Tesco boss says food prices may rise and shelves be empty after Brexit

Tesco boss says food prices may rise and shelves be empty after Brexit

Shoppers could face temporary shortages of fresh food and price hikes if the UK fails to negotiate a trade deal with the European Union, the Tesco chairman has warned. John Allan also said that shoppers can buy items made in the UK when imported goods increase in price due to…

'Large gaps' remain in Brexit negotiations as PM jets in for crunch talks

'Large gaps' remain in Brexit negotiations as PM jets in for crunch talks

There are ‘big gaps’ between the UK and the European Union as they work towards reaching a Brexit deal, Downing Street said. It comes after Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen met for a dinner in Brussels tonight (Dec. 9) in an attempt to…

Supermarkets are stockpiling food due to threat of shortages in no-deal Brexit

Supermarkets are stockpiling food due to threat of shortages in no-deal Brexit

UK supermarkets are stockpiling food due to the threat of food shortages that many believe could come with a no-deal Brexit. Tesco chief John Allan warned Wednesday (Dec. 9) that it was hoarding non-fresh food as it prepared for “the worst scenario.” He made his comments ahead of the make-or-break…

Brexit talks remain ongoing with 'significant differences'

Brexit talks remain ongoing with 'significant differences'

There will be more Brexit meetings tomorrow, as there are still ‘significant differences’ between countries. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Boris Johnson have said they have agreed on a further attempt to reach a Brexit deal. They agreed that their negotiating teams should do new business to…