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On 30 Mar 2017 at 3:23pm Fairmeadow wrote:
"Waitrose Duchy Organic" said the prominent label on the pack of tomatoes.
Oh, good, I thought, hiding the extortionate price from the rest of my mind.
"Country of origin: Spain" only came to my attention after I had paid for them and carried them home.
At roughly twice the price of Thanet Earth tomatoes from Tesco (Origin: Kent, England, and picked when already red) I feel cheated, and shall not be buying tomatoes in Waitrose again.
Caveat emptor, even in Waitrose.
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On 30 Mar 2017 at 5:17pm Douche organic wrote:
True, but the point of waitrose food is not the price nor the quality. It's the wonderful feeling one receives knowing you're in a shop without all the riff-raff who have to shop at those ghastly supermarkets from across the river.
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On 30 Mar 2017 at 5:30pm @douche organic wrote:
Have you actually been in Waitrose???
It's full of retarded people paying more for less, also the place is a state covered in half empty boxes and cages of stock waiting to be stacked on the shelves. Plus a gaggle of old fogies all getting their free coffee (and treating the end of the checkouts as some sort of makeshift café).
Don't even get me started on the poor parking situation or the number of mobility vehicles in the store.
If that's your idea of "no riff raff" I'll have to question whether you know what riff raff even means (it doesn't mean poor people).
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On 30 Mar 2017 at 5:40pm Hannibal wrote:
Don't you have to have a B.A. in Art History to work on the checkouts?
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On 30 Mar 2017 at 10:15pm Costa Nerobuck wrote:
Yes, those free coffee people are a bunch of losers. It's like a soup kitchen for middle class people.
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On 30 Mar 2017 at 10:57pm Junk wrote:
Waitrose is rubbish. I bought some Kellogg's Rice Crispies in there the other day and the snap crackle and pop that came from them was inaudible.
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On 30 Mar 2017 at 11:10pm Unhappy Shopper wrote:
I must say I was quite surprised to find out that they'd run out of Unicorn milk on Wednesday too.
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On 31 Mar 2017 at 9:16am Pedro wrote:
muahahahaha @ Costa Nerobuck. That is devastating but quite accurate!
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On 31 Mar 2017 at 11:55am Rods Tiger wrote:
I have to admit that I just don't understand the coffee and shopping thing, when did it get to be trendy ? Everyone used to shop quite happily without a coffee, in fact it's easier !
I drink coffee when I sit down and relax, not when I'm shopping.
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On 31 Mar 2017 at 12:57pm Pedro wrote:
I believe the freebie coffee tends to come after the shopping.

Waitrose are promoting a nasty, addictive, drug habit. We should be outraged!! OUTRAGED!
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On 31 Mar 2017 at 10:08pm Jude wrote:
I know one thing @Hannibal the staff are treated like sh!T by the customer. They are trying to ern a crust like everybody else


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