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Nervous Supermarkets Left With Miles Of Aisles They Don't Want

Posted at 6:25AM Monday 28 Jul 2014

It has never been so easy to avoid setting foot in a supermarket, either by shopping online or making more frequent trips to local convenience stores. This is causing a major headache for grocery giants, who have spent the last 20 years engaged in a "space race" to open the most supermarkets.

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