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Asda offer more price-cuts!

Asda offer more price-cuts!

Asda have said that they're going to try and win consumers back over, by spending an extra £500m on cutting prices. Seeing as their sales have fallen by 5.5% in the final quarter of 2015, they need to do something to get people through their doors. Apart from a change in people's shopping habits - more…

Shock! Turns out some Starbucks drinks are sugary!

People all over the world, like to treat themselves with something sweet now and then. People will buy cupcakes and doughnuts for themselves, or decide  that they want to glurp down a whole bottle of Lilt in one go. Are they good for you? That's not the point of a treat. And so, to Starbucks,…

80 more Aldi stores on the way

Aldi are still having a lovely time, and are planning on creating 5,000 new jobs and open 80 new stores, as they continued to impress in the UK. They've already got over 600 shops in Britain, and employ around 28,000 workers. Aldi regional managing director Ruth Doyle said: "To support our continued expansion and the…

Which is the best supermarket?

We all have our preferred supermarket, but when we all get together and our results are polled together, it turns out we like Iceland best. Yes. This surprised everyone it seems. Anyway, Which!!! asked a bunch of people about the supermarkets of the UK, and the frozen food vendor came out on top - Peter…

Asda scrapping multi-buy offers

After Sainsbury's decided to beat the regulators to the punch, and stop doing confusing, and potentially misleading multi-buy deals, Asda have got on board with the idea too, saying that they've removed 133 multi-buy products from their supermarkets. Now, we are just waiting for the other supermarkets to stop their BOGOF deals as well. An Asda spokesperson…

Sainsbury's first to axe multi-buy deals

Earlier, we told you about the death of BOGOF deals - well, Sainsbury's have wasted no time in announcing that they're going to be axing multi-buy deals. They have said that they are getting rid of buy-one-get-one-free deals, and the like, within weeks. "Careful management of household budgets, a growing awareness of the cost of food…

BOGOF deals to be a thing of the past?

Buy-one-get-one-free deals could soon be a thing of the past, after research showed that customers where being 'seduced' into spending an extra grand every year for no good reason. A lot of the time, these deals result in needless waste too, but should they be stopped? Well, the Money Advice Service (MAS) found that 76% of…

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Product Recall: Cheese!

Product Recall: Cheese!

Some supermarkets have issued a product recall on cheese, which is a very serious business. Don't be messing around with people's cheese. This involves some Camembert, which might have the presence of Listeria monocytogenes. Listeria monocytogenes can cause you to be sick, and is especially horrible if you're pregnant, young children,, people over 60 years old,…

Where can I buy Asda's wonky veg box from?

We've had a few people asking us where you can get Asda's wonky veg boxes from, because it looks like they're not selling them at all their stores. If you know all about them already, head straight to the bottom of this article and make your way through the list, or hit 'control & F'…

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25p for oysters at Morrisons

25p for oysters at Morrisons

Do you like eating seafood? Are you fond of swallowing what feels like a powerfully thick greenie from what is basically a stone? Well, you might be into oysters and, Morrisons have them on sale for a paltry 25p, each! They're flogging these British Pacific Oysters in the build-up to Valentine's Day, because they're an…

Asda start to sell 'wonky veg' boxes

A lot of fruit and veg is thrown out by supermarkets, because they're not aesthetically pleasing enough, which of course, is a complete nonsense of a situation. Perfectly good food, being thrown out because it isn't pretty enough. Well, Asda are trying to do something about it, and have started selling their 'wonky veg' boxes,…

Morrisons to cut prices with 'Price Crunch'

Morrisons have suffered from confusing price offers in recent months, which they ended up dropping. The supermarket has had a think, and decided on a new tactic, and is rolling out a new campaign called 'Price Crunch', where they vow to cut the price of 1,072 items. They're going to focus on fresh food, and…

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Big pay cuts at Tesco

Big pay cuts at Tesco

Bad news at Tesco - they're cutting the wages for thousands of their staff, after making changes to rates for weekend and night shift staff, as well as changing the amount they get for overtime. Store managers have been told of the changes, with an official announcement set to be published tomorrow, February 2nd. This news…

Send someone a 'mystery potato'

Ever wished that someone would declare their love to you with words written on a potato? Well, they might if they hear about this baffling service where you can order a spud with a message written on by hand, by someone who has a felt-tip. The site, Mystery Potato, allows you to order a personalise potato,…

Dodge the 5p plastic bag charge by cutting off the handles

Unbelievably, there's some people who are still going on about the plastic bag charge. Seriously. Just buy a rucksack and take it down the shops with you, or whatever. Anyway, seems there's a way around this charge. The Card Factory has been dodging the 5p charge by getting rid of the handles on their carrier bags.…