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Tesco gets PR and share price boost from row with Unilever

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 05:50

On Wednesday, Tesco halted online sales of goods produced by Unilever after the Anglo-Dutch group pushed for a 10 per cent increase in prices on top-selling products such as Marmite and Pot Noodle.


TESCO appeared to emerge victorious from a pricing row with Unilever on Friday, with its shares rising 5 per cent and analysts saying Britain's biggest retailer had scored a public relations coup by casting itself as the consumer's champion.

Though details of the agreement

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