We’re delighted to announce that we’ve been named as Community Retailer of the Year at the Retail Industry Awards for the third successive year.
The panel of judges were impressed by the impact our community-focused initiatives continue to have had on the local areas around our stores.
We were praised by the judges for an “exceptionally good” award submission that highlighted just how much work Asda undertake in the community.
“It blows away the myth that independents do community work better than multiples,” said one judge. Another member of the panel said its community work was in line with what Asda’s parent company, Wal-Mart, is doing in America “to get communities to embrace the company rather than pushing it away”.Read more