Asda and Sainsbury’s may have to sell at least 73 supermarkets if their proposed merger goes ahead, according to new research.
If plans move forward, the new supermarket group would become the largest in the UK by market share.
Maximise UK, a firm that specialises in identifying the best locations for stores, says around six per cent of the new Sainsbury’s-Asda entity’s supermarkets would be at risk.
The areas where stores would be most under threat are the south-east and the north-west of England.
The research reve…
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