Supervalu is breathing down Tesco’s neck in the race to be the Republic’s largest retailer and despite recording a fall in sales over the last quarter there is now less than one per cent separating the two supermarket chains, according to the latest figures from retail analysts Kantar World Panel.

Supervalu is breathing down Tesco’s neck in the race to be the Republic’s largest retailer and despite recording a fall in sales over the last quarter(...)

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Nine out of 10 shoppers say they believe they are shopping more wisely than 18 months ago. Photograph: Eric Luke

Research from the National Consumer Agency has found that 72 per cent of women take responsibility for food shopping and another 13 per cent say they (...)