Wheels coming off the Tesco juggernaut

Wheels coming off the Tesco juggernaut
In Ireland, Tesco's market share stands at 25.2 per cent, only just ahead of SuperValu. It could fall from the top spot this month.

Tesco's new chief executive will struggle to turn around a supermarket giant that faces tough competition from discounters, writes Ian Guider.

It’s early evening midweek and shoppers entering Tesco’s supermarket in the Bloomfield shopping centre in Dun Laoghaire are greeted with special offers in advance of Halloween.

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