Petrol costs to cause a surge in online shopping

An article in the Financial Times today discusses the rising cost of petrol that is causing consumers to re-think their supermarket shopping habits. A survey revealed that the rocketing prices mean that people are planning to cut down on their shopping, make more use of local shops and are considering going online.

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