Sign up to FREE email alerts from our Money Saving Club Newsletter Supermarket shoppers have been warned they could see themselves paying £160 each year.
The extra cost comes because of government eco and anti obesity schemes. This comes after the British Retail Consortium, which represents supermarkets such as Aldi, Lidl, Morrisons, Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury's, warned of rises in autumn due to pressure from high food, shipping, and commodity costs.
The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) told The Sun: “The Government needs to understand the costs of the changes it is demanding and the impact it would have on the cost of household food and drink shopping. “The suggestion that we should introduce further food taxes at this time is madness.” READRead more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk