Tesco Christmas sales climb boosted by online

Tesco's F&F

Tesco has recorded a strong uplift in sales over the festive period as boss Ken Murphy says the grocer “delivered a record Christmas across all of our formats and channels”.

The supermarket giant recorded an 8.4% rise in total sales across the UK and Ireland in the 6 weeks to January 9, up 6.3% on a like-for-like basis.

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