Asda expansion to create 5,000 jobs

Press Association
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The UK's second biggest supermarket, Asda, has unveiled plans to create some 5,000 jobs this year in a £500 million expansion drive.


Its plans, which were welcomed by Prime Minister David Cameron, will see it open 25 stores, refurbish 43 existing outlets and invest in three new depots in 2012.