fantastic years of trading!

50 years of ground-breaking, cost-cutting success. 50 years of inspiring leaders and innovative ideas. 50 years of pioneering retailing. 50 years of magical colleagues giving our customers incredible service. There’s a lot to celebrate!

Asda is 50!

As the icing on our birthday cake, we’ve created a special website.

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Posted in Green Room News on 29 June 2015
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We have now reached the mid-year point, providing an ideal time to show how proud we are of our colleagues.

Recognising our colleagues for the hard work they do is an important part of our culture. We know that our colleagues are also our customers, and would like to recognise this by helping colleagues with some additional savings.

On Tuesday 28th and Wednesday 29th July 2015, colleagues can receive 20% discount rather than their usual 10% Colleague Discount.

Special discount on eye tests

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Posted in Green Room News on 29 June 2015
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Asda Magazine The bumper July/August issue of Asda Magazine is out tomorrow to help celebrate Asda’s 50th birthday.

The cover features a fabulous cake designed by Lucy Fisher from the Middleton Park store in Aberdeen, who won a competition to design a show-stopping cake to celebrate Asda’s birthday. The magazine includes the step-by-step recipe inside.

Other features include a look back at Asda’s history, nostalgic food and cocktails through the decades, celebrity holiday food memories and summer party food ideas. You’ll also find lots of great summer fashion from George and a look at our George School Shop.

Posted in Green Room News on 29 June 2015

We’re delighted to announce that Asda has been named as the Large Company of the Year at this year’s Scottish Business in the Community Awards!

A proud achievement

We were recognised by the judging panel as the most responsible and sustainable large business, with a focus on our commitment to economic, environment and social sustainability.

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Posted by Awards on 25 June 2015
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It’s not every day we get asked to deliver to a wedding reception so it was quite a talking point when our Home Shopping driver Pascal Carpe turned up at Chilham Village Hall.

Pascal with the happy couple

Newlyweds Mark Decker, 30, and Hayley Marshall, 29, ordered ice and fresh baguettes for 150 guests at their wedding at the village in Kent on Saturday. And when their delivery arrived they invited Pascal to pose with them for the official wedding photos. The bride even asked if she could have a photo of her in the Asda van for posterity!

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Posted in News & Blogs on 25 June 2015