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Britain's biggest supermarkets block bulk-buying key products as new coronavirus restrictions spark fears of shortages

1 month ago   |   By RT

The UK's biggest supermarket chains Tesco, Aldi and Morrisons have set limits on bulk-buying of staples such as flour, pasta and toilet roll amid new government measures to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
Tesco said on Friday it has “plenty of stock to go round,” encouraging customers “to shop as normal.”
However, the supermarket chain has introduced “bulk-buy limits” on a “small number of products,” a spokeswoman said, “to ensure that everyone can keep buying what they need.”
The statement came a day after Tesco's major competitor, Morrisons, put a limit of three items per customer on...
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UK's Tesco blocks bulk-buying of key items after new COVID curbs

UK's Tesco blocks bulk-buying of key items after new COVID curbs

1 month ago   |   By National Post

LONDON - Britain's biggest supermarket Tesco introduced limits to prevent customers bulk-buying key products such as flour, pasta, toilet roll and anti-bacterial wipes after the government introduced new curbs to suppress COVID-19.
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