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#Supermarket Sweep

# supermarket-sweep - This year 2022

Irish grocery prices have increased at their fastest pace this year in nearly a decade
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Irish grocery prices have increased at their fastest pace this year in nearly a decade

Apr 4th 2022, 1:31 PM 16,340 Views 35 Comments

To “mitigate supply chain pressure”, supermarkets are running fewer promotions, Kantar said.

# supermarket-sweep - Last year 2021

Heatwave and staycations bring €7.7 million increase in sales of fizzy drinks
# Supermarket Sweep
# Supermarket Sweep

Heatwave and staycations bring €7.7 million increase in sales of fizzy drinks

Aug 23rd 2021, 4:58 PM 17,949 Views 23 Comments

Overall grocery spending dropped by 3.9% in the last 12 weeks.

Chocolate and alcohol sales spike amid spring festivities
# Supermarket Sweep
# Supermarket Sweep

Chocolate and alcohol sales spike amid spring festivities

Apr 7th 2021, 1:56 PM 12,797 Views 19 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 8th 2021, 1:40 PM 16,300 Views 32 Comments

Online grocery sales had another record breaking month in February.

# supermarket-sweep - All time

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 11,521 Views 15 Comments

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

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

Grocery sales boomed in October ahead of Level 5 restrictions

Nov 16th 2020, 12:22 PM 11,407 Views 2 Comments

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

Major spike in grocery sales since restrictions began
# Supermarket Sweep
# Supermarket Sweep

Major spike in grocery sales since restrictions began

Jun 2nd 2020, 4:06 PM 22,342 Views 25 Comments

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

'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 61,947 Views 107 Comments

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

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 15,434 Views 27 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 30th 2018, 8:09 PM 15,841 Views 24 Comments

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

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 12,367 Views 50 Comments

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

'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 44,412 Views 5 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 1st 2018, 7:36 PM 53,087 Views 45 Comments

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

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 11,593 Views 18 Comments

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

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 8,848 Views 1 Comment

Dale Winton would be proud.

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 17,326 Views 58 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 30th 2016, 6:29 PM 9,318 Views 2 Comments

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

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 18,881 Views 64 Comments

Tesco remains in second place.

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 6,847 Views 6 Comments

Shove your unexpected item up your bagging area.

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 12,756 Views 5 Comments

Emily. Emily. Emily.

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 10,207 Views 10 Comments

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

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 7,055 Views 6 Comments

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

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 13,279 Views 38 Comments

Tesco was the only chain to see sales drop.

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 13,356 Views 14 Comments

It’s important that you find out.

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

12 deeply unfortunate supermarket fails

Oct 16th 2014, 9:31 PM 54,568 Views 21 Comments

It’s not just you, SuperValu.

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 2,909 Views 5 Comments

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

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 30,509 Views 352 Comments

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

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 22,675 Views 45 Comments

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

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 35,062 Views 6 Comments

Here are drastic scenes of the aftermath.

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

12 of the worst things we all do in the supermarket

May 22nd 2014, 1:16 PM 57,071 Views 96 Comments

The big shop is a sea of guilt.

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 2,924 Views 3 Comments

Think of it as a buffet of sorts.

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 11,177 Views 65 Comments

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

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 46,915 Views 90 Comments

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

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

VIDEO: Driving a car around the supermarket

Oct 23rd 2012, 7:45 PM 9,973 Views 12 Comments

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

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 1,290 Views 7 Comments

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