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    • redfox
    • By redfox 6th Nov 17, 3:30 PM
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    Elite 11+ shopping and chat thread part 2
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    • 6th Nov 17, 3:30 PM
    Elite 11+ shopping and chat thread part 2 6th Nov 17 at 3:30 PM
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    • sarahskint
    • By sarahskint 4th Dec 17, 12:13 PM
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    I've read back and see that its normal and diet working - hopefully have some in my little a's later when I pop in........... thanks spud x
    • marmitelovemehateme
    • By marmitelovemehateme 4th Dec 17, 12:15 PM
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    I must have missed the pepsi being mentioned !! is it just the normal one glitching?
    Originally posted by sarahskint
    It is these Pepsi cans against Morries....No trigger just a pricing error by Ms

    Pepsi Diet Cans8x330
    Product Code: 3111506

    Price 2.50(9.5p per 100ml)
    Last edited by marmitelovemehateme; 04-12-2017 at 12:19 PM.
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    • curl girl
    • By curl girl 4th Dec 17, 12:20 PM
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    It is these Pesps cans against Morries....No trigger just a pricing error by Ms

    Pepsi Diet Cans8x330
    Product Code: 3111506

    Price 2.50(9.5p per 100ml)
    Originally posted by marmitelovemehateme
    Thanks marmie, only 2 on shelf in big A this morning.

    Sarah my 2 little stores don't stock it as tried on Saturday.
    curl girl with a space - even though there is no space in my cupboard!!!
    • marmitelovemehateme
    • By marmitelovemehateme 4th Dec 17, 12:20 PM
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    I've read back and see that its normal and diet working - hopefully have some in my little a's later when I pop in........... thanks spud x
    Originally posted by sarahskint

    sarahskint.....Not sure that it is the normal Pepsi working ....Only the diet.....Unless you have seen something I have missed
    Mouse Mouse Mouse Mouse Mouse Mouse Mouse Mouse Mouse
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    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 4th Dec 17, 12:23 PM
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    Anyone reported bayliss and hard8ng working please or anyone got one due?
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 350 for 2015, 2016 400 Actual345, 400 for 2017 Actual 500
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    • marmitelovemehateme
    • By marmitelovemehateme 4th Dec 17, 12:32 PM
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    Anyone reported bayliss and hard8ng working please or anyone got one due?
    Originally posted by bubbs
    Not seen anything today bubbles
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    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 4th Dec 17, 12:40 PM
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    Thanks typical any other day loads
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    • gocat
    • By gocat 4th Dec 17, 12:47 PM
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    Thanks typical any other day loads
    Originally posted by bubbs
    Wondering what you do with all these B&H's bubbs
    You seem to have loads
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 4th Dec 17, 12:49 PM
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    Wondering what you do with all these B&H's bubbs
    You seem to have loads
    Originally posted by gocat
    I'm not buying my sister is. Her 2nd glitchy shop i font want it to fail for her. I actually have 6 the others I got were for ilovetoshop
    Last edited by bubbs; 04-12-2017 at 2:46 PM.
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 350 for 2015, 2016 400 Actual345, 400 for 2017 Actual 500
    Stopped Smoking 22/01/15
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    • Dizzy Ditzy
    • By Dizzy Ditzy 4th Dec 17, 12:59 PM
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    Anyone reported bayliss and hard8ng working please or anyone got one due?
    Originally posted by bubbs
    My first one ever is due in about half an hour
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    • chandlerscroft
    • By chandlerscroft 4th Dec 17, 1:02 PM
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    Anyone reported bayliss and hard8ng working please or anyone got one due?
    Originally posted by bubbs
    I can confirm the B&H Mandarin Benefit sets worked at 730 this morning. HTH
    Last edited by chandlerscroft; 04-12-2017 at 1:26 PM.
    • Dizzy Ditzy
    • By Dizzy Ditzy 4th Dec 17, 1:07 PM
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    Well, this mornings asda trip was fun! I took my parents with me, diligently following the list that I'd given them which I'd taken from post 210.

    First problem is that we couldn't find the gift sets we had been looking for so came up with an alternative. My mum kept picking random ones up and asking if they'd work. They weren't on the list so they weren't going in.

    Once we'd finished our shops, off we go to self scan. Mum hates those things anyway so I went first to show her how to do it. APG breaks the till and we have to decamp three separate shops off to a manned till. All goes well until I hear the total of my parents shop - more than both of mine combined!

    Turns out that the AB and Palmolive shower gel are no longer on multibuy. Please everyone keep your fingers crossed that their shop works
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    • Savvybuyer
    • By Savvybuyer 4th Dec 17, 1:23 PM
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    11 items (8 different) on your receipt qualify for comparison Asda Morrisons
    1x ASDA Thick Bleach Lemon (1l) 0.60 N/A
    1x ASDA Grower's Selection Carrots (1kg) 0.45 N/A
    1x Hellmann's Real Squeezy Mayonnaise (705g) 2.00 2.00
    1x Pledge Multi-Surface Polish Jasmine (250ml) 1.00 1.00
    1x Silver Spoon Granulated Sugar (2kg) 1.35 0.88
    1x Kellogg's Rice Krispies Squares Chewy Marshmallow Bar (4x28g) 1.70 1.92
    1x Kellogg's Coco Pops (510g) 2.68 2.00
    4x Pepsi Diet Cans (8x330) 10.00 5.00
    1x Barratt Flumps (12g) 0.10 0.10
    1x ASDA Shades Power Towels (4 roll) 4.00 N/A
    1x Cadbury Picnic Chocolate Bar 4 Pack (4x38g) 1.00 1.00
    Comparison total (compared products only) 19.83 13.90
    +5.93 cheaper
    For your information:

    Thank you for the Pepsi info
    I bought the wrong towels and the Rice Krispie is against t's
    Pleased with the sugar price too!!!65533;!!!65533;
    Originally posted by izzy65
    Did you? They look to me like the right ones - longer rolls, total 400 sheets? Or they are what were right but are now wrong due to the collectors going N/A - the ones you have there are the right A price (last time I looked and bought them there weren't any others in my A of 4 price, so I bought the only ones I could see at that price and they were the right ones). If you have got what were correct, it looks like the collectors are no longer comparing them.

    I had a failure against M on the Flash wipes yesterday. I got caught by Antibac going up to 2 online and, at the last moment, I panicked instore and switched to 2x Lemon as they still showed 1 online. It turns out if I'd bought two Antibac they would have worked and still are working against M.

    Vs M
    1x Flash All Purpose Cleaning Wipes Antibacterial (60pk) 2.00 1.00

    I bought some more wipes today, with Mullers against Sainsbobs. However, if I'd gone for my original shopping of one of each version, I would still have failed.

    I had 1 for each from M on Wednesday - I have no idea what price they actually were. Lemon maintained 1 online, APG has 2 - Antibac online went from 1 to 2. A went up from 1 to 2 recently and may have caused M to do that - they were due to be on until 23rd December but according to online it seems the offer was pulled. I thought the offer on Antibac had been pulled, although after Wednesday's price collection - I should have gone with what I knew to be correct but online made me quiver and switch to Lemon that it was showing at 1. As for lemon, it may have been rolled over, may have continued like it was due to or may have gone back up on the SELs on Wednesday in order to go back down again and 'roll' the offer over, or maybe more of the collection stores just had incorrect 2 SELs for that all along and had never shown the offer. I had 1 but, for all I know, it could have been 2 all along (with my 1 store never removing the offer label and instead showing both at 1 when antibac went on offer, which either overlapped with lemon at 1 or lemon went up to 2 whilst antibac went to 1). If it was 2 all along, therefore an offer on Lemon could have started after Wednesday, missing the price collection.

    You see, the problem I have is that, today, my M that has shown 2 on each of them all through and never put the offers on either of them, whilst antibac appeared from online to be 1 but then to have come on offer, now has price crutch 1 labels on each. I need a second store (and probably more than that that, today, I am not going to have) but, with antibac appearing to have ended on offer and gone to 2 online, my store that had been consistently (I think wrongly) 2 before has, right now, gone to 1! Was antibac going up to come back down? I have no idea.

    More importantly (about me leaving it to here), again I am currently in lack of clarity from my store, so it is anyone's guess, I would say - currently, from one store, but this isn't my final view - that I think the Aussies are more likely going to be over on the APG soon (not today though, so get all the shops you need in and checked!). I still have 2 showing in a selection of them near an aisle end, taken away from the main shelf. However, my main shelf, which was near consistently 2 before in this M, is now full price 4.50 SELs across virtually the lot of them. It doesn't matter if offers are showing elsewhere in the store - the main aisle is what counts and, with mine going to full price SELs there (probably more correct than items out like they are on an offer elsewhere in the store that just simply haven't been moved yet, except they just have a single one showing 2 offer on the main aisle shelves in order to tease me - I don't think that's right, they have just 'forgotten', or not noticed, to remove one label and it is on a lower shelf), I think more Ms will be going to full price SELs today and therefore APG likely full price M. If m.com is now suggesting regular, continued 2, then I think M generally are going to full price SELs today in order to put the 2 on display tomorrow or Wednesday in order to continue the products then at that price. Therefore, is on now, may be off from this collection (beginning earliest tomorrow morning should last until at least Thursday, latest has been Saturday) but could be on again for the weekend from Wednesday's collection (depending on whether they are 2 SEL in M on Wednesday).

    EDIT: 4.50 now online. It is going off, as was originally going to be the case. Aussies are going to be over soon. Unless the fluke of the price collectors having several stores that fail to take away the offer labelling, a very unlikely chance, this is now running out of time and going to be in its last hours now - and may end as early as tomorrow morning (mid-morning or early afternoon is more usual - which means shopping at least 2 hours earlier than that - we could have an extra day, or unlikely more, but I would get all the shopping done by tonight and checked immediately - do not forget and leave your receipts around and check them on some later date - I certainly wouldn't be leaving this until tomorrow late morning to check: shopping two hours earlier than that may still be too late).
    Last edited by Savvybuyer; 04-12-2017 at 1:39 PM.
    M lists - page 18 (on 40 posts per page setting) - Avs M: post 705-708 inclusive; Tvs M and "Buy in M": post 708 onwards.

    3Dogs' lists - page 6, posts 210-214.
    • Dizzy Ditzy
    • By Dizzy Ditzy 4th Dec 17, 1:35 PM
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    My B&H shop worked
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    • midwinter
    • By midwinter 4th Dec 17, 1:37 PM
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    midwinter
    Do you have a link for this one as never sure which one it is in asda
    Originally posted by choclate24

    https://groceries.asda.com/product/gifts-for-him/dove-mencare-ultimate-care-gift-set-with-shower-tool/910003257563

    8 each on SEL
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    • Dizzy Ditzy
    • By Dizzy Ditzy 4th Dec 17, 1:41 PM
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    One for the Tesco filler lost is nestle milky bar medium white chocolate bar (25g) 0.60 v 0.49
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    • braveheart60uk
    • By braveheart60uk 4th Dec 17, 1:42 PM
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    B&H worked today
    • Savvybuyer
    • By Savvybuyer 4th Dec 17, 1:53 PM
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    Savvybuyer
    Izzy65....They are the right Power towels...The 4 pack...Looks like they have gone from comparison to Morries...
    Originally posted by marmitelovemehateme
    They have probably done what they have done with the SP and M Savers Toilet Rolls - noticed that they are different size. Whilst the Toilet Rolls have hopefully thankfully got rid of (I hope it does not come back) a bad comparison against M being double the size, the Kitchen Towels, the other way, were in our favour. They may come back on a future comparison, which we won't know unless wombles get them, but they are certainly off now. Can I check - is there any Scotland/England+Wales issue before I write them off for now? It may just be a temporary loss of them against M that could come back on the next collection (it won't retrospectively apply to this shop unfortunately) but I think it is probably now gone for good.
    M lists - page 18 (on 40 posts per page setting) - Avs M: post 705-708 inclusive; Tvs M and "Buy in M": post 708 onwards.

    3Dogs' lists - page 6, posts 210-214.
    • Serendipitious
    • By Serendipitious 4th Dec 17, 1:53 PM
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    Did someone on here want Nestle Walnut Whips? Seem to remember something about that. Anyway, they are in Poundland, 3 in a pack, also there are different varieties available, original, mint and caramel.

    Retail park absolutely crammed, only went to collect my fleece and get some binbags, then decided to get out of there pdq.

    Fleece is lovely, perfect gift.
    All shall be well, and all shall be well and all manner of thing shall be well.




    • izzeyb
    • By izzeyb 4th Dec 17, 2:01 PM
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    Did someone on here want Nestle Walnut Whips? Seem to remember something about that. Anyway, they are in Poundland, 3 in a pack, also there are different varieties available, original, mint and caramel.

    Retail park absolutely crammed, only went to collect my fleece and get some binbags, then decided to get out of there pdq.

    Fleece is lovely, perfect gift.
    Originally posted by Serendipitious

    I think it was Arthien.

    My mum announced yesterday she fancied a walnut whip so thanks from me, I will get some tomorrow.
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