GCA Updates On Progress Made By Tesco Following Investigation

The Groceries Code Adjudicator (GCA), Christine Tacon, has published her view on the progress made by Tesco towards the recommendations set out in her investigation report released in January this year.

Download the summary here (pdf)

NAM Implications:
  • Where at: Tesco are clearly demonstrating that they want to comply with the letter and spirit of GSCOP
  • Where headed: Likely that other mults will follow suit, or risk exposure
  • How it affects you: Ideally, relationships with your major customers will gradually become more defensible, and based on fair share reward for risk, provided suppliers continue to report any breaches…
  • Action: Reassess your trade investment strategies based on full compliance with GSCOP, and collaborate with the more compliant of your trade partners…