Over the last 149 years the way we shop for food has changed dramatically, reflecting other social changes. Since its establishment in 1869, Sainsbury’s has adapted to meet the changing needs of its customers.
Happy Birthday Sainsbury's
We look back at the 150 year history of one of Britain's biggest retail firms.
Evolution of Packaging
The early range of fresh provisions sold by Sainsbury’s was weighed and wrapped individually, and any packaging was simple.
A History of Innovation
Sainsbury’s has always had a flair for innovation, right from the day the first store opened.