Tuesday Issues. 29/05/2012. According to Yahoo News.
Shoppers are being duped into thinking they are getting great offers from the major supermarkets when in fact many of the deals fail to deliver.
The discovery has been made by the consumer watchdog Which?after trawling through 700,000 store prices.
They found countless offers using “dodgy pricing tactics” which ended up more expensive than the original cost.
“We were surprised with how wide-spread this problem was… every supermarket, across a huge range of products,” said executive director Richard Lloyd.
“These practises are completely unfair. People with busy lives haven’t got time to work out with a calculator whether a special offer genuinely is special.” Read more Courtesy of Yahoo news.
Ffeirio Says! Why is it that big business that makes millions in profits each year in order to pay handsome dividends to it`s shareholders. Seem to determine that it is alright and proper for them to treat their customers with utter contempt. Customers should be respected not scammed. maybe we should refuse to use Supermarkets with a history of scamming Read more about the 7 biggest supermarket scams.
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- ‘Supermarkets Using Dodgy Pricing Tactics’ (news.sky.com)