Did you know that Waitrose gives away one million cups of coffee and tea a week. Me neither but they are now the second biggest provider of coffee in the uk – and all free to loyalty card holders. They are putting stores like
Starbucks out of business. Get down there quick and drive the snobs out.
‘Waitrose is facing a middle-class backlash after complaints that its stores are being invaded by less well-off shoppers.
Regular customers claim the supermarket’s offer of free cups of tea and coffee in all its stores is attracting the wrong type of clientele.
For months, the upmarket chain has been giving complimentary hot drinks to loyalty card holders – even if they do not make a purchase.’