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Morrisons starts charging for air at petrol stations

Morrisons has scrapped a scheme which offered customers free air for their tyres when they spent £15 or more on fuel

10 July 2019

Whirlpool reveals number of faulty dryers could be as high as 800,000

Whirlpool has admitted the number of faulty tumble dryers in homes across the country could be far higher than first thought, with company execs telling the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee that the true number could be 800,000

3 July 2019

Bathstore goes into administration – your rights

Bathroom retailer Bathstore has gone into administration, although it will continue to trade whilst a buyer is sought

26 June 2019

Boots to ditch plastic bags in all stores

Plastic bags will be ditched in some stores from Monday

24 June 2019

Facebook and eBay urged to act to stop fake reviews

The competitions watchdog has called on online giants Facebook and eBay to act urgently to stop fake and misleading reviews appearing on their sites, after finding evidence of a "thriving marketplace" for false online reviews

21 June 2019

Tesco Clubcard customers can now use points to buy a phone

Tesco Clubcard customers can now use vouchers to buy or reduce the cost of new pay-monthly phones with Tesco Mobile

19 June 2019

Topshop, Miss Selfridge, Dorothy Perkins, Burton shopper or gift card holder? Here's what you need to know

The parent company of Topshop, Miss Selfridge, Dorothy Perkins and Burton is reported to be struggling, if you shop with it here's how to play it safe with gift cards and online orders

11 June 2019

Aldi to run paper and compostable bag trial across all stores

Aldi will be launching a trial of paper and compostable carrier bags across its stores, after it stopped selling 5p plastic bags earlier this year

10 June 2019

Sainsbury's trials reverse vending machines which pay 5p per plastic bottle or can

Sainsbury’s has launched a reverse vending recycling trial which allows customers to return plastic bottles and drinks cans bought from Sainsbury’s in exchange for 5p coupons towards their shop

7 June 2019

Pizza Hut loyalty scheme hacker steals customers' free pizza

A pizza-loving hacker has logged into some Pizza Hut customers 'Hut Rewards' accounts and stolen their reward points, MoneySavingExpert.com can reveal - with one MoneySaver finding his points were used to order a medium BBQ meat feast pizza

5 June 2019

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