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UK regulator blocks $9.4bn takeover of Asda by Sainsbury's

UK regulator blocks $9.4bn takeover of Asda by Sainsbury's

Britain's competition regulator on Thursday blocked Sainsbury's proposed £7.3bn ($9.4bn) takeover of Walmart owned Asda — a huge blow to the supermarket groups who wanted to combine to overtake market leader Tesco.

Britain's Asda supermarkets to stop selling single kitchen knives

Britain's Asda supermarkets to stop selling single kitchen knives

Walmart-owned British supermarket chain Asda said it will remove single kitchen knives from sale in all its stores by the end of April.

UK regulator raises big objections to Sainsbury's-Asda deal

UK regulator raises big objections to Sainsbury's-Asda deal

Britain's competition regulator said on Wednesday Sainsbury's planned $9.5 billion takeover of Walmart-owned Asda should either be blocked or require the sale of a significant number of stores ...