Our Journey

2015

2014

·         Tesco Bengaluru enters 10th year of operations

2013

·         Property Services supports Thailand with design and engineering support

·         IGHS rollout for all markets

·         GMO platform built

·         US operations for Yucaipa

·         Winner at National Finals Chartered Institute of Management Accountants event

·         Carpool initiative launched

·         Women in Network and Leadership forum created

·         New Leadership Skills launched

·         Tesco Bengaluru continues to scale up its community impact through colleague-led volunteering events

2012

·         Number of colleagues reach 6000

·         Bagged STPI Karnataka IT Export Award under the category "Highest Percentage of Women Employer - IT"

·         Bronze and Silver Retail Certification Programmes launched for colleagues

·         Tesco Bengaluru conducts first ever Hackathon event

·         Tesco Bengaluru Library enhanced in collaboration with MyLib

·         Rainwater harvesting project undertaken on campus

·         Central Europe Financial and Commercial transitioned

·         Property begins UK development and maintenance support

2011

·         3rd office opens in Bangalore to manage operations for central Europe countries

·         Tesco Bengaluru now has over 5000 colleagues

·         Tesco Grocery app launched

·         Property Services team begins hub for analytics and customer insights

·         'Give As You Earn' Community program launched for colleagues

·         Group Finance (Tax, Treasury,Audit) Expands

2010

·         IT support for all Group countries

·         Group Finance (Tax, Treasury,Audit) Work Begins

2009

·         Engagement with Tesco Bank begins

·         Tesco Bengaluru wins Bangalore's Best Green Campus Award

·         New Vision statement launched

·         Number of colleagues at Tesco Bengaluru reaches 4000

·         The designated UK Finance controllership moved to Tesco Bengaluru

2008

·         Colleague strength crosses 3000

·         Innovation program ‘Get Curious’ begins to showcase retail solutions for business challenges

·         Commercial Services begins operations

·         On site crèche started

·         Dotcom Centre of Excellence for Engineering launched with over 200 colleagues

·         Tesco Bengaluru hosts Innovation Summit

·         US operations began

2007

·         Launch of Retail Lab, the only centre of it's kind in the country to test store system upgrades in a live retail environment

·         Number of colleague reach 2000

·         24x7 Group Network Operations Centre established

·         Business Services Dotcom Operations begins

2006

·         Retail Certification Program launched in partnership with IIM, Bangalore for up-skilling and capability building

·         UK Payroll and Pensions support transitions to Tesco Bengaluru

·         Property Services team begins retail planning support

·         Financial Accounting & Invoice Processing Begins

2005

·         Tesco Bengaluru is now 500 colleagues strong

·         IT business case signed off

·         Tesco in a Box’ IT deployment conducted

2004

·         Tesco Bengaluru commences operations at 15 acre state-of-the-art campus

·         Transition of customer service email management and stores helpdesk