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#Supermarket Sweep

# supermarket-sweep - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

Chocolate and alcohol sales spike amid spring festivities
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# Supermarket Sweep

Chocolate and alcohol sales spike amid spring festivities

Apr 7th 2021, 1:56 PM 12,686 Views 19 Comments

Overall grocery spending has dipped compared to a boom this time last year.

# supermarket-sweep - Monday 8 March, 2021

Household grocery bills increase by €1,000 as Irish shoppers spend €2 billion extra amid pandemic
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# Supermarket Sweep

Household grocery bills increase by €1,000 as Irish shoppers spend €2 billion extra amid pandemic

Mar 8th 2021, 1:40 PM 15,779 Views 32 Comments

Online grocery sales had another record breaking month in February.

# supermarket-sweep - Monday 14 December, 2020

Boost for supermarkets as sales of mince pies, Christmas biscuits and alcohol soar ahead of festive season
# Kantar
# Kantar

Boost for supermarkets as sales of mince pies, Christmas biscuits and alcohol soar ahead of festive season

Dec 14th 2020, 1:09 PM 11,464 Views 15 Comments

Dunnes Stores leads the way in terms of market share, just ahead of Supervalu, according to the latest Kantar figures.

# supermarket-sweep - Monday 16 November, 2020

Grocery sales boomed in October ahead of Level 5 restrictions
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# Supermarket Sweep

Grocery sales boomed in October ahead of Level 5 restrictions

Nov 16th 2020, 12:22 PM 11,373 Views 2 Comments

Compared to last year, 50% more Irish shoppers have bought their Christmas turkey already.

# supermarket-sweep - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Major spike in grocery sales since restrictions began
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# Supermarket Sweep

Major spike in grocery sales since restrictions began

Jun 2nd 2020, 4:06 PM 22,287 Views 25 Comments

Take-home grocery sales grew by 25% over the last 12 weeks – the fastest rate of growth in 15 years.

# supermarket-sweep - Thursday 12 March, 2020

'No need for panic buying': Supermarkets warn consumers following 'high demand' over coronavirus
# Supermarket Sweep
# Supermarket Sweep

'No need for panic buying': Supermarkets warn consumers following 'high demand' over coronavirus

Mar 12th 2020, 5:14 PM 61,864 Views 107 Comments

Images emerging on social media show lines of empty shelves and long queues in supermarkets.

# supermarket-sweep - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Tesco retains top spot in Ireland's supermarket wars yet again
# Supermarket Sweep
# Supermarket Sweep

Tesco retains top spot in Ireland's supermarket wars yet again

Aug 28th 2018, 3:28 PM 15,415 Views 27 Comments

Tesco accounted for 22.4% of the consumer spend over the course of the 12 weeks to 12 August.

# supermarket-sweep - Monday 30 July, 2018

Additional 7 million pints of beer sold this summer compared to last
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# Supermarket Sweep

Additional 7 million pints of beer sold this summer compared to last

Jul 30th 2018, 8:09 PM 15,824 Views 24 Comments

The sale of lager was up 11.6% compared to the same 12 week period last year.

# supermarket-sweep - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

Tesco retakes top spot in Ireland's supermarket wars
# Supermarket Sweep
# Supermarket Sweep

Tesco retakes top spot in Ireland's supermarket wars

Jun 5th 2018, 12:42 PM 12,351 Views 50 Comments

Tesco is just 0.3% ahead of SuperValu, according to the latest Kantar Worldpanel figures.

# supermarket-sweep - Thursday 19 April, 2018

'Kind, sweet, truthful man': Tributes paid to TV presenter Dale Winton who has died aged 62
# RIP
# RIP

'Kind, sweet, truthful man': Tributes paid to TV presenter Dale Winton who has died aged 62

Apr 19th 2018, 7:41 AM 44,390 Views 5 Comments

The Supermarket Sweep presenter has been praised as a “immensely well-loved individual”.

# supermarket-sweep - Thursday 1 March, 2018

These are the top-selling goods we've stocked up on for Storm Emma
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# Supermarket Sweep

These are the top-selling goods we've stocked up on for Storm Emma

Mar 1st 2018, 7:36 PM 53,041 Views 45 Comments

Confirmed: Ireland has gone bread mad (but we also like a sneaky bottle of wine in a snowstorm).

# supermarket-sweep - Monday 15 January, 2018

Irish people spent a record amount of money on their Christmas grocery shop last year
# Dunne Well
# Dunne Well

Irish people spent a record amount of money on their Christmas grocery shop last year

Jan 15th 2018, 1:19 PM 11,572 Views 18 Comments

We spent €13 million more on alcohol compared to last year.

# supermarket-sweep - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Heidi Klum just launched her new Lidl fashion line on a fake supermarket floor in New York
# Supermarket Sweep
From The Daily Edge
# Supermarket Sweep

Heidi Klum just launched her new Lidl fashion line on a fake supermarket floor in New York

Sep 7th 2017, 7:56 PM 8,821 Views 1 Comment

Dale Winton would be proud.

# supermarket-sweep - Monday 3 July, 2017

Despite a Tesco surge, Supervalu is still Ireland's most popular supermarket... just
# Supermarket Sweep
# Supermarket Sweep

Despite a Tesco surge, Supervalu is still Ireland's most popular supermarket... just

Jul 3rd 2017, 12:54 PM 17,303 Views 58 Comments

Supervalu is 0.2% ahead of Tesco, according to the latest Kantar Worldpanel figures.

# supermarket-sweep - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Hull have ramped up their recruitment just over 24 hours from the transfer deadline
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From The42
# Supermarket Sweep

Hull have ramped up their recruitment just over 24 hours from the transfer deadline

Aug 30th 2016, 6:29 PM 9,288 Views 2 Comments

The club are racking up the signings with more still to come but Jeff Hendrick may end up elsewhere now.

# supermarket-sweep - Monday 4 July, 2016

SuperValu is still Ireland's most popular supermarket
# Supermarket Sweep
# Supermarket Sweep

SuperValu is still Ireland's most popular supermarket

Jul 4th 2016, 4:00 PM 18,816 Views 64 Comments

Tesco remains in second place.

# supermarket-sweep - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Tesco Ireland has 'no plans' to get rid of 'unexpected item in bagging area'
# Supermarket Sweep
From The Daily Edge
# Supermarket Sweep

Tesco Ireland has 'no plans' to get rid of 'unexpected item in bagging area'

Jul 30th 2015, 4:19 PM 6,803 Views 6 Comments

Shove your unexpected item up your bagging area.

# supermarket-sweep - Monday 18 May, 2015

This Irish lad is going viral for wrecking his girlfriend's head with puns in Tesco
# Very Punny
From The Daily Edge
# Very Punny

This Irish lad is going viral for wrecking his girlfriend's head with puns in Tesco

May 18th 2015, 6:45 PM 12,631 Views 5 Comments

Emily. Emily. Emily.

# supermarket-sweep - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Van Gaal: More signings on the way but Manchester United squad may not like it
# Supermarket Sweep
From The42
# Supermarket Sweep

Van Gaal: More signings on the way but Manchester United squad may not like it

May 9th 2015, 9:27 AM 10,176 Views 10 Comments

The Dutchman expects to acquire further reinforcements in the summer transfer window.

# supermarket-sweep - Friday 10 April, 2015

Ronda Rousey goes off on Walmart for not selling her book in stores
# Off Your Trolley
From The42
# Off Your Trolley

Ronda Rousey goes off on Walmart for not selling her book in stores

Apr 10th 2015, 2:49 PM 7,018 Views 6 Comments

Reports suggest the supermarket chain think the content ‘too violent’.

# supermarket-sweep - Monday 16 March, 2015

Tesco is still Ireland's supermarket top dog, but Supervalu is hot on its heels
# Supermarket Wars
# Supermarket Wars

Tesco is still Ireland's supermarket top dog, but Supervalu is hot on its heels

Mar 16th 2015, 4:26 PM 13,224 Views 38 Comments

Tesco was the only chain to see sales drop.

# supermarket-sweep - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Which Irish Supermarket Are You?
# The Big Shop
From The Daily Edge
# The Big Shop

Which Irish Supermarket Are You?

Feb 7th 2015, 6:00 PM 13,297 Views 14 Comments

It’s important that you find out.

# supermarket-sweep - Thursday 16 October, 2014

12 deeply unfortunate supermarket fails
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From The Daily Edge
# Supermarket Sweep

12 deeply unfortunate supermarket fails

Oct 16th 2014, 9:31 PM 54,518 Views 21 Comments

It’s not just you, SuperValu.

# supermarket-sweep - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Opinion: Champions League qualification MUST prompt Arsenal spending spree
# Supermarket Sweep
From The42
# Supermarket Sweep

Opinion: Champions League qualification MUST prompt Arsenal spending spree

Aug 28th 2014, 12:53 PM 2,885 Views 5 Comments

signings are still required after last night’s Besiktas result.

# supermarket-sweep - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Protesters hold Israel boycott 'die-ins' at several Dublin stores
# Supermarket Sweep
# Supermarket Sweep

Protesters hold Israel boycott 'die-ins' at several Dublin stores

Aug 5th 2014, 7:23 PM 30,446 Views 352 Comments

The group hit Tesco, M & S, and Smyths.

# supermarket-sweep - Monday 7 July, 2014

We're buying more groceries, but which supermarkets are winning?
# Trolley Wars
# Trolley Wars

We're buying more groceries, but which supermarkets are winning?

Jul 7th 2014, 12:50 PM 22,645 Views 45 Comments

One retailer gained 87,000 new shoppers in the last quarter.

# supermarket-sweep - Saturday 31 May, 2014

11 of the toughest decisions ever made while grocery shopping
# No Regrets
From The Daily Edge
# No Regrets

11 of the toughest decisions ever made while grocery shopping

May 31st 2014, 9:30 AM 34,860 Views 6 Comments

Here are drastic scenes of the aftermath.

# supermarket-sweep - Thursday 22 May, 2014

12 of the worst things we all do in the supermarket
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From The Daily Edge
# Supermarket Sweep

12 of the worst things we all do in the supermarket

May 22nd 2014, 1:16 PM 56,703 Views 97 Comments

The big shop is a sea of guilt.

# supermarket-sweep - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Here's how to eat for free at the supermarket
# Dining Out
From The Daily Edge
# Dining Out

Here's how to eat for free at the supermarket

Oct 3rd 2013, 1:16 PM 2,896 Views 3 Comments

Think of it as a buffet of sorts.

# supermarket-sweep - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Tesco remains the market leader in the Irish grocery market
# Supermarket Sweep
# Supermarket Sweep

Tesco remains the market leader in the Irish grocery market

Oct 1st 2013, 10:10 AM 11,157 Views 65 Comments

Dunnes and SuperValu have seen a boost in their share in comparison to last year.

# supermarket-sweep - Saturday 10 August, 2013

20 things you'll find in an Irish shopping centre
# Supermarket Sweep
From The Daily Edge
# Supermarket Sweep

20 things you'll find in an Irish shopping centre

Aug 10th 2013, 9:30 AM 46,577 Views 90 Comments

“Pleeeeeeeeease can I have 20p for the machine?”

# supermarket-sweep - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

VIDEO: Driving a car around the supermarket
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From The Daily Edge
# Supermarket Sweep

VIDEO: Driving a car around the supermarket

Oct 23rd 2012, 7:45 PM 9,946 Views 12 Comments

Don’t pretend you haven’t dreamt of doing the same thing.

# supermarket-sweep - Monday 26 September, 2011

US supermarkets move to scrap self-service checkouts
# Beep Beep
# Beep Beep

US supermarkets move to scrap self-service checkouts

Sep 26th 2011, 10:12 AM 1,242 Views 7 Comments

The self-service options are become more time consuming than regular tills, so supermarkets are slowly phasing them out again.