Tag : supermarkets

Success For Health Campaigners As Leading Retailers Cut Energy Drink Sales to Under Sixteens

8 months ago / 0 comments

Following calls from a number of health experts, dieticians and scientists to ban the sale of energy drinks to minors, it seems as if such requests are not going unheard. Many of Britain’s favourite retailers – namely Asda, Aldi and Waitrose, are now placing an age-restriction policy on the purchasing … Read More

Debate | Are supermarkets that super?

5 years ago / 0 comments

60 years ago local, independent food stores were at the heart of the high street and greengrocers were the cornerstone of our communities. Now, big brand supermarkets dominate the nation’s shopping habits. The ‘big four’: Asda, Sainsbury’s, Tesco and Morrisons are responsible for over 75 per cent of the UK … Read More

Comment | Supermarkets not a shambles

5 years ago / 0 comments

On being asked to make a direct choice between giving custom to local independent shops or large multinational companies, it seems the natural, moral choice to opt for the former. One can’t imagine the kind of insensitive corporate robot-person who would choose anything but. Pave paradise, put up a Tesco … Read More