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by scottishtv
Fri 01 Jun, 2018 15.32
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1623
Views: 302306

Re: High Street chain collapse sweepstake

Pretty sure it was UK wide, there are other examples of reported sightings in the 1990s.
by scottishtv
Fri 01 Jun, 2018 12.58
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1623
Views: 302306

Re: High Street chain collapse sweepstake

What about this one? Lasted forever away up there.
by scottishtv
Thu 31 May, 2018 18.41
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1623
Views: 302306

Re: High Street chain collapse sweepstake

At least they've got rid of that awful hand-written POS everywhere.

I suspect the "Store Closing - Everything Must Go!" signs are on order for a few places too.
by scottishtv
Thu 17 May, 2018 18.07
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: The Unofficial Sainsbury's Thread
Replies: 618
Views: 122577

Re: The Unofficial Sainsbury's Thread

So, this happened at my local Local in the early hours of the morning. I doubt that in-store machine will be replaced.
by scottishtv
Fri 04 May, 2018 14.13
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: The Unofficial Sainsbury's Thread
Replies: 618
Views: 122577

Re: The Unofficial Sainsbury's Thread

That Street View rewind thing is quite useful sometimes:

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by scottishtv
Mon 30 Apr, 2018 18.22
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: The Unofficial Sainsbury's Thread
Replies: 618
Views: 122577

Re: The Unofficial Sainsbury's Thread

Not gonna lie - my first thought was “I hope they use the Sainsbury’s SELs in Asda”. Ha.. Mine was "That's mad - what happens here?" in this part of Edinburgh: https://up.metropol247.co.uk/scottishtv/sainsda_edinburgh.jpg Anyway, they've released this YouTube video so they must've been close to ann...
by scottishtv
Fri 27 Apr, 2018 21.57
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: The Tesco & other non-Morrisons supermarket thread
Replies: 1666
Views: 392022

Re: The Tesco & Other non-Morrisons Supermarket Thread

Got a survey about M&S Food and this was part of it:
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by scottishtv
Wed 18 Apr, 2018 17.54
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Intu takeover called off
Replies: 17
Views: 3904

Re: Intu takeover called off

*wishes this thread was named "Just not that intu you".* A bit more from The Times: The decision comes days after one of its largest shareholders, APG, a Dutch institution, said in a public letter that it would not back the deal because of concerns that it would dilute the quality of Hammerson’s por...
by scottishtv
Mon 26 Mar, 2018 14.25
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: The Very Official McDonalds (and other fast food outlets) Thread
Replies: 233
Views: 34559

Re: The Very Official McDonalds (and other fast food outlets) Thread

bilky asko wrote:
Mon 26 Mar, 2018 14.01
I believe those sweeteners - xylitol, mannitol, sorbitol, lactitol, maltitol, etc. - are not present in Ribena. They are generally present in mints and chewing gum.
Oh, I think Gregg Wallace should be sent back to the factory to find out.
by scottishtv
Mon 26 Mar, 2018 13.47
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: The Very Official McDonalds (and other fast food outlets) Thread
Replies: 233
Views: 34559

Re: The Very Official McDonalds (and other fast food outlets) Thread

Some sweeteners can have laxative effects. I know sugar-free Polos used to carry a warning on the back, telling people to avoid "excessive consumption". Straying further off-topic, the reduced-sugar Rowntrees Randoms and Fruit Pastilles in the shops now, contain a thing called Promitor soluble fibre...
by scottishtv
Wed 28 Feb, 2018 12.33
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: The Unofficial Sainsbury's Thread
Replies: 618
Views: 122577

Re: The Unofficial Sainsbury's Thread

Not a very good pic, sorry for the glare - but yes, similar to the Tesco one.

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