Minutes of Meeting Between Mr Allan Sainsbury and the Independent Commission

Scope and Content

The evidence consists of Mr Allan Sainsbury's response to 5 questions; on what would you concentrate if you were a member of the Commission?; once a policy has been decided, what methods are there to ensure the carrying out of this policy, how much independence do the branches have in practice?; is all buying centralised in Sainsburys, or is branch initiative permitted?; to what extent does Sainsburys undertake the manufacturing and processing of fodstuffs?; what policy is adopted in Sainsburys with regard to recruitment, incentive payments, management training, promotion, etc?

Note

Original reference Ev/Pte/5

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