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Morrisons reintroduces rationing

Christian Fernsby ▼ | September 25, 2020
Morrisons on Thursday became the first major British supermarket chain to reintroduce shopper restrictions on purchases of key items.
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Morrisons, Britain’s fourth largest supermarket group, said it was limiting consumers buying products such as toilet rolls, disinfectants and bleach to a maximum of three items. It has also applied some caps to online orders.

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“We’ve got decent stock levels but we want to be sure that they are available for everyone,” said a Morrisons spokesman.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson told the British people on Tuesday to work from home where possible and ordered restaurants and bars to close early to tackle a spike in the pandemic, with new restrictions likely to last six months.

Images on social media showed some gaps in supermarkets’ shelves.