16 May 2019
At the release of its Q1 results, Asda has provided new detail about its future plans in the wake of now abandoned plans to merge with Sainsbury's.
Easter impact to trading
In the quarter ending March 31st reported a 1.1% decline in sales, impacted by the late timing of Easter. Adjusted for this calendar impact, like-for-like sales would have risen 0.5%, reflecting both a positive volume re...