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LONDON | Sainsbury’s in merger talks with Walmart’s British unit

LONDON (AP) — U.K. grocery chain Sainsbury’s has confirmed it is in advanced discussions about a merger with Walmart Inc.’s British unit, Asda. The combination would create Britain’s largest supermarket chain, moving the merged company ahead of market leader Tesco. J Sainsbury plc, the chain’s corporate name, released no other information on Saturday and said … Continue reading LONDON | Sainsbury’s in merger talks with Walmart’s British unit