Sales up overall but further tobacco downturn for Booker

Date: September 14, 2017Leave a comment

Booker Group’s sales in the 12 weeks ended 8 September rose by 1.1% compared with the previous corresponding period. On a like-for-like basis, they were 1.3% up. Yet although non-tobacco […]


Booker retailers will benefit from Tesco deal – Charles Wilson

Date: May 24, 2017Leave a comment

Charles Wilson (pictured), chief executive of Booker Group, remains adamant that, should the merger deal with Tesco go ahead, there would be benefits for his company’s retail chains even where […]


Decline in Booker Group’s like-for-like sales

Date: January 28, 2016Leave a comment

Booker Group’s total sales (including the recently-acquired Budgens and Londis business) increased by 10.5% in the 16 weeks to 1 January compared with the previous corresponding period. Non-tobacco income grew […]