Tesco Ireland offers staff free breakfast and lunch in response to cost of living crisis

The retailer will also improve discounts and raise hourly pay by 4%

The salary increase was part of a previous deal, with Tesco also increasing pay by 6% in 2022. Picture: Getty

Tesco will raise pay and in-store discounts for its staff in response to inflation and cost of living pressures, the company has announced.

The company said it will raise employee hourly pay by 4 per cent and improve its Colleague Clubcard scheme, which gives workers discounts when they shop in Tesco. The 4 per cent raise was first announced in May 2022, and followed a 6 per cent pay increase in April 2022.

Tesco said ...