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Covid UK information newest – Tesco hit by beer scarcity & Asda bread aisles empty as coronavirus ‘pingdemic’ hits supermarkets

Covid UK news latest – Tesco hit by beer shortage & Asda bread aisles empty as coronavirus ‘pingdemic’ hits supermarkets


SUPERMARKETS say there’s simply 48 hours to repair the pingdemic or customers will face empty cabinets, with shops already operating out of staples comparable to beer and bread.

Enormous numbers of employees have needed to self-isolate after being pinged by the NHS Covid app, which has hit provides – whereas The PM once more refused to alter the app’s system.

The disaster is hitting supermarkets’ opening hours and beginning to trigger gaps in recent meat, salad, bottled drinks and freezer sections.

There was a scarcity of recent fruit and veg, fridge meals, water, beer and kitchen roll at a Tesco in Cambridge, whereas close by Asda ran in need of bread and greens.

Figures launched on Wednesday revealed how as much as one million folks — double the week earlier than — have been pressured off work.

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