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Summer's Supermarket Secrets

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Gregg Wallace goes behind the scenes with Britain's biggest food retailers. He reveals how the supermarkets bring us our summer favourites, and how they stay ahead of the weather.

We buy a staggering 90% of our food from supermarkets, and they have a huge influence over our lives. Gregg Wallace goes behind the scenes with Britain's biggest food retailers over the course of a year to discover how they source, make and move the food we find on the supermarket shelves. He has exclusive access to the buyers, product developers, food technologists and backroom teams, and gets the insider's guide to how much they know about us and our tastes.

Gregg reveals how the supermarkets bring us our summer favourites. He finds out why there is more than meets the eye in a supermarket strawberry, what it takes to bring us our barbeques, and how they stay one step ahead of the weather.

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Last on

Tue 15 Jul 2014 23:10

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Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Gregg Wallace
Director Tom Watt-Smith
Series Producer Paul Overton
Executive Producer Marcus Herbert

Broadcasts

  • Thu 4 Jul 2013 21:00
  • Sun 25 Aug 2013 15:15
  • Tue 27 Aug 2013 09:35
  • Tue 15 Jul 2014 22:40
  • Tue 15 Jul 2014 23:10

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