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Asda to invest £700m

24th April 2013

ASDA has reported a 4.5% rise in annual sales as the supermarket group revealed plans to invest more than £700m into online, new and existing stores in a move that will create up to 2,500 jobs.

The major investment will include investment into new and existing stores as well as improving the Leeds-based group's supply chain.

Asda, which saw 2012 sales including petrol grow to £22.8bn, said that although bricks and mortar stores were central to growth, the shape of its investment had shifted its ......for the full story register now for free or login below...

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