Little Helps Plan
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‘Every little help makes a big difference’ is a core value at Tesco. It drives what we do every day for our colleagues around the world, in the thousands of communities where we operate, and for the millions of customers we serve. It is also the idea at the heart of the Little Helps Plan, which sets out how Tesco will make a difference to the social and environmental challenges that matter most to our customers, colleagues and communities.
For more information on the Little Helps Plan 2018 overview, please refer to the link above in What's going on at Tesco?
“Partnering with WWF will help us make our customers’ shopping baskets more sustainable. Our shared ambition is to reduce the environmental impact of the average shopping basket by half. By working with farmers, suppliers, colleagues and other experts we hope to develop innovative solutions so shoppers can put affordable, tasty food on their plates today, confident they are not compromising the future of food for generations to come.”
Dave Lewis, Tesco Group CEO
We're proud to be ranked in The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers table. It's great to see that graduates recognise the wide variety of successful programmes that we offer across our stores, distribution and head office campus.
We launched our new brand, and stores inspired by and named after the original value champion and Tesco founder, Jack Cohen. Our launch kicks off our centenary, “Celebrating 100 Years of Great Value”.
Jack’s will bring customers great-tasting food at the lowest possible prices – 8 out of 10 food and drink products will be grown, reared or made in Britain.
Jamie Oliver shares his exclusive recipes and tips as he joins us as an ambassador to help make healthier choices more accessible and affordable.
As a first step this month, Jamie will front up our ‘helpful little swaps’ in store, where healthier alternatives offer reduced levels of sugar, salt and fat, as well as being cheaper for customers. A basket of ‘helpful little swaps’ will cost 12% less than a regular basket.
Jamie will also support our work to help colleagues and customers cook great value, healthier meals from scratch.
Its official! Tesco are delighted to reveal we made it into the top 100 best employers in the UK 2017-2018 for school and college leavers. This was based on thousands of insightful, student written reviews from people like you, so thank you.
Tesco commissioned independent research to understand the role we play in supporting communities across the UK. Measuring our contribution helps us to understand what more we can do to serve our customers a little better.
To read the report and find out more about how we support your local community, please refer to the link above in What's going at Tesco?
We’ve teamed up with our three new charity partners, British Heart Foundation, Cancer Research UK and Diabetes UK, to help tackle some of the UK’s biggest health challenges. Our first priority is about supporting all our UK colleagues, so they can be their best at work and at home.