Asda set to create up to 190 jobs in the North East

Asda will take over stores from Danish discount supermarket Netto

ONE of the nation’s leading supermarket chains is set to create up to 190 jobs in the region as part of a £778m deal.

Asda is set to take over 19 stores from Danish discount supermarket Netto across Tyneside, County Durham and Teesside. 

A spokesman for Asda said it expected to double the number of staff employed at each of the sites.

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