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Daily communication bulletins

Nov 1983-Feb 1993

Daily communication bulletins to branch managers and staff containing instructions on the day to day running of branches. The bulletins came from Branch Administration. Until 1991, the bulletins...

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Daily communication bulletins

Special communication bulletins

1985-1994

Special communication bulletins to branch managers and staff containing instructions on the day to day running of branches. The bulletins came from Branch Administration.

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Special communication bulletins

Action Today (information bulletins)

1994

Information bulletins from Retail Communications (formally Branch Communications) regarding product lines and day to day branch operations.

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Action Today (information bulletins)

'Spotlight On' bulletins

1994-1998

Information bulletins from Retail Communications (formally Branch Communications) regarding product lines and day to day branch operations.

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'Spotlight On' bulletins

Action Today and Spotlight On

1994-1998

Information bulletins from Retail Communications (formally Branch Communications) regarding product lines and day to day branch operations.

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Action Today and Spotlight On

Christmas communication bulletins

1984-1993

Christmas communication bulletins to branch managers and staff containing instructions on the running of branches during the festive period. The bulletins came from Branch Administration.

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Christmas communication bulletins

Marketing and advertising today

17 Nov 1995-12 Apr 1996

Information relating to the supply and positioning of advertising literature.

SA/BRA/3/1/2/7

Marketing and advertising today

Marketing and advertising weekly, Apr-Dec 1996

19 Apr 1996-20 Dec 1996

Information relating to the supply and positioning of advertising literature.

SA/BRA/3/1/2/8

Marketing and advertising weekly, Apr-Dec 1996

Weekly News, 1994-96

7 Mar 1994-9 Mar 1996

Gives information relating to many different aspects of running a branch.

SA/BRA/3/1/2/9

Weekly News, 1994-96

Weekly Update, Apr-Dec 1996

18 Apr-12 Dec 1996

Gives information relating to many different aspects of running a branch.

SA/BRA/3/1/2/10

Weekly Update, Apr-Dec 1996

Stop press, 1995-96

23 Dec 1995-12 Dec 1996

Information issued in addition to Action Today.

SA/BRA/3/1/2/11

Stop press, 1995-96

JS Branch Security News, Feb 1975

Feb 1975

Draft copy of a bulletin to management about security issues.

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JS Branch Security News, Feb 1975

Trading newsletter

Jun-Aug 1989

Two newsletters updating staff on current issues within Sainsbury's and retailing in general.

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Trading newsletter

In-store demonstrations newsletter

1997-1998

Four newsletters priming staff on specific in-store demonstrations that were to take place. Gives product details, stand requirements and anticipated sales lift.

SA/BRA/3/1/2/14

In-store demonstrations newsletter

'The Floral Newsletter'

1997-1998

One newsletter for staff on floral gives details of new products and how to look after displays.

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'The Floral Newsletter'

Delicatessen counter newsletter

1997-1998

Five newsletters for staff on delicatessen counters giving details of products, offers, merchandising and ticketing.

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Delicatessen counter newsletter

Beers/cider/spirits weekly news

1997-1998

Newsletters for staff in Beers, Wines and Spirits department giving shelf layout instructions, details of offers and supply information.

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Beers/cider/spirits weekly news

Bakery newsletter

1997-1998

Newsletters for staff in Bakery department giving ordering information, offers and sales information.

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Bakery newsletter

PFS (Petrol Filling Station) newsletter

1998

Newsletters for staff in petrol filling stations

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PFS (Petrol Filling Station) newsletter

Foyer News, 1998

1998

Newsletter for staff on the foyer gives details of videos, cds, newspapers, magazines and tobacco on sale.

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Foyer News, 1998

JS Restaurants Newsletter, 1998

1998

Newsletter for staff in JS Restaurants giving details of how to prepare meals and special offers

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JS Restaurants Newsletter, 1998

Memoranda to store management

1997-1998

Memoranda from head office departments to store managers and other store management covering promotions, product display and procedures. Includes memoranda from: Reward Card Project Office regarding...

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Memoranda to store management

Supply forecast

18 Feb 1966

'GROCERY AND CANNED GOODS SUPPLY FORECAST FOR SERVICE BRANCHES WEEK COMMENCING 21st FEBRUARY'. From Stamford house to branch managers. On the reverse is a list of cheese and instructions regarding...

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Supply forecast

Instructions for outdoor representatives

10 Oct 1955

Typed memo listing the 'DUTIES OF OUTDOOR REPRESENTATIVES' regarding ordering for branches.

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Instructions for outdoor representatives

Sales sheets

1967-1968

Sales sheets

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Sales sheets

Extra order sheet

1967

'REQUEST FOR EXTRA ORDER (Non-Perishable). Form not completed but stamped '867 Portsmouth'.

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Extra order sheet

Daily bulletin, 29 Sep 1966

29 Sep 1966

'DAILY BULLETIN 203/66', notifying branches of product news and price changes. Issued by Stamford House.

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Daily bulletin, 29 Sep 1966

Supporting stores over Christmas memo

29 Oct 1996

Notice to all staff from Dino Adriano (Deputy Chief Executive) regarding 'Christmas Trading- Supporting the stores in serving our customers'. Explains the procedure for non-store staff to assist in...

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Supporting stores over Christmas memo

Daily bulletin, 19 Nov 1946

19 Nov 1946

'Daily Bulletin No. 567 (3)'. Issued by the General Managers' Office, Stamford House. Regarding the retirement of Mr G. Hoare and Mr E. W. Toynton and announcing the appointments of Mr. J. F. Lamb...

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Daily bulletin, 19 Nov 1946

Barker card guidelines memorandum

15 May 1985

'Revised Barker Card Guidelines' from Mr. M. I Samuel to members of the D.M.C.

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Barker card guidelines memorandum

Weekly Updates

1997-1998

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Weekly Updates

Marketing & Advertising Weekly, Apr 1997-Feb 1998

Apr 1997-Feb 1998

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Marketing & Advertising Weekly, Apr 1997-Feb 1998

JS Merchandising News, 1981

1981

Details changes to display presentation, including basic layout and shelving within stores.

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JS Merchandising News, 1981

"Sainsbury's Discount '78: A new price deal from Sainsbury's" leaflet

9 Jan 1978

Information leaflet supplied to staff informing them of the new discounting campaign and giving information about the press and television advertising programme which would accompany the initiative. A...

SA/BRA/3/1/2/37

"Sainsbury's Discount '78: A new price deal from Sainsbury's" leaflet

Store managers monthly briefings

2009-present

Information distributed to store managers to brief staff on Sainsbury's news, events and financial results. Each financial year is divided into 13 periods, with a 'Monthly briefing' for each period....

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Store managers monthly briefings

Chief Executive's regular store briefings

2006-2010s

Regular store briefings from Chief Executive Justin King. The store briefings take the form of a letter from King, and sum up Sainsbury's financial results, news and events. Briefings are...

SA/BRA/3/1/2/39

Chief Executive's regular store briefings

Campaign and event promotional material, 2012-2014

2012-2014

Promotional material distributed to branch managers, for staff use and for display in staff areas. Includes material promoting fundraising events and other national events.

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Campaign and event promotional material, 2012-2014

Staff communications material for display

2001- 2014

Staff communications material designed for display in staff rooms and other staff-only spaces. This material is generally issued alongside store managers monthly briefings in ...

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Staff communications material for display

Staff posters 'What's Cooking? from the Sainsbury's Kitchen', and '£1 billion GM Sales!' 2013

2013

Staff poster advertising TV programme 'What's Cooking? from the Sainsbury's Kitchen', illustrated with a photograph of the hosts Ben Shephard and Lisa Faulkner with a fridge full of Sainsbury's food....

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Staff posters 'What's Cooking? from the Sainsbury's Kitchen', and '£1 billion GM Sales!' 2013

Memos to the Chairman's office

1986

Memos sent to the Chairman's office (including senior management staff) informing them of branch trading updates.

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Memos to the Chairman's office