Tesco issues €750m bond linked to sustainability

It is part of the supermarket’s commitment to become a net zero carbon business in the UK by 2035

Tesco ditches one billion pieces of plastic in 2020

The retail giant removed the plastic from a range of branded and own-label products

Tesco removes 20m plastic items from Christmas range

The move is part of the supermarket’s 4Rs packaging strategy – to remove it where it can, reduce it where it can’t, reuse more and recycle what’s left

Tesco launches partnership to build three solar farms to support 2035 net zero goal

The solar farms in Essex, Anglesey and Oxfordshire are expected to generate enough energy to power more than 44,800 homes

Tesco’s pilot scheme reduces household food waste by 76%

The six-week initiative, which was delivered by the environmental charity Hubbub, also helped participants save £16.50 every week

Tesco commits to tripling alternative meat sales by 2025

The commitment is part of the retailer’s collaboration with WWF that aims to reduce the environmental impact of food production

VW Golf charging in a Tesco car park
Tesco joins consortium calling for 100% zero emission car and van sales from 2030

Dixons Carphone, E.ON, Heathrow, Lime and SSE are also members of the group that urges government to boost EV charging infrastructure

Customers to collect free Tesco food after the launch of surplus food scheme

Consumers will see through an application food items nearing their expiry date available to be collected in their area for free

Tesco reaches milestone of 200th store with free EV charging infrastructure

The retail giant has joined forces with Volkswagen and Pod Point to create what it claims to be the ‘largest retail EV charging network in the UK’

Tesco launches sustainable packaging partnership to cut plastic waste

The retail giant teamed up with the circular shopping platform Loop for a new initiative which aims to deliver products to households in reusable packaging