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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

High streets stores criticised over 'behaviour analysis' filming

High streets stores criticised over 'behaviour analysis' filming

High streets stores criticised over 'behaviour analysis' filming

Shoppers are outraged after being filmed by researchers to examine their buying behaviour at some of Britain's biggest high street stores.

Friday, February 1, 2019

Friday, February 1, 2019

Self-service checkouts are ‘an opportunity to be dishonest’, says retail expert

Self-service checkouts are ‘an opportunity to be dishonest’, says retail expert

Self-service checkouts are ‘an opportunity to be dishonest’, says retail expert

Claire Bailey, an independent retail expert has said that self-service checkouts in supermarkets give some people “an opportunity to be dishonest”.

Friday, December 28, 2018

Friday, December 28, 2018

Easter eggs on display in supermarkets two days after Christmas

Easter eggs on display in supermarkets two days after Christmas

Easter eggs on display in supermarkets two days after Christmas

The UK's big-name stores appear to have already moved on from Christmas, with several putting Easter eggs on sale two days after Christmas.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Man ‘finds dead mouse’ inside Lidl packet of rice

Man ‘finds dead mouse’ inside Lidl packet of rice

Man ‘finds dead mouse’ inside Lidl packet of rice

A Lidl customer said his was reduced to “uncontrollable vomiting” after they claimed to find a dead mouse inside a packet of cooked rice.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Sainsbury’s and Asda tie-up raises concern for nearly 500 stores, says Watchdog

Sainsbury’s and Asda tie-up raises concern for nearly 500 stores, says Watchdog

Sainsbury’s and Asda tie-up raises concern for nearly 500 stores, says Watchdog

Sainsbury’s and Asda have been warned by the competition watchdog that nearly 500 of their supermarkets overlap following initial investigations into the £12 billion tie-up.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Tesco launches discount supermarket Jack's to compete with Lidl and Aldi

Tesco launches discount supermarket Jack's to compete with Lidl and Aldi

Up to 15 stores will open over the next year.

Friday, March 23, 2018

Friday, March 23, 2018

Gunman holding hostages at supermarket in France

Three dead after gunman holds hostages at supermarket in France

Three dead after gunman holds hostages at supermarket in France

The gunman has been shot dead by police

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Jihadist handed life prison sentence for knife rampage in German supermarket

Jihadist handed life prison sentence for 'Allahu Akhbar' knife rampage in German supermarket

Jihadist handed life prison sentence for knife rampage in German supermarket

The attack left one man dead and six others wounded

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Asda slammed for 'sexist' boys top featuring definition of 'boy'

Asda slammed for 'sexist' boys top: 'It could impact kids' mental health'

Asda slammed for 'sexist' boys top: 'It could impact kids' mental health'

Top suggests boys should dig up dirt and be loud

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Gender pay gap case against Tesco could cost supermarket £4 billion

Gender pay gap case against Tesco could cost supermarket £4 billion

Gender pay gap case against Tesco could cost supermarket £4 billion

Lawyers believe the case could eventually involve 200,000 women

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Thursday, January 4, 2018

LG Electronics to unveil robots to rival jobs at supermarkets, hotels and airports

LG Electronics unveil robots to work in supermarkets, hotels and airports

LG Electronics unveil robots to work in supermarkets, hotels and airports

The robots will be unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas

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

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

The incident took place on Christmas morning

89-year-old man robbed outside supermarket on Christmas Day

89-year-old man robbed outside supermarket on Christmas Day

Man was attacked after taking money out of cash machine

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

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Police officer who branded supermarkets as sexist sanctioned by Sussex police

Police officer who branded supermarkets sexist sanctioned by Sussex police

Police officer who branded supermarkets sexist sanctioned by Sussex police

The police officer said feminine care signs should be changed to descriptions such as 'personal care' or personal hygiene'

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

Friday, February 10, 2017

Friday, February 10, 2017

Man to sue supermarket after discovering cocaine hidden in Nesquik box

Man to sue supermarket after discovering cocaine hidden in Nesquik box

Man to sue supermarket after finding cocaine in Nesquik box

A customer who bought chocolate Nesquik and discovered cocaine amidst the powder is set to sue the supermarket who sold it to him

Friday, November 25, 2016

Friday, November 25, 2016

Frozenland, Greenland and Land of Ice - What could Iceland change its name to?

Frozenland, Greenland or Land of Ice - What could Iceland change its name to?

Frozenland, Greenland or Land of Ice - What could Iceland change its name to?

Iceland's government is taking legal action against the frozen food supermarket Iceland, over the use of its name, so we thought we'd help them out by coming up with some new ideas for names

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Amazon grocery shopping: 'Supermarkets should be quaking in their boots', says food expert

Amazon grocery shopping: 'Supermarkets should be quaking in their boots', says food expert Andrew Webb

Amazon grocery shopping: 'Supermarkets should be quaking in their boots'

Food Britannia author Andrew Webb says the online giant's entry into the market will prove a "game changer" for other stores