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We’re really proud of our colleague Matt, delivery driver at our Darlington superstore, who has been selected for Team GB’s Paralympic football team.

Matt with colleagues

Delivery driver Matt Crossen, who suffered a stroke in 2013, heads to Rio next month and we want to wish him and the team all the very best.

He’s received countless messages of support from colleagues in the store and customers while he’s been delivering shopping in the area.

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Posted in Green Room News on 25 July 2016
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Yep, we know, school’s only just out for summer but you’re probably already thinking about next year’s uniforms. And with the Special Discount, you can pick up a few extra bits so you’ll be less worried about grass-stained knees and paint-covered tops.

Back to school

Our George Back to School uniform is made of pretty tough stuff and is at top of the class when it comes to price. Our Teflon stain release polo tops have ‘stay white’ technology and are from as little as £2.00 with the extra discount – bargain!

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Posted in Green Room News on 25 July 2016
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It’s here – the Special Discount Event starts today and what perfect timing: the sun’s finally shining, the kids are off school and we’ve got some products you’re not going to want to miss.

When you’re walking round the store filling your trolley, have a look around at everything you’ve contributed to this year – you should be really proud.

If you need some help with the ins and outs, watch this video:

Keep coming back to the Green Room throughout the week where we’ll be giving you some ideas of what you can pick up during the event.

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Posted in Green Room News on 22 July 2016
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Our ‘toyou’ service has been really popular with our colleagues and customers, so popular in fact it’s now getting even bigger.

toyou

Fashionistas can now collect their packages as well as returning them to their local Asda, all while doing a big shop – fashion and food is the perfect mix!

We accept returns for ASOS, Yours, Pretty Little Thing, Ideal Shopping channel including create and craft and M&Co. You can collect from Missguided and George.com.

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Posted in Green Room News on 22 July 2016
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Hundreds of colleagues at Asda’s head offices have followed in the footsteps of stores and showed their support for colleague Chris Pointon and his wife Kate Granger who is battling a rare cancer.

Asda House colleagues

They gathered at Asda House, Britannia House and George House to get behind the #HelloMyNameIsCampaign – something she started after she noticed how few medical staff took time to properly introduce themselves. She’s been working to make healthcare more compassionate ever since. As Kate said: “A friendly introduction is much more than common courtesy. It is about making a human connection, beginning a therapeutic relationship and building trust.”

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Posted in Green Room News on 20 July 2016