Tag Archives: Phil Clarke

Tesco to dump failed US venture Fresh & Easy

All companies make mistakes at some point and Fresh & Easy was a massive one for Tesco. So now Tesco is to close or offload (if it’s lucky) its West Coast convenience store venture: not just putting the patient out ...

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The Red Brick Road gets longer run with Tesco

My spies tell me that The Red Brick Road, the agency that resigned £110m Tesco, has been asked to continue on the account to Christmas instead of the original termination date of October. What this says about the whole pitch ...

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Is market leader Tesco on the retreat in the UK supermarket battle?

You have to feel for Tesco CEO Phil Clarke (pictured), no sooner had he taken over from long-serving and highly successful predecessor Sir Terry Leahy, than UK retail sales fell off a cliff, hitting supermarket food sales too for the ...

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