The Independent reports that Tesco has been accused of running a "spin" operation to counter accusations of abuse of its vast market power as a major Competition Commission inquiry into the grocery sector prepares to release its initial thinking.

The Independent reports that Tesco has been accused of running a “spin” operation to counter accusations of abuse of its vast market power in the UK as a major Competition Commission inquiry into the grocery sector prepares to release its initial thinking. Many letters have flooded into the inquiry against Tesco – here are two that the Indie highlights:

Graham Hoenes… is “incensed” by comments the group made on its Talking Tesco website. “They should rename it Talking Bollocks,” he said. “Instead of putting the record straight, Tesco has just twisted the truth. Their comments are completely wrong.”…On the website, Tesco said it had “worked with the planners and identified an edge-of-town site just to the south of the railway station”. But Mr Hoenes said: “Fact – it is not an edge-of-town location, it is slap bang in the centre of our high street.”

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