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UK supermarket shoppers keep a close eye on Christmas as lockdowns return

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The FINANCIAL — The latest grocery market share figures from Kantar show take-home sales rose by 9.3% during the 12 weeks to 1 November 2020. Despite a variety of restrictions coming into force across the country, there was no significant spike in demand in the most recent four weeks, as sales increased by a similar 9.4%. Growth rates peaked in Wales, where restrictions were tightest, up by 15% in the month to 1 November. Welsh shoppers increased their spending by an average of £10 during the week when the ‘firebreak’ lockdown came into effect. The following week, online shopping in Wales…

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UK supermarket shoppers keep a close eye on Christmas as lockdowns return

3 mins read

The FINANCIAL — The latest grocery market share figures from Kantar show take-home sales rose by 9.3% during the 12 weeks to 1 November 2020. Despite a variety of restrictions coming into force across the country, there was no significant spike in demand in the most recent four weeks, as sales increased by a similar 9.4%.…