Estimated food surplus from major supermarkets in the United Kingdom (UK) 2016

Estimated food surplus volume from major supermarkets in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016 (in tonnes)

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jul 6, 2016
Estimated food surplus from major supermarkets in the United Kingdom (UK) 2016 This statistic shows estimates of surplus food from major supermarkets in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016. Tesco generates the highest volume of food surplus at 62.2 thousand tonnes, this was followed by Sainsbury's at approximately 38.8 thousand tonnes. It should be noted that supermarkets differ in their redistribution, food donation and waste policies.
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Estimated food surplus volume from major supermarkets in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016 (in tonnes)

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Volume in tonnes
Tesco62,200
Sainsbury's38,767
Asda33,120
Morrisons24,720
Aldi13,440
Waitrose12,960
Co-op12,720
Marks and Spencer10,320
Lidl10,320
Iceland2,080
Volume in tonnes
Tesco62,200
Sainsbury's38,767
Asda33,120
Morrisons24,720
Aldi13,440
Waitrose12,960
Co-op12,720
Marks and Spencer10,320
Lidl10,320
Iceland2,080
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jul 6, 2016
This statistic shows estimates of surplus food from major supermarkets in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016. Tesco generates the highest volume of food surplus at 62.2 thousand tonnes, this was followed by Sainsbury's at approximately 38.8 thousand tonnes. It should be noted that supermarkets differ in their redistribution, food donation and waste policies.
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