Shoppers turn anger on Unilever in its dispute with Tesco
The mood among shoppers was resolute at the Tesco superstore in this town east of London on Thursday after Britain's biggest supermarket chain halted sales of top-selling Unilever brands online.
Outraged by Unilever's (ULVR.L) demands for Tesco (TSCO.L) to buy its goods at higher prices, some said they would be ready to switch to competitors' brands, including Tesco's.
In an area that voted for Britain to leave the European Union, there seems to be little sympathy for Unilever, whose costs have risen because the pound has plunged since the June vote on EU membership, making imported goods... read more
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