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Why do we pay more to shop at local stores?

I HAVE just returned from a visit to England and was astonished to see the mark-up that our local Waitrose makes.Some individual items were as much as £1 cheaper in the UK. Multiply that by the thousands of items that are sold each week and it will perhaps give you an idea of how much profits the local stores are making.

Wimping out over Waitrose

IN AN email this week, Commerce and Employment explained why it is not prepared to facilitate the opening of Waitrose on the two key Sundays around Christmas.

All change in Rohais as Waitrose prepares

ISLANDERS will view a completely different Rohais supermarket when Waitrose opens its first Guernsey store on Thursday, according to Nigel Keen, its director of property and development.