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Judge’s scathing comments over Tesco’s ‘implausible defence’ after selling mouldy grapes – Birmingham Live

Tesco has been fined £7.5m for selling dozens of products past their ‘use by’ date at stores in Rubery, Bournville and the city centre

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A judge has slammed Tesco’s ‘implausible defence’ in court after three stores sold out of date food to Birmingham customers.
The damning criticism came as the supermarket chain was fined £7.5m for failing to remove dozens of items past their ‘use by’ date at shops across the city.
The grim discoveries included children’s meals, soup that should have been removed 17 days earlier and a pack of mouldy grapes.
A total of 67 expired products were discovered; 29 at the Express store on Linden Road,…

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