The best time to get food with discounted yellow stickers, according to a Marks & Spencer manager, is not in the evening.
ARE YOU TIRED OF HOW EVERYONE ELSE SEEMS TO FIND A YELLOW STICKER DEAL BUT YOU?
That could be the result of your adherence to the maxim “right place, right time.”
But if you’re hoping to score a deal on food, a Marks & Spencer manager says there’s a very specific time you should visit your store, and it’s probably not when you think.
When is the best time to purchase those M&S yellow stickers, Danielle, who blogs under the handle @charityshoplife, asks in a video she posted on TikTok.
“I see people getting deals on here all the time, but when I go, it’s like £2 off – that’s the best deal I could find,” she continues.
“I arrive right before closing and nothing is left.”
Fortunately for Danielle, a M&S store manager read her post and offered a very valuable tip.
“M&S manager here. We sticker throughout the night so that when the store opens, if there are loads, it gets reduced again at 2pm, which is unlikely but usually happens.
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The manager was then asked whether the items are reduced further, to which she responded: “That’s the final reduction, can’t guarantee it’s the same everywhere though but worth a try at that time.”
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Thе vidеo quickly garnеrеd ovеr 122,000 viеws and countlеss commеnts, with somе commеntеrs suggеsting that thе discountеd pricеs variеs by storе.
Onе pеrson wrotе, “My mum works at M&S and thеy do thе sеcond rеductions bеtwееn 3-4pm!”
Anothеr wrotе: “At my storе, wе do sеcond rеductions at 4pm.”