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Savoury Nibbles and Sweet Surprises

Throughout this year, we’ve been busy researching, tasting and perfecting a range of luxury, Christmas fruit and nut combinations. With all the friends and family that visit at this time of year, having a variety of tasty treats and superb snacks to hand is a must. As featured in the Asda Christmas Gift Guide and the Asda Festive Food & Drinks Guide 2017, these Asda exclusives are sure to make a perfect festive gift or steal the show at any Christmas party. Asda Extra Special Extra ...

Posted: Wednesday 6th Dec 2017

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This Chrisrmas, make it a Magnum!

To guarantee that there’s enough wine for everyone around the dinner table this Christmas, we’ve introduced six show-stopping Magnums to Asda stores. Each of these grand 1.5 litre bottles provides up to 12 glasses, making them a perfect centrepiece for any Christmas party. The range of magnums includes our award-winning Châteauneuf Du Pape for £24.00. This celebrated wine works out at just £2.00 per glass, making it the ideal choice for a luxurious Christmas treat...

Posted: Monday 27th Nov 2017

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Super Stylish Snoring Solution

We have introduced a new snore-silencing Pineapple Plant to Asda’s range of houseplants and flowers. According to studies by NASA, Pineapple Plants help to combat snoring due to the oxygen they produce at night time. The release of oxygen can improve the air quality in a room and therefore, encourages a better (and much quieter) sleep. Exclusive to Asda, the plant is a super stylish snoring solution that is sure to add an exotic aesthetic to any room. Grown in Holland, each plant take ...

Posted: Monday 20th Nov 2017

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Our Award Winning Wines

We’re celebrating further recognition of our exciting range of quality wines that we source for Asda customers. Several wines selected by our excellent wine team have been celebrated at the Quality Drink Awards 2017. The awards recognise excellence in product development in wine. They are also the only awards that take packaging and labelling into account when judging as well as the wine inside the bottle. Our winners at the awards were: Lugana – White Wine Over £7 (Winner) ...

Posted: Thursday 16th Nov 2017

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Tim's Tropical Travels

Tim Wrinch, one of our Continuous Improvement Leads, has recently returned from a visit to tropical Costa Rica. Accompanied by Paul Chuter, Category Manager and Kenny MacLeod, Senior Buyer, the team spent their time in the main banana growing region near Siquirres. The visit was an opportunity for IPL to further improve our supply chain and understand more about the growing and packing processes of bananas and pineapples, helping us to ensure we get the best quality fruit for Asda customers. ...

Posted: Wednesday 15th Nov 2017

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