When approached by ninemsn.com.au about the mistake, Woolworths buying director Steve Donohue said “It’s a computer glitch.”
He says the supermarket does not “intentionally put 1c savings out there”, but appreciated customers bringing the error to the store’s attention.
Recently Woolworths and its competitor Coles revealed how they would be slashing prices to help you stick to your budget for the Christmas feast. Interestingly, plum pudding was one of the 20-plus items you would get a saving on, though you’re probably hoping for more than the 1c.
How closely do you search for the best deals when you go grocery shopping? Do you think supermarkets mislead consumers with their discounting?
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