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ALL shops in England must charge 10p for plastic bags from 21 May

The fee retailers charge for single-use plastic carrier bags is to double from 5p to 10p in England from 21 May, while those making purchases in smaller shops will also now have to pay the charge.

18 May 2021

Morrisons scraps 'More' loyalty points in favour of personalised money-off discounts

Morrisons is to axe its 'Morrisons More' loyalty points scheme and replace it with new personalised money-off vouchers via its app

11 May 2021

Ikea launches 'buy back' scheme for old furniture - and you can get up to 50% of the item's original value

Ikea has today launched a new scheme allowing shoppers to trade in their old Ikea furniture in return for vouchers to be spent in store – here's how it works.

5 May 2021

Sainsbury's stops weekly Nectar bonus points offers for some shoppers in mystery loyalty scheme shake-up

Sainsbury's has confirmed a shake-up to the Nectar loyalty scheme, which could see weekly bonus-point offers phased out for some

21 April 2021

Burton and Dorothy Perkins shoppers struggle to return online purchases after Boohoo takeover

Burton and Dorothy Perkins shoppers have been left struggling to return clothes because they are unable to generate return labels online and the retailers no longer provide paper versions.

20 April 2021

Ikea extends £20 gift vouchers given out in annual Christmas tree promotion for a second time until August

Ikea shoppers now have longer to make use of £20 gift vouchers that were given out as part of its annual Christmas tree promotion, as the retailer has extended their validity until 1 August.

14 April 2021

Argos to dish out £5 gift cards to 114,000 customers with extended warranties after failing to make them aware of cheaper alternatives

More than 100,000 Argos customers who bought an extended warranty from the retailer between July 2019 and October 2020 will soon get a £5 e-gift card.

26 March 2021

Asda scraps free plastic bags for fruit and veg - you'll now need to pay 30p or bring your own

Supermarket giant Asda has ditched free plastic bags for fruit and vegetables and shoppers now need to bring their own or pay 30p for a reusable one in-store

22 March 2021

Asda introduces 50p fee for click and collect - here's how it compares to other supermarkets

Asda has introduced a 50p charge for 'Click & Collect' delivery slots but the move has frustrated some shoppers using the service during the pandemic. It joins other major supermarkets that already charge for this service. Here's what's happening and how Asda's new fee compares

12 March 2021