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Barclays research says more Brits buy locally made products amid Brexit and pandemic

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The FINANCIAL — Research released today by Barclays has uncovered the impact of the pandemic on consumer grocery shopping habits, as one quarter of Brits now suggest they buy produce in local shops and farm stores, instead of supermarket-only purchasing pre-Covid. Over 7 million Brits had never visited a farm shop prior to the pandemic, but now visit regularly. Further to this, 63 per cent of Brits suggest they will be buying more home-grown produce as a result of the pandemic and Brexit. These trends are encouraging as the bank launches its Sustainability Through Agri-Tech campaign in partnership with Nigel…

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Barclays research says more Brits buy locally made products amid Brexit and pandemic

2 mins read

The FINANCIAL — Research released today by Barclays has uncovered the impact of the pandemic on consumer grocery shopping habits, as one quarter of Brits now suggest they buy produce in local shops and farm stores, instead of supermarket-only purchasing pre-Covid. Over 7 million Brits had never visited a farm shop prior to the pandemic,…