Tag Archives: Tesco


Local produce or a marketing con?

My eye was caught recently by an article in an English newspaper on a loophole in the law. Marketing johnnies have been quick to exploit it. Like many nations, the Brits are keen on home-grown foods (and although others mock us, there are actually some superb dishes in British cuisine). One such product is the Cumberland sausage. Of course to … Continue reading


Simply Tesco

When you’re winning – which Tesco, the UK supermarket chain, most certainly is since booting Sainsbury’s off the No1 spot – then why make a song and a dance when you can keep things simple? This ‘call a spade a spade’ approach pictured below has attracted much praise from the advertising scene. All stores sell apples, but Tesco shows why … Continue reading