The July heatwave has boosted supermarket sales!

As shared by an article in Grocery Gazette, new figures from Barclaycard reveal supermarket spending grew 7.7% in July compared to the same period in 2021.

The average value of a supermarket transaction has dropped from £23.67 in January 2021 to £19.33 in July 2022 – indicating a trend towards more frequent grocery trips with less spend per visit.

Read the full article here.

As the UK’s largest supplier of gift, loyalty and membership cards with many partners in retail, it’s reassuring to see that people are finding ways to budget amid ongoing inflationary pressures.

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