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Dispatches is a British television current affairs documentary series on Channel 4, first transmitted in 1987. The programme covers issues about British society, politics, health, religion, international current affairs and the environment.
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Next: 28x21 -- Supermarkets: The Real Price of Cheap Food (Aug/04/2014)

Morland Sanders investigates the people at the bottom of the food chain when it comes to supermarket supply chains and how they are suffering more as shoppers try to beat the recession and turn to online retailers and cheaper value supermarkets such as Aldi and Lidl, increasing the pressure on the top supermarkets who are having to introduce more special offers and multi-buy deals.

Prev: 28x20 -- Supermarket Wars (Jul/28/2014)

Food retailing has been undergoing its greatest revolution since supermarkets were invented with the era of domination by the big four , Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons and Asda under threat. The show attempts to find out what went wrong, and is still going wrong, and reveals the tricks of Aldi and Lidl's success.

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Warning: Dispatches guide may contain spoilers
Classification: Documentary
Genre: Crime | Current Events | Debate | Family | Finance | Interview | Lifestyle
Status: Returning Series
Network: Channel 4 ( United Kingdom)
Airs: Mondays at 08:00 pm
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: October 30, 1987
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