Shopping

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Supermarkets are expected to focus on lowering prices and use more promotions

Relief for shoppers as food price rises slow down

Relief for shoppers as food price rises slow down

A substantial slowdown in food price rises has provided welcome respite for consumers

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

'It punishes people who already recycle' - Deposit return scheme met with anger

Deposit return scheme anger: 'It punishes people who already recycle'

'It punishes people who already recycle' - Deposit return scheme met with anger

The plastic deposit return scheme, which is supposed to help people recycle, seems to have angered those who already do...

Friday, February 16, 2018

Friday, February 16, 2018

Primark accused of sexism over 'girls' changing room sign

Primark accused of sexism over 'girls' changing room sign

Primark accused of sexism over 'girls' changing room sign

The shop in Bolton was using a sign that said 'girls' instead of 'women,' even though the sign for males said 'men'

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Heathrow apologises after 'white-skinned pigs' discriminate against Chinese duty-free shoppers

Heathrow apologises to Chinese students after being labelled 'white-skinned pigs'

Heathrow apologises to Chinese students after being labelled 'white pigs'

Chinese shoppers were asked to pay more than other shoppers in order to gain a voucher

Monday, February 12, 2018

Monday, February 12, 2018

'Gender apartheid' - Tesco accused of sexist shopping trolleys

'Gender apartheid' - Tesco accused of sexist shopping trolleys

'Gender apartheid' - Tesco accused of sexist shopping trolleys

The shopping trolleys feature images of women and children on safety instructions but not men

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Brawl breaks out in Asda over reduced item section (Twitter/GMP)

Brawl breaks out in Asda over reduced item section

Brawl breaks out in Asda over reduced item section

The police have criticised those involved for wasting police time

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Needles discovered in food being sold at German supermarket

Needles discovered in food being sold at German supermarket

Needles discovered in food being sold at German supermarket

Five cases of needles being put inside food have been discovered so far

Interrogation chairs put up for sale online in China

Interrogation chairs put up for sale online in China

Interrogation chairs put up for sale online in China

The chairs cost between £55 and £340

Friday, November 24, 2017

Friday, November 24, 2017

'This is disappointing' - Shoppers complain of seeing no Black Friday brawls

'This is disappointing' - Shoppers complain of seeing no Black Friday brawls

'This is disappointing' - Shoppers complain of seeing no Black Friday brawls

It seems many are disappointed with the sales for an unusual reason

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Lonely elderly man receives hundreds of Christmas Day invites after leaving note in shop

Lonely elderly man receives hundreds of Christmas Day invites after leaving note in shop

Lonely elderly man receives hundreds of Christmas Day invites after leaving note

The man's note asked 'where can a lonely pensioner and widower find a place in a small group for Christmas?'

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Gender-neutral changing rooms: 'Paedophiles could access vulnerable young women', warns Julia Hartley-Brewer

Gender-neutral changing rooms: 'Paedophiles could access vulnerable young women', warns Julia Hartley-Brewer

'Paedophiles could access young women in gender-neutral changing rooms'

Julia Hartley-Brewer spoke to transgender woman and boxing promoter Kellie Maloney about the matter

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Man on mobility scooter 'shouted racist abuse at Asian teenager and six-year-old girl'

Man on mobility scooter 'shouted racist abuse at Asian teenager and six-year-old girl'

Man on mobility scooter 'shouted racist abuse at teenager and six-year-old girl'

The alleged incident took place in a supermarket when the 18-year-old was trying to pay for her shopping

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Amazon reviews procedures as it may accidentally give bomb tips to extremists

Amazon reviews procedures as it may accidentally give bomb tips to extremists

Amazon reviews procedures as it may accidentally give bomb tips to extremists

The website shows users what other people have often bought together, including materials used in explosive devices

Monday, September 4, 2017

Monday, September 4, 2017

John Lewis: 'Some clothes shops treat boys and girls like they're different species', say Julia Hartley-Brewer

John Lewis: 'Some clothes shops treat boys and girls like they're different species', say Julia Hartley-Brewer

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'Girls and boy are treated as different species by shops'

Julia Hartley-Brewer has warned parents that they should never buy t-shirts saying princess on them for their daughters

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Egyptian woman assaulted 'by three men after refusing to give them free cigarettes'

Egyptian woman 'assaulted by three men after refusing to give them free cigarettes'

Egyptian woman 'assaulted by three men after refusing to give them cigarettes'

The three men allegedly used wooden sticks to beat the woman and also smashed up part of the shop they were in

Monday, May 8, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

Muslim woman racially abused by shopper she let go ahead of her in queue

WATCH Muslim woman racially abused by shopper she let go ahead of her in queue

Muslim woman racially abused by shopper she let go ahead of her in queue

A shopper told a Muslim woman that she wished she'd never been allowed into America

Monday, November 28, 2016

Monday, November 28, 2016

Donald Trump supporter has a huge rant in a shop, calling employees 'animals'

WATCH Donald Trump supporter call shop workers 'animals' in mall meltdown

WATCH Trump supporter call shop workers 'animals' in mall meltdown

A customer in Chicago went on a rant, announcing her support for Donald Trump and claiming she was being discriminated against

Friday, November 25, 2016

Friday, November 25, 2016

'Black Friday decimated my timeline' - Twitter reacts to the day of sales

'Black Friday decimated my timeline' - Twitter reacts to the sales meltdown

'Black Friday decimated my timeline' - Twitter reacts to the sales meltdown

Today is Black Friday, where many retailers put sales on to entice customers in

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Thursday, November 24, 2016

'Black Friday deals are only a bargain if you actually need or want it', warns consumer rights blogger

'Black Friday deals are only a bargain if you actually need or want it', warns consumer rights blogger

'Black Friday deals are only a bargain if you actually need or want it'

Tomorrow is Black Friday, where shops up and down the country will be putting on sales to entice customers to buy their goods