Shops open all night to ease Christmas chaos on Sunday (the busiest day of the year)

Shops open all night to ease Christmas chaos on Sunday (the busiest day of the year) | UPDATED: 01:26 GMT, 21 December 2012 Supermarkets are trading around the clock in a bid to avoid a chaotic crush on Sunday – December 23, the day before Christmas Eve. The date is normally the busiest day of the year as families stock up for the holiday, but Sunday trading laws will restrict large outlets to just six hours opening.

How do they sell Xmas champagne for 9.99? Supermarket bubbly has never been cheaper but some is sparklingly good

How do they sell Xmas champagne for 9.99 Supermarket bubbly has never been cheaper but some is sparklingly goodSupermarkets engage in 'price war' selling famous drink at discount pricesAsda selling champagne for 10, while Aldi prices bottle at 9.99Both Waitrose and Tesco selling bottles for 14.99 | UPDATED: 01:24 GMT, 15 December 2012 Price war: Supermarkets are competing to offer the lowest priced Champagne this Christmas. Pierre Darcys champagne, pictured, is being sold by Asda for only 10, usually costing 23.98 a bottle Well, it looks like champagne and it tastes like champagne, but it doesn’t clean out the wallet like champagne

Marks & Spencer: Early birds can pick up a turkey at midnight as stores extend opening hours to attract last minute shoppers

Early birds can pick up M&S turkey at midnight: Stores to open early to attract last minute shoppersSome M&S branches will open at midnight on Christmas Eve in a bid to lure last-minute shoppersMove came after Chancellor refused to allow large shops to extend opening hours on December 23 | UPDATED: 07:55 GMT, 6 December 2012 Marks & Spencer will for the first time open some stores at midnight on the morning of Christmas Eve in a bid to lure last-minute shoppers.

Posh rice at a scary price: Vintage crop of basmati from 2006 selling for 10 a kilo… but is it twice as nice?

Posh rice at a scary price: Vintage crop of basmati from 2006 selling for 10 a kilo… but is it twice as nice | UPDATED: 22:07 GMT, 1 December 2012 Curry lovers are in for a treat as a vintage crop of rice from ‘one of the finest-ever years’ hits the shelves

Supermarkets agree to end discount "cons" that tempt shoppers with bogus claims of savings

Supermarkets agree to end discount 'cons' that tempt shoppers with bogus claims of savings | UPDATED: 07:41 GMT, 30 November 2012 Supermarkets have agreed to end bargain price cons that tempt shoppers with bogus claims of savings.