Tesco price war flops as shoppers pay more

Sarah Coles
Tesco shoppers
Tesco shoppers

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It was supposed to be the change that ended all the gimmicks. It was meant to be the real price war that lowered prices across Tesco stores and brought some much-needed relief for shoppers.

So it's a bit of a blow to discover that the cost of a basket of shopping has actually gone up.