Sainsbury's like-for-like sales up by 1.8% for the year

Sainsbury's has reported that like-for-like sales for the year are up by 1.8 per cent (2.1 per cent including fuel).

File photo dated 01/08/12 of a general view of Sainsbury's supermarket logo. Credit: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Sainsbury's, whose products were not affected by the horsemeat scandal, also announced that like-for-like sales for the fourth quarter was up by 3.6 per cent (4.2 including fuel).